The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 839 801 819
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 59 61 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.060% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.064% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 45
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £20,250 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -21.33%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Quality Engineer
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -30 26 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South East -1 18 £26,875 -14.68% 9
South West -6 7 £35,000 -6.66% 15
Yorkshire - 6 £28,500 - 1
East Midlands -11 1 £35,000 -4.10% 1
East of England -29 1 - - 2
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 110 (96.49%) QA
2 42 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 37 (32.46%) Selenium
4 29 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (21.05%) Java
6 23 (20.18%) Manual Testing
7 22 (19.30%) SQL
8 21 (18.42%) Linux
8 21 (18.42%) JIRA
8 21 (18.42%) BDD
9 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
9 20 (17.54%) TDD
9 20 (17.54%) C#
10 19 (16.67%) Windows
10 19 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 19 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 19 (16.67%) Cucumber
11 18 (15.79%) Open Source
11 18 (15.79%) Gherkin
11 18 (15.79%) Automated Testing
11 18 (15.79%) Scrum
11 18 (15.79%) Python
12 15 (13.16%) ISO 9001
12 15 (13.16%) Degree
12 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
13 14 (12.28%) Software Engineering
13 14 (12.28%) QuickTest Pro
13 14 (12.28%) .NET
14 12 (10.53%) C++
14 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (9.65%) Confluence
2 8 (7.02%) IIS
3 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) SAN
2 1 (0.88%) CTI
2 1 (0.88%) Wireless
2 1 (0.88%) IMAP
2 1 (0.88%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.88%) NAS
2 1 (0.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.02%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.26%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (32.46%) Selenium
2 21 (18.42%) JIRA
3 19 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 14 (12.28%) QuickTest Pro
5 11 (9.65%) JMeter
6 10 (8.77%) WebDriver
7 8 (7.02%) Hudson
8 7 (6.14%) WATIR
9 6 (5.26%) ReSharper
9 6 (5.26%) NUnit
9 6 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (5.26%) Moq
9 6 (5.26%) TeamCity
9 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
9 6 (5.26%) NCrunch
10 4 (3.51%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.51%) Toad
11 3 (2.63%) Subversion
11 3 (2.63%) Maven
11 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (9.65%) Front Office
2 9 (7.89%) Finance
3 8 (7.02%) Aerospace
3 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.02%) Electronics
4 7 (6.14%) Back Office
4 7 (6.14%) Automotive
5 6 (5.26%) Games
6 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.75%) Advertising
7 2 (1.75%) Military
7 2 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.79%) Gherkin
2 14 (12.28%) .NET
3 7 (6.14%) CSS
3 7 (6.14%) HTML
3 7 (6.14%) jQuery
4 6 (5.26%) Spring.NET
4 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (5.26%) StructureMap
4 6 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (5.26%) NHibernate
4 6 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 6 (5.26%) MSMQ
4 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (5.26%) Dapper ORM
5 4 (3.51%) CGI
6 3 (2.63%) SOAP
6 3 (2.63%) Sass
6 3 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Open Source
2 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.14%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.39%) Fixed Income
4 5 (4.39%) Derivative
5 4 (3.51%) Animation
6 2 (1.75%) RenderMan
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.42%) Linux
2 19 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (5.26%) UNIX
3 6 (5.26%) Android
4 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.84%) Test Scripting
2 29 (25.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.18%) Manual Testing
4 21 (18.42%) BDD
5 20 (17.54%) TDD
6 19 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 19 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 18 (15.79%) Automated Testing
7 18 (15.79%) Scrum
8 14 (12.28%) Software Engineering
9 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 11 (9.65%) Performance Testing
10 11 (9.65%) User Stories
11 9 (7.89%) Workflow
12 8 (7.02%) Regression Testing
12 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.02%) Integration Testing
13 7 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.14%) Test Strategy
14 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.05%) Java
2 22 (19.30%) SQL
3 20 (17.54%) C#
4 18 (15.79%) Python
5 12 (10.53%) C++
6 9 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 8 (7.02%) Ruby
8 6 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.39%) VBA
9 5 (4.39%) Perl
10 2 (1.75%) PHP
10 2 (1.75%) VBScript
11 1 (0.88%) VB
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.16%) Degree
3 8 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.14%) ISEB
5 5 (4.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (96.49%) QA
2 15 (13.16%) ISO 9001
3 8 (7.02%) TickIT
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.88%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
1 8 (7.02%) VMware
2 6 (5.26%) Endeca
2 6 (5.26%) RedPrairie
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle
4 2 (1.75%) Avaya
4 2 (1.75%) Mitel
5 1 (0.88%) Sybase
Surrey
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + final salary pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Cobham
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Molton
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum + company car, bonus, pension, holidays
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension and holiday
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday + pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £44000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 19 days ago
Surrey
Huxley Associates
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £44000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 22 days ago