The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Quality Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Engineer
Rank 875 912 926
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 66 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.034% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.036% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 55 30 48
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
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
92880 100890 108933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78915 83178 89191
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Quality Engineer in the job title.

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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +41 32 £40,000 -15.78% 3
London +20 21 £45,000 -2.70% 4
South West +1 3 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £21,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £36,250 - 1
Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
East of England +13 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 - 2
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Quality Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 114 (83.82%) QA
2 72 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (41.91%) Degree
4 54 (39.71%) Java
5 44 (32.35%) Selenium
6 40 (29.41%) SDLC
7 33 (24.26%) Automated Testing
8 32 (23.53%) Manual Testing
9 31 (22.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (22.79%) SQL
10 26 (19.12%) Test Automation
11 25 (18.38%) Computer Science
12 24 (17.65%) Manufacturing
12 24 (17.65%) C#
12 24 (17.65%) ISO 9001
13 22 (16.18%) Scrum
13 22 (16.18%) WebDriver
14 21 (15.44%) Microsoft
15 20 (14.71%) ISEB
15 20 (14.71%) Quality Management
15 20 (14.71%) Waterfall
16 19 (13.97%) XML
17 18 (13.24%) Regression Testing
17 18 (13.24%) System Integration Testing
18 17 (12.50%) JUnit
18 17 (12.50%) MS Office
18 17 (12.50%) Internal Audit
19 15 (11.03%) Unix
19 15 (11.03%) Software Testing
19 15 (11.03%) Cucumber

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.35%) IIS
2 2 (1.47%) CICS
2 2 (1.47%) CMS
2 2 (1.47%) Confluence
2 2 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (12.50%) MS Office
2 12 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.47%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) GitHub
1 4 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) GSM
1 2 (1.47%) LTE
1 2 (1.47%) UMTS
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (5.88%) DB2
2 4 (2.94%) HBase
2 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (32.35%) Selenium
2 22 (16.18%) WebDriver
3 17 (12.50%) JUnit
4 15 (11.03%) Cucumber
4 15 (11.03%) Jenkins
4 15 (11.03%) JIRA
5 14 (10.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 8 (5.88%) JMeter
6 8 (5.88%) LoadRunner
6 8 (5.88%) Redmine
6 8 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (3.68%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.94%) Android Studio
8 4 (2.94%) JProfiler
8 4 (2.94%) Spock
8 4 (2.94%) Xcode
9 3 (2.21%) Appium
9 3 (2.21%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.21%) NUnit
General
1 24 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.15%) Finance
4 6 (4.41%) Automotive
5 5 (3.68%) Electronics
6 4 (2.94%) Marketing
6 4 (2.94%) Military
6 4 (2.94%) Retail
7 2 (1.47%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.97%) XML
2 12 (8.82%) Web Services
3 11 (8.09%) HTML
4 9 (6.62%) HTML5
4 9 (6.62%) JSON
5 8 (5.88%) jQuery
5 8 (5.88%) RESTful
6 6 (4.41%) .NET
7 5 (3.68%) Gherkin
8 3 (2.21%) CSS
9 2 (1.47%) SOAP
9 2 (1.47%) Spring
10 1 (0.74%) Ajax
10 1 (0.74%) Behat
10 1 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.29%) Mainframe
3 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.88%) Social Media
4 5 (3.68%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.94%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.94%) Life Science
5 4 (2.94%) Statistics
6 2 (1.47%) Fintech
6 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.47%) VSAM
7 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.74%) Equities
7 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.74%) iDTV
7 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.03%) Unix
2 14 (10.29%) Android
3 11 (8.09%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.88%) Linux
4 8 (5.88%) Windows
5 3 (2.21%) AIX
5 3 (2.21%) HPUX
5 3 (2.21%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (29.41%) SDLC
3 33 (24.26%) Automated Testing
4 32 (23.53%) Manual Testing
5 31 (22.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (19.12%) Test Automation
7 22 (16.18%) Scrum
8 20 (14.71%) Quality Management
8 20 (14.71%) Waterfall
9 18 (13.24%) Regression Testing
9 18 (13.24%) System Integration Testing
10 17 (12.50%) Internal Audit
11 15 (11.03%) QMS
11 15 (11.03%) Software Testing
12 14 (10.29%) RAD
13 13 (9.56%) Functional Testing
13 13 (9.56%) Six Sigma
13 13 (9.56%) TDD
13 13 (9.56%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (8.82%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.71%) Java
2 31 (22.79%) SQL
3 24 (17.65%) C#
4 13 (9.56%) Groovy
5 10 (7.35%) COBOL
6 9 (6.62%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.88%) Python
8 6 (4.41%) C
8 6 (4.41%) Perl
9 4 (2.94%) C++
9 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.21%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.21%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.21%) Ruby
11 2 (1.47%) JCL
11 2 (1.47%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.47%) R
12 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.74%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (41.91%) Degree
2 20 (14.71%) ISEB
3 12 (8.82%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (83.82%) QA
2 24 (17.65%) ISO 9001
3 8 (5.88%) SLA
4 3 (2.21%) ISO 14001
4 3 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.21%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.74%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.74%) MiFID
5 1 (0.74%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.29%) HP
3 7 (5.15%) Atlassian
3 7 (5.15%) Oracle
4 4 (2.94%) Pega
5 3 (2.21%) NCR
5 3 (2.21%) Sophos
5 3 (2.21%) Telerik
6 2 (1.47%) Apple
6 2 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (0.74%) Twitter
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + pension , medical
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
G2 Recruitment
Salary: £Neg
Posted: 18 days ago
Hounslow, London
QVC
Salary: Competitive Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Chiswick Park, London, UK
QVC
Salary: Competitive Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago