The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 22 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 34 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.46% 1.84% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.90% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Job Titles Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
212 158 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 96.80% 96.93% 92.03%
Number of salaries quoted 168 156 214
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Engineer
Hampshire

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Farnborough

QA Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft