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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 779 790 812
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 93 63 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.063% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.067% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 56
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 £20,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -12.66%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +12 36 £60,000 +41.17% 6
London -8 36 £36,250 +27.19% 3
South West -24 9 £28,000 -46.66% 6
North East - 7 £45,000 -
East of England -35 4 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £23,000 -
North West -18 1 £40,000 +97.53% 1
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 147 (97.35%) QA
2 77 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (38.41%) Selenium
3 58 (38.41%) Test Scripting
4 50 (33.11%) Cucumber
5 48 (31.79%) Open Source
5 48 (31.79%) Gherkin
6 42 (27.81%) Scrum
7 40 (26.49%) E-Commerce
8 36 (23.84%) Ruby
9 32 (21.19%) Java
9 32 (21.19%) BDD
10 31 (20.53%) WebDriver
10 31 (20.53%) Relational Database
10 31 (20.53%) RDBMS
11 30 (19.87%) C#
11 30 (19.87%) JIRA
11 30 (19.87%) Test Strategy
11 30 (19.87%) WATIR
12 29 (19.21%) TDD
12 29 (19.21%) ERP
12 29 (19.21%) ISO 9001
12 29 (19.21%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (18.54%) SQL
14 27 (17.88%) Test Automation
15 25 (16.56%) Degree
16 23 (15.23%) Mentoring
17 21 (13.91%) Computer Science
17 21 (13.91%) C++
18 20 (13.25%) Linux

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (12.58%) Confluence
2 11 (7.28%) IIS
3 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.58%) GitHub
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.66%) SAN
2 1 (0.66%) CTI
2 1 (0.66%) Wireless
2 1 (0.66%) IMAP
2 1 (0.66%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.66%) NAS
2 1 (0.66%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.53%) RDBMS
1 31 (20.53%) Relational Database
2 15 (9.93%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.62%) RavenDB
4 2 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 58 (38.41%) Selenium
2 50 (33.11%) Cucumber
3 31 (20.53%) WebDriver
4 30 (19.87%) WATIR
4 30 (19.87%) JIRA
5 18 (11.92%) JMeter
6 15 (9.93%) QuickTest Pro
7 14 (9.27%) TeamCity
8 12 (7.95%) Git (software)
9 10 (6.62%) ReSharper
9 10 (6.62%) NUnit
9 10 (6.62%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (6.62%) Moq
9 10 (6.62%) NCrunch
10 6 (3.97%) Hudson
10 6 (3.97%) Subversion
11 5 (3.31%) SoapUI
11 5 (3.31%) Jenkins
12 4 (2.65%) Maven
12 4 (2.65%) JUnit
General
1 9 (5.96%) Telecoms
1 9 (5.96%) Aerospace
1 9 (5.96%) Manufacturing
2 8 (5.30%) Finance
2 8 (5.30%) Electronics
3 7 (4.64%) Front Office
4 5 (3.31%) Banking
5 4 (2.65%) Games
5 4 (2.65%) Military
5 4 (2.65%) Automotive
6 3 (1.99%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (31.79%) Gherkin
2 16 (10.60%) HTML
3 15 (9.93%) .NET
4 12 (7.95%) CSS
5 11 (7.28%) jQuery
6 10 (6.62%) Spring.NET
6 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (6.62%) StructureMap
6 10 (6.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (6.62%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (6.62%) Dapper ORM
6 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET
6 10 (6.62%) MSMQ
6 10 (6.62%) NHibernate
6 10 (6.62%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.65%) SOAP
7 4 (2.65%) Sass
7 4 (2.65%) REST
8 2 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (31.79%) Open Source
2 21 (13.91%) Computer Science
3 19 (12.58%) Blog
4 11 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.97%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.97%) Derivative
6 5 (3.31%) Fixed Income
6 5 (3.31%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (3.31%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (2.65%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.66%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.25%) Linux
2 18 (11.92%) Windows
3 6 (3.97%) UNIX
4 1 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (50.99%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (38.41%) Test Scripting
3 42 (27.81%) Scrum
4 40 (26.49%) E-Commerce
5 32 (21.19%) BDD
6 30 (19.87%) Test Strategy
7 29 (19.21%) ERP
7 29 (19.21%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (19.21%) TDD
8 27 (17.88%) Test Automation
9 23 (15.23%) Mentoring
10 20 (13.25%) Manual Testing
10 20 (13.25%) Software Engineering
10 20 (13.25%) Benchmarking
11 18 (11.92%) Software Testing
12 15 (9.93%) Pair Programming
12 15 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (9.27%) Refactoring
13 14 (9.27%) Performance Testing
14 13 (8.61%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.84%) Ruby
2 32 (21.19%) Java
3 30 (19.87%) C#
4 28 (18.54%) SQL
5 21 (13.91%) C++
6 16 (10.60%) JavaScript
7 14 (9.27%) Python
8 10 (6.62%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.97%) PHP
10 5 (3.31%) VBA
11 3 (1.99%) VBScript
11 3 (1.99%) Perl
12 2 (1.32%) VB
12 2 (1.32%) C
13 1 (0.66%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (16.56%) Degree
2 20 (13.25%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.96%) ISEB
4 7 (4.64%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (97.35%) QA
2 29 (19.21%) ISO 9001
3 17 (11.26%) TickIT
4 10 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (4.64%) PCI DSS
5 7 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 1 (0.66%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.66%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (5.30%) Active Directory
1 8 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (7.95%) VMware
2 10 (6.62%) Endeca
2 10 (6.62%) RedPrairie
3 9 (5.96%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.32%) Avaya
4 2 (1.32%) Perforce
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle
4 2 (1.32%) Mitel
5 1 (0.66%) Sybase
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