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

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1085 1013 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.92% 96.57% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 937 862 673
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

QA Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Firebug
2 3 (75.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Firebug
2 3 (75.00%) Fiddler
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001