The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 115 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 1 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.066% - 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £42,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
QA Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1421 1462 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.30% 96.25% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1255 1456
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

QA Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos Plc
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago