The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Newbury region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 40 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.35% 2.17% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 2.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £38,625 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +14.28%
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
262 366 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 97.40% 99.46% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 235 288 252
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

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 25 September 2016.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newbury region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (84.62%) MongoDB
3 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
3 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
3 10 (76.92%) Selenium
3 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 10 (76.92%) WebDriver
3 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
3 10 (76.92%) MySQL
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) XML
3 10 (76.92%) Presales
4 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (69.23%) Wiki
4 9 (69.23%) JIRA
4 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
5 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
5 7 (53.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (53.85%) RESTful
5 7 (53.85%) JSON
5 7 (53.85%) SOAP
5 7 (53.85%) Web Services
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) GSM
1 3 (23.08%) LTE
1 3 (23.08%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MongoDB
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
1 10 (76.92%) WebDriver
2 9 (69.23%) JIRA
3 7 (53.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) Zephyr
5 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 7 (53.85%) JSON
2 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (53.85%) React
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
2 7 (53.85%) SOAP
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Wiki
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Presales
2 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Waterfall
3 9 (69.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.69%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) SAP