The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 313 313 320
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 1 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.12% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 6
Average salary £65,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.89% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.05%
Senior QA Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer across the City of London region.

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior QA Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Calabash
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Social Network
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior QA Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA