The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 18 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 48 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.94% - 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 324 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.17% 94.46% 93.43%
Number of salaries quoted 259 286 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Engineer
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QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Peterborough

QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

QA Engineer Salary Histogram in Peterborough

QA Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
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