The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 137 165 174
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 21 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.75% 0.19% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.19% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +22.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,100 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,900 £29,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2723 3117 3082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.63% 97.41% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2225 2433 2530
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

QA Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +12 14 £42,500 +23.18% 1
Leicestershire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 3 £35,000 -
QA Engineer
England

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) QA
2 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) Selenium
4 20 (58.82%) Automated Testing
5 15 (44.12%) Test Scripting
6 13 (38.24%) Cucumber
7 12 (35.29%) Java
8 10 (29.41%) Scrum
8 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
8 10 (29.41%) Functional Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (26.47%) Performance Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Ruby
9 9 (26.47%) JIRA
9 9 (26.47%) C#
10 8 (23.53%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) .NET
11 7 (20.59%) Finance
11 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
11 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
11 7 (20.59%) RESTful
11 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
12 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
12 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
12 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
12 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (17.65%) Retail
13 5 (14.71%) Perl
13 5 (14.71%) OO

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Selenium
2 13 (38.24%) Cucumber
3 9 (26.47%) JIRA
4 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
5 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
6 4 (11.76%) Appium
6 4 (11.76%) Subversion
7 3 (8.82%) Ant
7 3 (8.82%) Maven
8 2 (5.88%) Calabash
8 2 (5.88%) Capybara
8 2 (5.88%) Protractor
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
1 7 (20.59%) RESTful
2 5 (14.71%) REST
3 4 (11.76%) Gherkin
4 3 (8.82%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Android
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Automated Testing
3 15 (44.12%) Test Scripting
4 10 (29.41%) Functional Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) Performance Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
7 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 5 (14.71%) Automation Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (14.71%) OO
8 5 (14.71%) Open Source
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) Ruby
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 5 (14.71%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (100.00%) QA
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, healthcare & Bonus (company perform
Posted: 15 days ago