The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.49% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
245 300 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.08% 93.46% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 202 283 305
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Engineer
London

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Croydon

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Croydon

QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited 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 QA Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) QA
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (85.00%) .NET Framework
3 17 (85.00%) Degree
3 17 (85.00%) C#
3 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) .NET
3 17 (85.00%) TestComplete
3 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (80.00%) WebDriver
4 16 (80.00%) Test Strategy
4 16 (80.00%) Selenium
4 16 (80.00%) Analytics
4 16 (80.00%) Ranorex
4 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (80.00%) WinRunner
4 16 (80.00%) Web Services
4 16 (80.00%) OO
4 16 (80.00%) RAD
4 16 (80.00%) Client/Server
4 16 (80.00%) Mathematics
4 16 (80.00%) Finance
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) B2B
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region that cited 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 QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) TestComplete
2 16 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 16 (80.00%) Selenium
2 16 (80.00%) Ranorex
2 16 (80.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET Framework
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 16 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 16 (80.00%) Analytics
3 16 (80.00%) OO
3 16 (80.00%) RAD
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.00%) B2B
4 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.00%) User Stories
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft