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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 143 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 16 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.13% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.13% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £31,400 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,600 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
2758 3098 3098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.57% 97.42% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2413 2567
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 0 8 £51,250 +55.30%
Derbyshire - 4 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £37,500 - 2
QA Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 36 (100.00%) QA
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) Selenium
4 17 (47.22%) Automated Testing
5 15 (41.67%) Test Scripting
6 14 (38.89%) Cucumber
7 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (27.78%) Performance Testing
7 10 (27.78%) Ruby
7 10 (27.78%) JIRA
7 10 (27.78%) Scrum
8 9 (25.00%) SQL
8 9 (25.00%) Java
8 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Manual Testing
10 7 (19.44%) C#
10 7 (19.44%) Retail
10 7 (19.44%) Finance
10 7 (19.44%) Test Strategy
10 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
10 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
11 6 (16.67%) REST
11 6 (16.67%) BDD
11 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 5 (13.89%) RESTful
12 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
12 5 (13.89%) Usability Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Subversion
12 5 (13.89%) .NET

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Selenium
2 14 (38.89%) Cucumber
3 10 (27.78%) JIRA
4 5 (13.89%) Appium
4 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.89%) Subversion
5 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.56%) Calabash
6 2 (5.56%) Capybara
6 2 (5.56%) Protractor
6 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.78%) Maven
7 1 (2.78%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) REST
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) Gherkin
2 5 (13.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Automated Testing
3 15 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 10 (27.78%) Performance Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Scrum
5 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Test Strategy
8 6 (16.67%) BDD
8 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 5 (13.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Issue Tracking
9 5 (13.89%) SDLC
9 5 (13.89%) Usability Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Project Management
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.33%) Open Source
11 3 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Ruby
2 9 (25.00%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) Perl
4 3 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) SAP
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