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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 813 821 804
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 52 42 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.042% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.044% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 47
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £24,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+55.10% -24.61%
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -13 21 £42,500 +6.25% 3
South East -10 12 £55,000 +129.16% 26
North West - 9 £38,000 -
West Midlands -14 3 £35,000 +40.00% 1
East of England -17 3 £38,750 - 4
North East - 3 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -17 1 £27,500 -
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 138 (95.83%) QA
2 87 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (41.67%) Selenium
4 56 (38.89%) Test Scripting
5 52 (36.11%) Cucumber
5 52 (36.11%) Gherkin
6 50 (34.72%) Open Source
7 46 (31.94%) Scrum
8 37 (25.69%) C#
8 37 (25.69%) E-Commerce
9 35 (24.31%) Ruby
10 34 (23.61%) BDD
11 33 (22.92%) WebDriver
12 31 (21.53%) Test Automation
13 30 (20.83%) Degree
13 30 (20.83%) WATIR
14 29 (20.14%) ERP
14 29 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (20.14%) RDBMS
14 29 (20.14%) Test Strategy
14 29 (20.14%) Relational Database
15 28 (19.44%) Java
15 28 (19.44%) TDD
16 27 (18.75%) C++
16 27 (18.75%) SQL
17 23 (15.97%) Benchmarking
17 23 (15.97%) Computer Science
17 23 (15.97%) Mentoring
18 22 (15.28%) SQL Server
18 22 (15.28%) Windows

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (11.11%) Confluence
2 11 (7.64%) IIS
3 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.19%) GitHub
2 4 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) SAN
2 1 (0.69%) IMAP
2 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.69%) NAS
2 1 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.14%) RDBMS
1 29 (20.14%) Relational Database
2 22 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.94%) RavenDB
4 2 (1.39%) MySQL
4 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 60 (41.67%) Selenium
2 52 (36.11%) Cucumber
3 33 (22.92%) WebDriver
4 30 (20.83%) WATIR
5 22 (15.28%) JIRA
6 21 (14.58%) JMeter
7 15 (10.42%) TeamCity
8 13 (9.03%) QuickTest Pro
9 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
10 10 (6.94%) NCrunch
10 10 (6.94%) NUnit
10 10 (6.94%) ReSharper
10 10 (6.94%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (6.94%) Moq
11 7 (4.86%) Subversion
12 5 (3.47%) JUnit
13 4 (2.78%) Maven
13 4 (2.78%) Jenkins
13 4 (2.78%) Ranorex
13 4 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 18 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (5.56%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.39%) Military
5 2 (1.39%) Back Office
5 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.69%) Front Office
6 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (36.11%) Gherkin
2 20 (13.89%) .NET
3 18 (12.50%) HTML
4 11 (7.64%) CSS
5 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.94%) MSMQ
5 10 (6.94%) NHibernate
5 10 (6.94%) .NET Framework
5 10 (6.94%) jQuery
5 10 (6.94%) Spring.NET
5 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (6.94%) StructureMap
5 10 (6.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (6.94%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (6.94%) Dapper ORM
6 8 (5.56%) Web Services
7 7 (4.86%) XML
8 4 (2.78%) REST
8 4 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 50 (34.72%) Open Source
2 23 (15.97%) Computer Science
3 19 (13.19%) Blog
4 15 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 8 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (4.86%) Animation
8 4 (2.78%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.39%) Wiki
10 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.39%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.39%) Equities
10 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.69%) Derivative
11 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.69%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.28%) Windows
2 21 (14.58%) Linux
3 4 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (0.69%) Android
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 46 (31.94%) Scrum
4 37 (25.69%) E-Commerce
5 34 (23.61%) BDD
6 31 (21.53%) Test Automation
7 29 (20.14%) Test Strategy
7 29 (20.14%) ERP
7 29 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (19.44%) TDD
9 23 (15.97%) Benchmarking
9 23 (15.97%) Mentoring
10 22 (15.28%) Manual Testing
11 20 (13.89%) Performance Testing
12 17 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (11.81%) Automated Testing
13 16 (11.11%) Integration Testing
13 16 (11.11%) User Stories
14 15 (10.42%) Pair Programming
15 14 (9.72%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (25.69%) C#
2 35 (24.31%) Ruby
3 28 (19.44%) Java
4 27 (18.75%) C++
4 27 (18.75%) SQL
5 18 (12.50%) Python
6 16 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.94%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.47%) PHP
9 3 (2.08%) C
10 2 (1.39%) Perl
11 1 (0.69%) VBScript
11 1 (0.69%) VB
11 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (20.83%) Degree
2 10 (6.94%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (4.17%) ISEB
5 5 (3.47%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.39%) HND
8 1 (0.69%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (95.83%) QA
2 22 (15.28%) ISO 9001
3 13 (9.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (8.33%) TickIT
5 10 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 10 (6.94%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (4.86%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.69%) Firmware
2 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.94%) Endeca
2 10 (6.94%) RedPrairie
3 8 (5.56%) VMware
4 5 (3.47%) Oracle
5 2 (1.39%) Perforce
6 1 (0.69%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.69%) Cerillion
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Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
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South West
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
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Farnham
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
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Farnham
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
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City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnham
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
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Kent
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
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Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £31 - £35000 per annum + negot Pension and Bonus
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