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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Engineer
Rank 846 842 805
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 32 59 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.053% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.057% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 45
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +14.03%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +13 17 £40,000 -8.57% 1
South East +1 4 £39,000 +35.65% 8
East Midlands +6 3 £27,500 -21.42%
North West -3 3 £37,500 -
East of England +8 2 £53,500 +57.35%
South West -11 2 - - 8
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 - 2
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (84.85%) QA
2 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.85%) Automated Testing
3 23 (34.85%) Java
4 17 (25.76%) Manual Testing
4 17 (25.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (24.24%) Degree
6 15 (22.73%) Oracle
7 14 (21.21%) TDD
8 12 (18.18%) Regression Testing
8 12 (18.18%) Web Services
8 12 (18.18%) ISO 9001
8 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 12 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (16.67%) XML
9 11 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 10 (15.15%) Selenium
10 10 (15.15%) Finance
10 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
11 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
11 9 (13.64%) BDD
11 9 (13.64%) User Stories
11 9 (13.64%) SDLC
11 9 (13.64%) Scrum
12 8 (12.12%) Manufacturing
12 8 (12.12%) Compatibility Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Integration Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
12 8 (12.12%) HP

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (4.55%) Confluence
2 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.52%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Temenos T24
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) VoIP
1 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) MySQL
2 3 (4.55%) DB2
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.55%) OLTP
2 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.52%) OLAP
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Selenium
2 8 (12.12%) WebDriver
3 7 (10.61%) JUnit
4 5 (7.58%) JIRA
4 5 (7.58%) Ranorex
5 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.55%) TestNG
6 3 (4.55%) JMeter
6 3 (4.55%) Zephyr
7 2 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (3.03%) Maven
7 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.03%) TestDirector
7 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) Subversion
8 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.52%) jMock
8 1 (1.52%) Hudson
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Automotive
4 3 (4.55%) Electronics
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) Web Services
2 11 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (6.06%) HTML
4 3 (4.55%) HTML5
4 3 (4.55%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.03%) .NET
5 2 (3.03%) Middleware
6 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.52%) Spring
6 1 (1.52%) Ajax
6 1 (1.52%) Java EE
6 1 (1.52%) RESTful
6 1 (1.52%) JMS
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.52%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.06%) User Experience
5 3 (4.55%) Wiki
5 3 (4.55%) CCTV
6 2 (3.03%) Derivative
6 2 (3.03%) Statistics
6 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.03%) Social Media
6 2 (3.03%) iPad
7 1 (1.52%) iPhone
7 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) Android
2 4 (6.06%) UNIX
3 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) Automated Testing
3 17 (25.76%) Manual Testing
3 17 (25.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (21.21%) TDD
5 12 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 11 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.64%) BDD
8 9 (13.64%) User Stories
8 9 (13.64%) SDLC
8 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
8 9 (13.64%) Scrum
9 8 (12.12%) Compatibility Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Integration Testing
9 8 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (10.61%) RAD
11 6 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) Java
2 6 (9.09%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) C
4 2 (3.03%) COBOL
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.52%) Ruby
5 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) ISEB
3 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.55%) CCNA
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) IC3 Certification
7 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (84.85%) QA
2 12 (18.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.03%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.52%) SLA
4 1 (1.52%) TickIT
4 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) HP
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Juniper
4 3 (4.55%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) Redback
5 2 (3.03%) Green Hat
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.52%) Reuters
6 1 (1.52%) BT
Buckinghamshire
VIQU
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Taunton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Taunton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago