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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Engineer
Rank 840 886 873
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 69 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.043% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.045% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 55 40 35
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,750 £30,905
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +38.18%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +15 27 £51,250 +20.58% 5
South East +13 12 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Yorkshire +15 8 £27,000 -1.81%
South West - 6 £42,500 - 5
West Midlands -10 5 £30,000 -20.00% 1
North West +26 4 £38,000 +7.80%
East Midlands - 4 £32,500 -
Midlands - 3 £35,000 -
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (86.15%) QA
2 71 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (44.62%) Java
4 53 (40.77%) Degree
5 34 (26.15%) Selenium
6 27 (20.77%) SDLC
7 26 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 26 (20.00%) C#
8 25 (19.23%) Manual Testing
9 24 (18.46%) XML
10 23 (17.69%) SQL
10 23 (17.69%) ISO 9001
11 22 (16.92%) Computer Science
11 22 (16.92%) JIRA
12 21 (16.15%) ISEB
13 20 (15.38%) WebDriver
14 19 (14.62%) Test Automation
15 18 (13.85%) Manufacturing
15 18 (13.85%) Software Testing
16 16 (12.31%) JUnit
16 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
17 15 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
17 15 (11.54%) Redmine
17 15 (11.54%) RESTful
17 15 (11.54%) JSON
17 15 (11.54%) jQuery
18 14 (10.77%) Functional Testing
19 13 (10.00%) Android
19 13 (10.00%) Waterfall

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (6.15%) IIS
2 3 (2.31%) SAS
3 2 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.69%) MS Office
3 5 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.31%) Broadband
1 3 (2.31%) Firewall
1 3 (2.31%) HTTP
1 3 (2.31%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (5.38%) DB2
3 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.54%) HBase
4 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (26.15%) Selenium
2 22 (16.92%) JIRA
3 20 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 16 (12.31%) JUnit
5 15 (11.54%) Redmine
6 12 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (9.23%) Jenkins
7 10 (7.69%) Cucumber
8 7 (5.38%) Eclipse
8 7 (5.38%) JMeter
8 7 (5.38%) LoadRunner
8 7 (5.38%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (3.85%) Android Studio
9 5 (3.85%) Spock
9 5 (3.85%) Xcode
10 3 (2.31%) Bugzilla
10 3 (2.31%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.31%) JProfiler
10 3 (2.31%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.54%) HP UFT
General
1 18 (13.85%) Manufacturing
2 9 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.15%) Finance
4 6 (4.62%) Automotive
4 6 (4.62%) Retail
5 4 (3.08%) Electronics
6 2 (1.54%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.54%) Military
7 1 (0.77%) Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.46%) XML
2 15 (11.54%) jQuery
2 15 (11.54%) JSON
2 15 (11.54%) RESTful
3 13 (10.00%) HTML
4 9 (6.92%) Web Services
5 8 (6.15%) HTML5
6 7 (5.38%) Gherkin
7 5 (3.85%) CSS
8 3 (2.31%) .NET
9 2 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.38%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.38%) Social Media
3 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.31%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.31%) Life Science
4 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.54%) Fintech
5 2 (1.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.77%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.77%) iDTV
6 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.00%) Android
1 13 (10.00%) Unix
2 9 (6.92%) Apple iOS
2 9 (6.92%) Windows
3 3 (2.31%) Linux
4 2 (1.54%) AIX
4 2 (1.54%) HPUX
4 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.77%) SDLC
3 26 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 26 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (19.23%) Manual Testing
5 19 (14.62%) Test Automation
6 18 (13.85%) Software Testing
7 14 (10.77%) Functional Testing
8 13 (10.00%) Quality Management
8 13 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 13 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 12 (9.23%) Scrum
9 12 (9.23%) TDD
9 12 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (8.46%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (7.69%) Integration Testing
11 10 (7.69%) Internal Audit
11 10 (7.69%) Test Scripting
12 9 (6.92%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (44.62%) Java
2 26 (20.00%) C#
3 23 (17.69%) SQL
4 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.00%) Python
6 12 (9.23%) Groovy
7 11 (8.46%) C
8 7 (5.38%) COBOL
8 7 (5.38%) Perl
9 6 (4.62%) Ruby
10 5 (3.85%) C++
10 5 (3.85%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.31%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.31%) R
11 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.54%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.54%) PHP
13 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (40.77%) Degree
2 21 (16.15%) ISEB
3 13 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
5 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.08%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.31%) HND
7 3 (2.31%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.77%) IRCA
8 1 (0.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (86.15%) QA
2 23 (17.69%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.85%) ISO 14001
3 5 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.31%) ISO13485
5 2 (1.54%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.77%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.77%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.77%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) HP
3 6 (4.62%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (2.31%) Apple
4 3 (2.31%) NCR
4 3 (2.31%) SAP
5 2 (1.54%) Sophos
6 1 (0.77%) Pega
6 1 (0.77%) Telerik
6 1 (0.77%) Twitter
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