The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
QA Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
286 386 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.97% 99.74% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 267 361 268
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

QA Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) WATIR
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) WATIR
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA