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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Engineer
Rank 833 837 818
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 36 54 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.049% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.052% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 40
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £29,350 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.67% -9.33%
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
97192 104489 96781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 85908 81520
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
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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 +8 14 £46,250 +8.82% 1
South East +17 13 £47,500 +46.15% 1
North West +3 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East of England +14 2 £52,000 +52.94% 2
East Midlands +3 2 £30,500 +69.44% 5
South West -9 1 - - 5
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 67 (85.90%) QA
2 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.90%) Automated Testing
4 27 (34.62%) Java
5 23 (29.49%) Selenium
6 21 (26.92%) Manual Testing
6 21 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (24.36%) Web Services
8 18 (23.08%) C#
8 18 (23.08%) Scrum
8 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 17 (21.79%) Finance
10 16 (20.51%) Performance Testing
10 16 (20.51%) XML
11 15 (19.23%) Oracle
11 15 (19.23%) Degree
11 15 (19.23%) TDD
12 13 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (16.67%) Waterfall
12 13 (16.67%) BDD
13 12 (15.38%) User Stories
13 12 (15.38%) Integration Testing
14 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
14 11 (14.10%) Regression Testing
14 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
14 11 (14.10%) WebDriver
15 10 (12.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (12.82%) .NET
15 10 (12.82%) Windows
15 10 (12.82%) ISO 9001

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 6 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Office
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) VoIP
1 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MySQL
3 6 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.85%) DB2
5 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) OLTP
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) OLAP
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Selenium
2 11 (14.10%) WebDriver
3 9 (11.54%) Ranorex
4 8 (10.26%) JIRA
5 7 (8.97%) JUnit
5 7 (8.97%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.69%) JMeter
6 6 (7.69%) Zephyr
7 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (3.85%) TestNG
9 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.28%) InstallShield
10 1 (1.28%) Subversion
10 1 (1.28%) Maven
10 1 (1.28%) Ant
10 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.28%) jMock
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Automotive
3 3 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) Web Services
2 16 (20.51%) XML
3 10 (12.82%) .NET
4 9 (11.54%) Gherkin
5 7 (8.97%) HTML
6 2 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.56%) HTML5
6 2 (2.56%) Middleware
7 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.28%) Spring
7 1 (1.28%) Ajax
7 1 (1.28%) Java EE
7 1 (1.28%) JMS
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.28%) REST
7 1 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.26%) Open Source
4 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 6 (7.69%) Wiki
6 3 (3.85%) Animation
7 2 (2.56%) Derivative
7 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.56%) Equities
7 2 (2.56%) Social Media
7 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (1.28%) iPad
8 1 (1.28%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 7 (8.97%) Linux
3 4 (5.13%) UNIX
4 3 (3.85%) Android
5 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.90%) Automated Testing
3 21 (26.92%) Manual Testing
3 21 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 18 (23.08%) Scrum
5 16 (20.51%) Performance Testing
6 15 (19.23%) TDD
7 13 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 13 (16.67%) BDD
8 12 (15.38%) User Stories
8 12 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Regression Testing
10 9 (11.54%) Test Scripting
10 9 (11.54%) Software Testing
11 8 (10.26%) Compatibility Testing
11 8 (10.26%) Automation Testing
11 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.97%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) Java
2 18 (23.08%) C#
3 5 (6.41%) SQL
4 4 (5.13%) Python
5 3 (3.85%) C++
5 3 (3.85%) C
6 2 (2.56%) COBOL
7 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.28%) Ruby
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (7.69%) ISEB
4 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.56%) CCNA
8 1 (1.28%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (85.90%) QA
2 10 (12.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.56%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.28%) SLA
4 1 (1.28%) TickIT
4 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle
2 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) HP
4 2 (2.56%) Juniper
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) Redback
5 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.28%) Tableau
5 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.28%) Reuters
5 1 (1.28%) BT
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: Competitive plus salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive plus salary
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: circa 25,000 + Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 37,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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