The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - 90 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.088% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.091% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1119 1093 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.15% 95.96% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 956 903 985
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Engineer
East of England

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Essex region.

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

QA Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited QA 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 QA Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited QA 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 QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP