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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Engineer
Rank 613 597 590
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 14 40 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.086% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.091% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 18
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -13.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,500 £44,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
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
40970 43753 42052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.69% 93.90% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34560 36068 35618
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
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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 +7 1 £42,500 +46.55%
Chiswick - 1 £20,000 -
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 32 (91.43%) QA
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Selenium
3 12 (34.29%) Performance Testing
3 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
3 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
4 10 (28.57%) Open Source
4 10 (28.57%) TDD
4 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 10 (28.57%) BDD
4 10 (28.57%) User Stories
5 9 (25.71%) Integration Testing
5 9 (25.71%) C#
6 8 (22.86%) Java
6 8 (22.86%) XML
6 8 (22.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (22.86%) JMeter
6 8 (22.86%) Ranorex
7 7 (20.00%) Gherkin
7 7 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Benchmarking
8 5 (14.29%) HTML
8 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 4 (11.43%) SQL
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum
9 4 (11.43%) Web Services

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Selenium
2 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 8 (22.86%) Ranorex
3 8 (22.86%) JMeter
4 7 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
6 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
6 3 (8.57%) JUnit
6 3 (8.57%) TestNG
7 2 (5.71%) Subversion
8 1 (2.86%) JIRA
8 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) XML
2 7 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 5 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Open Source
2 8 (22.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Performance Testing
2 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
2 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
3 10 (28.57%) BDD
3 10 (28.57%) User Stories
3 10 (28.57%) TDD
4 9 (25.71%) Integration Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Benchmarking
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) Kanban
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Analytics
8 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.71%) Test Planning
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) C#
2 8 (22.86%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (91.43%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.86%) Reuters
2 1 (2.86%) Cerillion
2 1 (2.86%) Tableau