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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 261 313 346
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.038% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.040% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +21.79%
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
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Senior QA Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) QA
2 23 (82.14%) Selenium
3 22 (78.57%) WebDriver
3 22 (78.57%) Automated Testing
3 22 (78.57%) Java
4 20 (71.43%) Jenkins
5 15 (53.57%) Test Automation
5 15 (53.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
6 14 (50.00%) BDD
6 14 (50.00%) API Testing
6 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 13 (46.43%) Manual Testing
7 13 (46.43%) E-Commerce
7 13 (46.43%) User Stories
7 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
7 13 (46.43%) Automation Testing
8 12 (42.86%) iPad
8 12 (42.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 12 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (42.86%) SDLC
8 12 (42.86%) Rally
8 12 (42.86%) ISEB
8 12 (42.86%) C#
8 12 (42.86%) SAP
8 12 (42.86%) JMeter
8 12 (42.86%) TDD
8 12 (42.86%) OWASP
8 12 (42.86%) Mercurial
8 12 (42.86%) WATIR

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (82.14%) Selenium
2 22 (78.57%) WebDriver
3 20 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 13 (46.43%) Cucumber
5 12 (42.86%) JIRA
5 12 (42.86%) JMeter
5 12 (42.86%) Mercurial
5 12 (42.86%) WATIR
6 8 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
8 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
8 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
8 1 (3.57%) Spock
8 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.57%) Java EE
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) Swagger
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) iPad
2 4 (14.29%) Fintech
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Automated Testing
2 15 (53.57%) Test Automation
2 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
2 15 (53.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (50.00%) API Testing
3 14 (50.00%) BDD
3 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 13 (46.43%) Automation Testing
4 13 (46.43%) E-Commerce
4 13 (46.43%) Manual Testing
4 13 (46.43%) User Stories
5 12 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
5 12 (42.86%) OWASP
5 12 (42.86%) SDLC
5 12 (42.86%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) Ruby
3 8 (28.57%) Groovy
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ISEB
1 12 (42.86%) ISTQB
1 12 (42.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Rally
1 12 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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