The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Engineer
Rank 820 833 816
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 34 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.051% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.054% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 26 53 37
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Quality Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Quality Engineer Salary Trend in England

Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Quality Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Quality Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
London +30 12 £47,500 +11.76% 3
South East +3 11 £47,500 +46.15% 5
North West +2 4 £37,500 -
South West -14 3 - - 12
East of England +11 2 £52,000 +52.94%
East Midlands +9 2 £30,500 +69.44% 1
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Quality 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 Quality Engineer in their job title.

1 61 (88.41%) QA
2 46 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (39.13%) Java
4 26 (37.68%) Automated Testing
5 20 (28.99%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (27.54%) Selenium
6 19 (27.54%) Web Services
7 18 (26.09%) XML
7 18 (26.09%) Scrum
8 17 (24.64%) Manual Testing
9 16 (23.19%) Finance
9 16 (23.19%) Oracle
9 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
10 15 (21.74%) C#
10 15 (21.74%) Performance Testing
11 14 (20.29%) Degree
12 13 (18.84%) TDD
12 13 (18.84%) Waterfall
13 12 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (17.39%) Regression Testing
14 11 (15.94%) ISTQB
14 11 (15.94%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
14 11 (15.94%) BDD
15 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
15 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
16 9 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (13.04%) Windows
16 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
16 9 (13.04%) User Stories

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Quality 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 Quality Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.70%) Confluence
2 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.90%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (2.90%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) VoIP
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) MySQL
3 6 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.35%) DB2
4 3 (4.35%) OLTP
5 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.45%) OLAP
6 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Selenium
2 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
3 8 (11.59%) Ranorex
3 8 (11.59%) JIRA
4 6 (8.70%) Zephyr
4 6 (8.70%) JUnit
5 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.35%) JMeter
6 3 (4.35%) TestNG
7 2 (2.90%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (2.90%) TestDirector
7 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.45%) Subversion
8 1 (1.45%) Maven
8 1 (1.45%) jMock
8 1 (1.45%) Ant
8 1 (1.45%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.35%) Electronics
3 3 (4.35%) Automotive
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) Web Services
2 18 (26.09%) XML
3 8 (11.59%) .NET
4 7 (10.14%) HTML
5 6 (8.70%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.90%) HTML5
6 2 (2.90%) Middleware
7 1 (1.45%) Spring
7 1 (1.45%) Ajax
7 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.45%) Java EE
7 1 (1.45%) JMS
7 1 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.45%) RESTful
7 1 (1.45%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
4 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.70%) Wiki
6 5 (7.25%) Open Source
7 3 (4.35%) User Experience
8 2 (2.90%) Social Media
8 2 (2.90%) iPad
8 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.90%) Derivative
8 2 (2.90%) Statistics
8 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.45%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.45%) iPhone
9 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Android
2 4 (5.80%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) UNIX
3 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.90%) Solaris
5 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.68%) Automated Testing
3 20 (28.99%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (26.09%) Scrum
5 17 (24.64%) Manual Testing
6 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
7 15 (21.74%) Performance Testing
8 13 (18.84%) TDD
8 13 (18.84%) Waterfall
9 12 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (17.39%) Regression Testing
10 11 (15.94%) BDD
11 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
11 9 (13.04%) User Stories
12 8 (11.59%) Automation Testing
12 8 (11.59%) Compatibility Testing
12 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
12 8 (11.59%) Integration Testing
13 7 (10.14%) RAD
13 7 (10.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) Java
2 15 (21.74%) C#
3 2 (2.90%) SQL
3 2 (2.90%) C
3 2 (2.90%) COBOL
3 2 (2.90%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) Ruby
4 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 11 (15.94%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (8.70%) ISEB
5 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.90%) CCNA
6 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (88.41%) QA
2 8 (11.59%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.90%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.45%) TickIT
4 1 (1.45%) SLA
4 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) HP
4 2 (2.90%) Green Hat
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco
4 2 (2.90%) Juniper
4 2 (2.90%) Redback
5 1 (1.45%) BT
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.45%) Reuters
5 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.45%) Tableau
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive plus salary
Posted: 17 days ago