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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 410 427 438
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 36 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.047% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.050% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 12
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
20750 20038 21750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.01% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16279 16594 18612
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 - 22 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Berkshire -3 4 £60,000 +60.00%
Sussex - 4 - -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 - 2
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 49 (98.00%) QA
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) Ruby
3 26 (52.00%) E-Commerce
3 26 (52.00%) Selenium
3 26 (52.00%) Cucumber
4 25 (50.00%) Open Source
4 25 (50.00%) Gherkin
4 25 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 23 (46.00%) Scrum
6 22 (44.00%) WebDriver
6 22 (44.00%) WATIR
7 21 (42.00%) Relational Database
7 21 (42.00%) Test Strategy
7 21 (42.00%) ERP
7 21 (42.00%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (42.00%) RDBMS
7 21 (42.00%) C#
8 16 (32.00%) TDD
8 16 (32.00%) BDD
9 15 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 15 (30.00%) HTML
9 15 (30.00%) .NET
10 14 (28.00%) Pair Programming
10 14 (28.00%) Confluence
10 14 (28.00%) Refactoring
10 14 (28.00%) JIRA
10 14 (28.00%) TeamCity
10 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (24.00%) Benchmarking

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 14 (28.00%) Confluence
2 11 (22.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SMTP
1 1 (2.00%) SAN
1 1 (2.00%) IMAP
1 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) RDBMS
1 21 (42.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Selenium
1 26 (52.00%) Cucumber
2 22 (44.00%) WebDriver
2 22 (44.00%) WATIR
3 14 (28.00%) JIRA
3 14 (28.00%) TeamCity
4 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 10 (20.00%) Moq
4 10 (20.00%) ReSharper
4 10 (20.00%) NUnit
4 10 (20.00%) NCrunch
5 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.00%) JUnit
5 4 (8.00%) JMeter
6 2 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.00%) Xcode
7 1 (2.00%) AQtime
7 1 (2.00%) WebLOAD
7 1 (2.00%) eggPlant
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.00%) Electronics
2 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Military
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 15 (30.00%) HTML
2 15 (30.00%) .NET
3 11 (22.00%) CSS
4 10 (20.00%) MSMQ
4 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 10 (20.00%) Dapper ORM
4 10 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (20.00%) jQuery
4 10 (20.00%) Spring.NET
4 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (20.00%) StructureMap
4 10 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (2.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Open Source
2 11 (22.00%) Blog
3 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) E-Commerce
3 25 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 23 (46.00%) Scrum
5 21 (42.00%) ERP
5 21 (42.00%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (42.00%) Test Strategy
6 16 (32.00%) BDD
6 16 (32.00%) TDD
7 15 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (28.00%) Pair Programming
8 14 (28.00%) Refactoring
9 12 (24.00%) Benchmarking
10 10 (20.00%) MVC
11 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (10.00%) Quality Management
12 5 (10.00%) CMMI
13 4 (8.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) Ruby
2 21 (42.00%) C#
3 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 10 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (98.00%) QA
2 10 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Endeca
1 10 (20.00%) RedPrairie
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Avaya
3 2 (4.00%) Mitel
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
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