The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
England / North East
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
608 598 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.05% 97.71% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 544 512 574
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

QA Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 £40,000 - 1
QA Engineer
England

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 North East region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) WCAG
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) RSpec
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) RSpec
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
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