The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
England / London
Rank 343 373 460
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +87
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 253 294 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.73% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.75% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 241 263 162
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.87% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32088 38970 39692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.18% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 33535 33783
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in London

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in London

QA Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 29 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Kingston Upon Thames - 12 £40,000 - 1
Chiswick - 6 £52,500 -
Chessington - 5 £40,000 -
Ealing +20 3 £57,500 - 1
Surbiton - 2 £42,500 -
Barnet - 1 £37,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £50,000 -
QA Engineer
England

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 510 (100.00%) QA
2 353 (69.22%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (56.47%) Selenium
4 205 (40.20%) Java
5 202 (39.61%) BDD
6 193 (37.84%) Test Automation
7 154 (30.20%) Cucumber
8 150 (29.41%) Automated Testing
9 144 (28.24%) Manual Testing
10 124 (24.31%) Scrum
11 121 (23.73%) TDD
12 107 (20.98%) SQL
13 103 (20.20%) Software Testing
14 102 (20.00%) WebDriver
15 96 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
16 95 (18.63%) Automation Testing
17 90 (17.65%) Regression Testing
18 89 (17.45%) Android
19 82 (16.08%) Mobile App
19 82 (16.08%) Apple iOS
20 79 (15.49%) JavaScript
21 78 (15.29%) Python
22 75 (14.71%) C#
23 74 (14.51%) Appium
24 73 (14.31%) Test Scripting
25 71 (13.92%) Finance
26 69 (13.53%) Git (software)
27 67 (13.14%) QA Automation
28 65 (12.75%) Software Engineering
29 62 (12.16%) JIRA

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.96%) IIS
2 9 (1.76%) Confluence
3 3 (0.59%) Jetty
4 1 (0.20%) CMS
4 1 (0.20%) SAS
4 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.88%) SaaS
2 12 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.35%) GitHub
3 11 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.98%) Force.com
5 4 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.78%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) Google Play
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.35%) Internet
2 9 (1.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.20%) FTP
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) SSL
3 1 (0.20%) VLAN
3 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.06%) MySQL
2 15 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 15 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 15 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.16%) HBase
3 11 (2.16%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.76%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (0.98%) Big Data
7 5 (0.98%) SQLite
8 4 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.59%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.39%) OLAP
10 2 (0.39%) OLTP
10 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.39%) Redis
11 1 (0.20%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 288 (56.47%) Selenium
2 154 (30.20%) Cucumber
3 102 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 74 (14.51%) Appium
5 69 (13.53%) Git (software)
6 62 (12.16%) JIRA
7 54 (10.59%) Jenkins
8 38 (7.45%) JUnit
9 37 (7.25%) SpecFlow
10 36 (7.06%) JMeter
11 29 (5.69%) SoapUI
12 27 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (4.90%) Maven
13 25 (4.90%) Robotium
14 19 (3.73%) Xcode
15 17 (3.33%) TestRail
16 16 (3.14%) Calabash
17 15 (2.94%) Protractor
17 15 (2.94%) TeamCity
18 13 (2.55%) NUnit
General
1 71 (13.92%) Finance
2 23 (4.51%) Games
3 19 (3.73%) Banking
4 13 (2.55%) Marketing
5 12 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.96%) Advertising
6 10 (1.96%) Retail
7 6 (1.18%) Law
8 5 (0.98%) Automotive
8 5 (0.98%) Back Office
9 4 (0.78%) Front Office
9 4 (0.78%) Polish Language
10 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.59%) Publishing
11 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.22%) Web Services
2 38 (7.45%) Gherkin
3 33 (6.47%) REST
4 30 (5.88%) .NET
5 20 (3.92%) RESTful
6 19 (3.73%) XML
7 16 (3.14%) HTML
8 13 (2.55%) SOAP
9 12 (2.35%) JSON
10 10 (1.96%) Android SDK
10 10 (1.96%) iOS SDK
11 9 (1.76%) HTML5
12 8 (1.57%) AngularJS
12 8 (1.57%) Node.js
13 7 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (1.37%) Qt
14 6 (1.18%) Swagger
15 5 (0.98%) CSS
15 5 (0.98%) React
16 4 (0.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (16.08%) Mobile App
2 53 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (7.45%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.94%) Client/Server
5 13 (2.55%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.35%) Blog
7 11 (2.16%) User Experience
8 9 (1.76%) Fintech
9 8 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.18%) Arduino
10 6 (1.18%) Raspberry Pi
11 5 (0.98%) Equities
12 4 (0.78%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (0.78%) Derivative
12 4 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.78%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 4 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.78%) Online Games
12 4 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 89 (17.45%) Android
2 82 (16.08%) Apple iOS
3 55 (10.78%) Unix
4 52 (10.20%) Linux
5 41 (8.04%) Windows
6 1 (0.20%) Debian
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (69.22%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (39.61%) BDD
3 193 (37.84%) Test Automation
4 150 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 144 (28.24%) Manual Testing
6 124 (24.31%) Scrum
7 121 (23.73%) TDD
8 103 (20.20%) Software Testing
9 96 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
10 95 (18.63%) Automation Testing
11 90 (17.65%) Regression Testing
12 73 (14.31%) Test Scripting
13 67 (13.14%) QA Automation
14 65 (12.75%) Software Engineering
15 57 (11.18%) Test Strategy
16 50 (9.80%) Exploratory Testing
17 42 (8.24%) Kanban
17 42 (8.24%) Performance Testing
18 41 (8.04%) E-Commerce
19 37 (7.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 205 (40.20%) Java
2 107 (20.98%) SQL
3 79 (15.49%) JavaScript
4 78 (15.29%) Python
5 75 (14.71%) C#
6 49 (9.61%) Ruby
7 21 (4.12%) Bash Shell
7 21 (4.12%) C++
8 18 (3.53%) Groovy
9 14 (2.75%) PHP
10 9 (1.76%) VBScript
11 8 (1.57%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.57%) Scala
12 4 (0.78%) Perl
13 3 (0.59%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.59%) C
14 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.20%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 59 (11.57%) Degree
2 51 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 45 (8.82%) ISEB
4 9 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 510 (100.00%) QA
2 26 (5.10%) SDET
3 12 (2.35%) GCP
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
1 11 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.37%) Docker
3 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.18%) Ansible
3 3 (0.59%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.59%) Puppet
3 3 (0.59%) Salt
4 2 (0.39%) Rancher
Vendors
1 22 (4.31%) Oracle
2 13 (2.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.16%) VMware
4 10 (1.96%) MEDITECH
5 9 (1.76%) HP
5 9 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.18%) Google
7 5 (0.98%) hybris
8 2 (0.39%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.20%) Apiary
9 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.20%) Samsung
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Shares, Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum & bonus and good company benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ealing, London, W5
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London - Mornington Crescent
ASOS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable, pension, Felxable-income
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of Westminster
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago