The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
QA Engineer
England

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
730 614 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.43% 97.00% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 626 540 546
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,846
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +14.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 9 £45,000 - 1
QA Engineer
England

QA Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 10 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 10 (100.00%) TickIT
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 10 (100.00%) QA
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 8 (80.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) Mobile Banking
2 8 (80.00%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Perforce

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile Banking
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 10 (100.00%) TickIT
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (100.00%) QA
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Perforce
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Orange Bus Ltd
Salary: Competitive
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