The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 55 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.21% 1.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 521 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.45% 97.02% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 415 448 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
QA Engineer
Tyne and Wear

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

QA Engineer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Firebug
1 1 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Firebug
1 1 (100.00%) Fiddler
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA