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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 789 816 822
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 89 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.046% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.048% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 39
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.62% -
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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
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 £26,750 £26,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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
London +7 31 £35,000 - 2
South East +12 29 £60,000 +41.17% 7
North East - 10 £45,000 -
South West -18 9 £28,000 -46.66% 6
East of England -21 6 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Yorkshire - 4 £23,000 -
North West - 3 £38,000 - 5
West Midlands - 1 - - 3
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 141 (96.58%) QA
2 74 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (37.67%) Selenium
4 53 (36.30%) Test Scripting
5 51 (34.93%) Cucumber
6 49 (33.56%) Open Source
6 49 (33.56%) Gherkin
7 41 (28.08%) Scrum
8 40 (27.40%) E-Commerce
9 35 (23.97%) Ruby
10 34 (23.29%) BDD
11 33 (22.60%) ISO 9001
12 31 (21.23%) WebDriver
13 30 (20.55%) WATIR
13 30 (20.55%) Relational Database
13 30 (20.55%) RDBMS
13 30 (20.55%) TDD
14 29 (19.86%) ERP
14 29 (19.86%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (19.86%) Java
14 29 (19.86%) Test Strategy
15 28 (19.18%) Test Automation
15 28 (19.18%) SQL
16 26 (17.81%) C#
16 26 (17.81%) Degree
17 25 (17.12%) C++
18 24 (16.44%) JIRA
19 23 (15.75%) Mentoring
20 21 (14.38%) Computer Science
21 20 (13.70%) JMeter

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (9.59%) Confluence
2 11 (7.53%) IIS
3 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.01%) GitHub
2 2 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) NAS
2 1 (0.68%) IMAP
2 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.68%) Wireless
2 1 (0.68%) SAN
2 1 (0.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.55%) Relational Database
1 30 (20.55%) RDBMS
2 14 (9.59%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.85%) RavenDB
4 2 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 55 (37.67%) Selenium
2 51 (34.93%) Cucumber
3 31 (21.23%) WebDriver
4 30 (20.55%) WATIR
5 24 (16.44%) JIRA
6 20 (13.70%) JMeter
7 17 (11.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (10.27%) TeamCity
9 12 (8.22%) Git (software)
10 10 (6.85%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (6.85%) Moq
10 10 (6.85%) NCrunch
10 10 (6.85%) ReSharper
10 10 (6.85%) NUnit
11 7 (4.79%) Subversion
12 4 (2.74%) Toad
12 4 (2.74%) JUnit
12 4 (2.74%) Maven
12 4 (2.74%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.74%) Hudson
General
1 10 (6.85%) Manufacturing
1 10 (6.85%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.48%) Electronics
2 8 (5.48%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Aerospace
2 8 (5.48%) Banking
3 4 (2.74%) Military
4 3 (2.05%) Games
5 2 (1.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (33.56%) Gherkin
2 16 (10.96%) HTML
3 12 (8.22%) CSS
4 11 (7.53%) .NET
4 11 (7.53%) jQuery
5 10 (6.85%) Spring.NET
5 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (6.85%) StructureMap
5 10 (6.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (6.85%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (6.85%) Dapper ORM
5 10 (6.85%) NHibernate
5 10 (6.85%) .NET Framework
5 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.85%) MSMQ
6 4 (2.74%) SOAP
6 4 (2.74%) REST
6 4 (2.74%) Sass
7 2 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (33.56%) Open Source
2 21 (14.38%) Computer Science
3 19 (13.01%) Blog
4 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.16%) Mathematics
6 8 (5.48%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (5.48%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.37%) Animation
9 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.68%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.68%) Derivative
9 1 (0.68%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.70%) Linux
2 14 (9.59%) Windows
3 6 (4.11%) UNIX
4 1 (0.68%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (36.30%) Test Scripting
3 41 (28.08%) Scrum
4 40 (27.40%) E-Commerce
5 34 (23.29%) BDD
6 30 (20.55%) TDD
7 29 (19.86%) ERP
7 29 (19.86%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (19.86%) Test Strategy
8 28 (19.18%) Test Automation
9 23 (15.75%) Mentoring
10 20 (13.70%) Benchmarking
11 18 (12.33%) Manual Testing
11 18 (12.33%) Software Engineering
12 16 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (10.96%) Performance Testing
13 15 (10.27%) Pair Programming
13 15 (10.27%) User Stories
14 14 (9.59%) Refactoring
15 13 (8.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.97%) Ruby
2 29 (19.86%) Java
3 28 (19.18%) SQL
4 26 (17.81%) C#
5 25 (17.12%) C++
6 18 (12.33%) Python
7 16 (10.96%) JavaScript
8 10 (6.85%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.11%) PHP
10 3 (2.05%) C
10 3 (2.05%) VBScript
10 3 (2.05%) Perl
11 2 (1.37%) VB
12 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (17.81%) Degree
2 17 (11.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) ISEB
4 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) HNC
6 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (96.58%) QA
2 33 (22.60%) ISO 9001
3 19 (13.01%) TickIT
4 13 (8.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (6.85%) PCI DSS
5 10 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 1 (0.68%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.68%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (8.22%) VMware
2 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.85%) RedPrairie
3 10 (6.85%) Endeca
4 2 (1.37%) Avaya
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle
4 2 (1.37%) Perforce
4 2 (1.37%) Mitel
5 1 (0.68%) Cerillion
5 1 (0.68%) Sybase
5 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.68%) HP
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