The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead 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 23 April 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 Maidenhead region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 49 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.25% 0.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
Job Titles Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
367 201 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 92.44% 94.81% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 253 153 326
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
QA Engineer
Berkshire

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Maidenhead

QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Swing
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Java SE
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 1 (20.00%) SUSE
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Swing
1 3 (60.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center