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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 781 788 819
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 88 66 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.065% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.069% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 41 58 54
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

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 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
South East +6 37 £35,000 +11.11% 8
London +6 31 £43,000 +50.87% 3
South West -11 11 £32,750 -37.61% 11
Yorkshire - 7 £27,500 -
East of England -12 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
East Midlands -21 1 £35,000 -12.50%
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 140 (97.22%) QA
2 62 (43.06%) Selenium
2 62 (43.06%) Test Scripting
3 57 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (34.03%) Cucumber
5 47 (32.64%) Open Source
5 47 (32.64%) Gherkin
6 44 (30.56%) Scrum
7 40 (27.78%) E-Commerce
8 35 (24.31%) Ruby
9 34 (23.61%) Relational Database
10 33 (22.92%) WebDriver
11 32 (22.22%) Java
12 31 (21.53%) RDBMS
12 31 (21.53%) JIRA
12 31 (21.53%) BDD
13 30 (20.83%) WATIR
13 30 (20.83%) Test Strategy
13 30 (20.83%) TDD
14 29 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (20.14%) ERP
14 29 (20.14%) C#
15 28 (19.44%) SQL
16 23 (15.97%) Degree
17 22 (15.28%) Security Cleared
18 21 (14.58%) Computer Science
18 21 (14.58%) Test Automation
18 21 (14.58%) Software Engineering
19 20 (13.89%) ISO 9001
19 20 (13.89%) Benchmarking

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (13.19%) Confluence
2 12 (8.33%) IIS
3 4 (2.78%) Node.js
3 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.19%) GitHub
2 2 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) SAN
2 1 (0.69%) SMTP
2 1 (0.69%) CTI
2 1 (0.69%) IMAP
2 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.69%) Wireless
2 1 (0.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.61%) Relational Database
2 31 (21.53%) RDBMS
3 15 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 10 (6.94%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 62 (43.06%) Selenium
2 49 (34.03%) Cucumber
3 33 (22.92%) WebDriver
4 31 (21.53%) JIRA
5 30 (20.83%) WATIR
6 17 (11.81%) JMeter
7 14 (9.72%) TeamCity
7 14 (9.72%) QuickTest Pro
8 10 (6.94%) Git (software)
8 10 (6.94%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (6.94%) Moq
8 10 (6.94%) NCrunch
8 10 (6.94%) NUnit
8 10 (6.94%) ReSharper
9 8 (5.56%) Hudson
10 7 (4.86%) Jenkins
11 5 (3.47%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.78%) Maven
12 4 (2.78%) Subversion
12 4 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 10 (6.94%) Finance
2 9 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 8 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.56%) Front Office
3 8 (5.56%) Electronics
4 7 (4.86%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.86%) Automotive
5 4 (2.78%) Back Office
5 4 (2.78%) Games
5 4 (2.78%) Military
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (32.64%) Gherkin
2 18 (12.50%) .NET
3 16 (11.11%) HTML
4 12 (8.33%) CSS
5 11 (7.64%) jQuery
6 10 (6.94%) Spring.NET
6 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (6.94%) StructureMap
6 10 (6.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (6.94%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (6.94%) Dapper ORM
6 10 (6.94%) .NET Framework
6 10 (6.94%) NHibernate
6 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET
6 10 (6.94%) MSMQ
7 4 (2.78%) Sass
7 4 (2.78%) REST
7 4 (2.78%) SOAP
8 2 (1.39%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 47 (32.64%) Open Source
2 21 (14.58%) Computer Science
3 19 (13.19%) Blog
4 6 (4.17%) Derivative
5 5 (3.47%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.47%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.69%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.69%) Animation
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.19%) Linux
2 18 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (3.47%) UNIX
4 3 (2.08%) Android
5 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.06%) Test Scripting
2 57 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (30.56%) Scrum
4 40 (27.78%) E-Commerce
5 31 (21.53%) BDD
6 30 (20.83%) Test Strategy
6 30 (20.83%) TDD
7 29 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (20.14%) ERP
8 21 (14.58%) Test Automation
8 21 (14.58%) Software Engineering
9 20 (13.89%) Benchmarking
10 19 (13.19%) Software Testing
11 18 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 18 (12.50%) Automated Testing
12 15 (10.42%) Pair Programming
12 15 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (9.72%) Refactoring
14 13 (9.03%) Performance Testing
15 12 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.31%) Ruby
2 32 (22.22%) Java
3 29 (20.14%) C#
4 28 (19.44%) SQL
5 16 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 12 (8.33%) Python
7 11 (7.64%) C++
8 10 (6.94%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.17%) PHP
10 5 (3.47%) VBA
10 5 (3.47%) Perl
11 2 (1.39%) VBScript
12 1 (0.69%) VB
12 1 (0.69%) C
12 1 (0.69%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (15.97%) Degree
2 22 (15.28%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.94%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.25%) ISEB
5 7 (4.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (97.22%) QA
2 20 (13.89%) ISO 9001
3 11 (7.64%) TickIT
4 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.69%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.69%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (6.94%) RedPrairie
1 10 (6.94%) VMware
1 10 (6.94%) Endeca
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.47%) Oracle
4 2 (1.39%) Mitel
4 2 (1.39%) Avaya
5 1 (0.69%) Sybase
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 32,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + life insurance, pension, holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension, bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension, bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, holiday, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension scheme
Posted: 16 days ago
Dartmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Devon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension and healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension and holiday
Posted: 23 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension and holiday
Posted: 27 days ago
Devon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension and healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago