The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 31 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 8 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.57% 3.48% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 3.61% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
QA Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
214 360 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 95.54% 96.26% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 198 282 287
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) SOAP
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 9 (75.00%) Selenium
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) RESTful
3 9 (75.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (66.67%) MongoDB
5 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
6 6 (50.00%) React
6 6 (50.00%) Presales
6 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (50.00%) JSON
6 6 (50.00%) XML
6 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (50.00%) MySQL
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (50.00%) SaaS
6 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Selenium
1 9 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (33.33%) Electronics
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) RESTful
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (50.00%) React
2 6 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Presales
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
7 3 (25.00%) BDD
7 3 (25.00%) Build Automation
8 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
8 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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