The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Quality Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Engineer
Rank 434 442 464
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 7 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.038% 0.067% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.070% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 11
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.13%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
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
17951 20114 21982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.18% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15265 16515 17511
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Quality Engineer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Middlesex - 2 £40,000 -
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Quality Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (94.87%) QA
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (43.59%) Java
5 16 (41.03%) Degree
5 16 (41.03%) Waterfall
6 13 (33.33%) SDLC
6 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 12 (30.77%) Manual Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
8 11 (28.21%) Quality Management
8 11 (28.21%) SQL
9 10 (25.64%) QMS
9 10 (25.64%) Internal Audit
9 10 (25.64%) Web Services
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
9 10 (25.64%) Scrum
10 9 (23.08%) Six Sigma
10 9 (23.08%) Manufacturing
10 9 (23.08%) Linux
10 9 (23.08%) Lean Manufacturing
11 8 (20.51%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (20.51%) CAPA
11 8 (20.51%) System Integration Testing
11 8 (20.51%) RAD
11 8 (20.51%) HP
11 8 (20.51%) ISO 9001
11 8 (20.51%) SLA
11 8 (20.51%) MS Office

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) GSM
1 2 (5.13%) LTE
1 2 (5.13%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) DB2
4 2 (5.13%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Selenium
2 6 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 4 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.26%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.13%) JMeter
4 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
4 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) XML
3 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
3 4 (10.26%) JSON
3 4 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (10.26%) React
3 4 (10.26%) RESTful
3 4 (10.26%) SOAP
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) HTML5
4 2 (5.13%) Spring
5 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Wiki
3 2 (5.13%) Social Media
3 2 (5.13%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Unix
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Android
4 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) HPUX
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (41.03%) Waterfall
4 13 (33.33%) SDLC
4 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 12 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 12 (30.77%) Manual Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Quality Management
7 10 (25.64%) Internal Audit
7 10 (25.64%) QMS
7 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Scrum
8 9 (23.08%) Lean Manufacturing
8 9 (23.08%) Six Sigma
9 8 (20.51%) CAPA
9 8 (20.51%) RAD
9 8 (20.51%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Functional Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) COBOL
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) JCL
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) ISEB
2 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.13%) IRCA
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (94.87%) QA
2 8 (20.51%) ISO 9001
2 8 (20.51%) SLA
3 2 (5.13%) EFQM
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) HP
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Pega
4 1 (2.56%) Sophos