The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 29 July 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 64 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.60% 1.05% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.09% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £23,750 £26,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
636 552 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.21% 97.01% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 556 488 468
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Engineer
South Yorkshire

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

QA Engineer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Games

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago