The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 256 238 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.076% 0.097% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.73% -25.78%
Senior QA Engineer
England

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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7589 6859 8596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.98% 94.70% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6253 5881 7323
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 East of England

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

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior QA Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 6 £32,500 - 2
Senior QA Engineer
England

Senior QA Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) ISEB
3 6 (75.00%) Internet
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (75.00%) JIRA
3 6 (75.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Validation

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
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