The first table below looks at the demand for the Quality Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Quality Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 416 437 427
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 19 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.041% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.043% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 16
Average salary £28,750 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -21.33%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21506 20964 22168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.87% 95.02% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17227 17288 18941
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Quality Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Quality Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Quality Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Hampshire - 9 £28,750 - 2
Middlesex +10 5 £25,000 -20.63%
Berkshire +11 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire +5 2 £29,000 +23.40% 1
Surrey - 1 £35,000 - 2
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Quality 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 Quality Engineer in their job title.

1 25 (96.15%) QA
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 14 (53.85%) .NET
3 14 (53.85%) Selenium
4 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 9 (34.62%) Java
7 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (30.77%) TDD
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
7 8 (30.77%) BDD
8 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
8 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
8 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
8 7 (26.92%) Automotive
8 7 (26.92%) WATIR
8 7 (26.92%) Ruby
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) IIS
8 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
9 6 (23.08%) ERP
9 6 (23.08%) MSMQ
9 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (23.08%) RDBMS

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Quality 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 Quality Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 6 (23.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) NAS
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) SMTP
1 1 (3.85%) IMAP
1 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
2 6 (23.08%) RavenDB
2 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Selenium
2 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
2 7 (26.92%) Cucumber
2 7 (26.92%) WATIR
3 6 (23.08%) JIRA
3 6 (23.08%) ReSharper
3 6 (23.08%) NUnit
3 6 (23.08%) TeamCity
3 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (23.08%) Moq
3 6 (23.08%) NCrunch
4 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (3.85%) AQtime
5 1 (3.85%) eggPlant
5 1 (3.85%) WebLOAD
5 1 (3.85%) Xcode
General
1 7 (26.92%) Automotive
2 5 (19.23%) Electronics
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) MSMQ
3 6 (23.08%) NHibernate
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (23.08%) Spring.NET
3 6 (23.08%) jQuery
3 6 (23.08%) StructureMap
3 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
3 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (23.08%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (3.85%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
2 8 (30.77%) Scrum
2 8 (30.77%) BDD
3 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
3 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
4 6 (23.08%) ERP
4 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) Refactoring
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Pair Programming
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.69%) ATDD
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Ruby
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (96.15%) QA
2 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 6 (23.08%) Endeca
1 6 (23.08%) RedPrairie
2 2 (7.69%) Mitel
2 2 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
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Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + final salary pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago