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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 52 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.43% 1.56% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.66% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 13
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Job Titles Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
446 422 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 95.10% 94.20% 91.74%
Number of salaries quoted 302 376 400
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,981 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Engineer
Berkshire

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Newbury

QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JDBC
5 2 (33.33%) JSP
5 2 (33.33%) Swing
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) ISEB
6 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (16.67%) Middleware
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) DTV
6 1 (16.67%) JMeter
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (16.67%) Perl

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) TestNG
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) Swing
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO