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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 324 317 339
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.042% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.045% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £45,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £54,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
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
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 7 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Social Network
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Calabash
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Handset
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Social Network
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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