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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Engineer
Rank 806 802 790
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 44 44 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.046% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.049% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 54
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £36,208 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+46.36% -15.38%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 -10 21 £42,500 +6.25% 4
South East -17 13 £55,000 +52.72% 24
North West -8 5 £35,250 +8.46%
West Midlands -10 3 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Yorkshire -10 1 £27,500 -
East of England -11 1 £48,500 - 1
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 122 (93.85%) QA
2 78 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (37.69%) Selenium
4 46 (35.38%) Test Scripting
5 43 (33.08%) Gherkin
6 41 (31.54%) Cucumber
7 40 (30.77%) Open Source
8 37 (28.46%) Scrum
9 31 (23.85%) C#
10 29 (22.31%) WebDriver
11 28 (21.54%) E-Commerce
11 28 (21.54%) Ruby
12 26 (20.00%) Test Automation
13 25 (19.23%) BDD
13 25 (19.23%) C++
13 25 (19.23%) Java
14 24 (18.46%) Benchmarking
14 24 (18.46%) Degree
15 23 (17.69%) Manual Testing
15 23 (17.69%) WATIR
15 23 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (17.69%) RDBMS
15 23 (17.69%) ERP
15 23 (17.69%) ISO 9001
15 23 (17.69%) Test Strategy
15 23 (17.69%) Relational Database
15 23 (17.69%) Mentoring
16 22 (16.92%) TDD
17 21 (16.15%) Computer Science
18 19 (14.62%) Blog

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (9.23%) Confluence
2 4 (3.08%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.62%) MS Office
1 6 (4.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.62%) GitHub
2 5 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.69%) RDBMS
1 23 (17.69%) Relational Database
2 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.08%) MySQL
3 4 (3.08%) RavenDB
3 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (37.69%) Selenium
2 41 (31.54%) Cucumber
3 29 (22.31%) WebDriver
4 23 (17.69%) WATIR
5 16 (12.31%) JMeter
6 14 (10.77%) JIRA
7 11 (8.46%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (6.92%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.62%) JUnit
9 6 (4.62%) Ranorex
9 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
11 4 (3.08%) NUnit
11 4 (3.08%) ReSharper
11 4 (3.08%) NCrunch
11 4 (3.08%) Zephyr
11 4 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (3.08%) Moq
12 3 (2.31%) Subversion
13 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (13.08%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Banking
3 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.54%) Military
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.08%) Gherkin
2 13 (10.00%) HTML
2 13 (10.00%) .NET
3 12 (9.23%) XML
4 9 (6.92%) Web Services
5 4 (3.08%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.08%) NHibernate
5 4 (3.08%) jQuery
5 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.08%) CSS
5 4 (3.08%) MSMQ
5 4 (3.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (3.08%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (3.08%) Dapper ORM
5 4 (3.08%) StructureMap
5 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.08%) Spring.NET
6 2 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.77%) Open Source
2 21 (16.15%) Computer Science
3 19 (14.62%) Blog
4 14 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.15%) Mathematics
5 8 (6.15%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (6.15%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (5.38%) Animation
7 6 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (3.85%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.08%) Wiki
10 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.54%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.54%) Equities
11 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.77%) Video Editing
12 1 (0.77%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.31%) Windows
2 14 (10.77%) Linux
3 4 (3.08%) UNIX
4 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (35.38%) Test Scripting
3 37 (28.46%) Scrum
4 28 (21.54%) E-Commerce
5 26 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 25 (19.23%) BDD
7 24 (18.46%) Benchmarking
8 23 (17.69%) Manual Testing
8 23 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (17.69%) ERP
8 23 (17.69%) Test Strategy
8 23 (17.69%) Mentoring
9 22 (16.92%) TDD
10 19 (14.62%) Automated Testing
11 17 (13.08%) Performance Testing
12 15 (11.54%) Integration Testing
12 15 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (10.00%) Software Engineering
14 12 (9.23%) User Stories
14 12 (9.23%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.85%) C#
2 28 (21.54%) Ruby
3 25 (19.23%) C++
3 25 (19.23%) Java
4 18 (13.85%) Python
5 15 (11.54%) SQL
6 5 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.08%) PHP
7 4 (3.08%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.31%) C
9 2 (1.54%) Perl
10 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.77%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.77%) VBScript
10 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (18.46%) Degree
2 10 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.15%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.62%) ISEB
5 6 (4.62%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.54%) HND
8 1 (0.77%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (93.85%) QA
2 23 (17.69%) ISO 9001
3 13 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (9.23%) TickIT
5 10 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 10 (7.69%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.77%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.38%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) Endeca
3 4 (3.08%) RedPrairie
4 3 (2.31%) VMware
5 2 (1.54%) Perforce
6 1 (0.77%) Cerillion
6 1 (0.77%) HP
6 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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