The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Engineer
Rank 442 454 436
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 4 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.019% 0.066% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.069% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 8
Average salary £39,000 £28,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.65% -8.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £33,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +15.78%
Quality Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19987 21679 21372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.90% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16328 17548 17727
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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
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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
Berkshire -4 1 £29,000 - 5
East Sussex - 1 £39,000 - 2
Surrey - 1 £47,500 -
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (84.21%) Java
3 14 (73.68%) Automated Testing
4 13 (68.42%) Manual Testing
4 13 (68.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (57.89%) Oracle
7 10 (52.63%) Waterfall
8 9 (47.37%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (47.37%) SDLC
9 8 (42.11%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (42.11%) Web Services
9 8 (42.11%) HP
9 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
9 8 (42.11%) TDD
9 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
9 8 (42.11%) Compatibility Testing
9 8 (42.11%) Unit Testing
9 8 (42.11%) Integration Testing
10 7 (36.84%) RAD
11 6 (31.58%) Selenium
11 6 (31.58%) Degree
11 6 (31.58%) User Stories
12 5 (26.32%) WebDriver
12 5 (26.32%) XML
12 5 (26.32%) Finance
13 4 (21.05%) JUnit
13 4 (21.05%) JIRA
13 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (21.05%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (5.26%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) WebDriver
3 4 (21.05%) JIRA
3 4 (21.05%) JUnit
4 3 (15.79%) Zephyr
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
5 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.53%) JMeter
5 2 (10.53%) Maven
6 1 (5.26%) Ant
6 1 (5.26%) jMock
6 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.26%) Hudson
6 1 (5.26%) Gradle
6 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) Wiki
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Automated Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Manual Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Waterfall
5 9 (47.37%) SDLC
6 8 (42.11%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Compatibility Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Unit Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Integration Testing
7 7 (36.84%) RAD
8 6 (31.58%) User Stories
9 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.79%) BDD
10 3 (15.79%) Scrum
11 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) COBOL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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