The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 605 611 599
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 33 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.040% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.043% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 31
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Quality Engineer
England

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
42800 41894 47402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.58% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35694 35206 40977
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Quality Engineer Salary Trend in London

Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Quality Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Quality Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +20 6 £35,000 +27.27%
Hounslow - 3 £60,000 -
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 57 (100.00%) QA
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (38.60%) SQL
3 22 (38.60%) Selenium
3 22 (38.60%) Test Scripting
3 22 (38.60%) Test Automation
4 17 (29.82%) Degree
5 16 (28.07%) Manual Testing
5 16 (28.07%) BDD
5 16 (28.07%) Linux
6 15 (26.32%) Cucumber
6 15 (26.32%) JIRA
7 14 (24.56%) Performance Testing
7 14 (24.56%) Open Source
7 14 (24.56%) Gherkin
7 14 (24.56%) Software Testing
7 14 (24.56%) JMeter
8 13 (22.81%) Regression Testing
8 13 (22.81%) User Stories
9 12 (21.05%) Windows
10 11 (19.30%) Java
10 11 (19.30%) TDD
11 10 (17.54%) Scrum
11 10 (17.54%) Integration Testing
12 9 (15.79%) C++
12 9 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
13 7 (12.28%) Python
13 7 (12.28%) VMware
13 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (8.77%) Confluence
2 4 (7.02%) Node.js
2 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Selenium
2 15 (26.32%) Cucumber
2 15 (26.32%) JIRA
3 14 (24.56%) JMeter
4 9 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (7.02%) Subversion
5 4 (7.02%) Maven
5 4 (7.02%) Hudson
5 4 (7.02%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (10.53%) Front Office
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) Gherkin
2 4 (7.02%) Sass
2 4 (7.02%) SOAP
2 4 (7.02%) REST
3 2 (3.51%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) jQuery
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Open Source
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) Derivative
4 5 (8.77%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.75%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Test Scripting
2 22 (38.60%) Test Automation
3 16 (28.07%) Manual Testing
3 16 (28.07%) BDD
4 14 (24.56%) Software Testing
4 14 (24.56%) Performance Testing
5 13 (22.81%) Regression Testing
5 13 (22.81%) User Stories
6 11 (19.30%) TDD
7 10 (17.54%) Scrum
7 10 (17.54%) Integration Testing
8 7 (12.28%) Test Planning
8 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.77%) Analytics
10 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
11 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) C++
4 7 (12.28%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) VBA
5 5 (8.77%) C#
5 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) VBScript
7 1 (1.75%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) ISEB
2 7 (12.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) VMware
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Sybase
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