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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 439 434 435
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 8 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.018% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.018% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -22.66%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Oxfordshire -5 7 £32,500 +27.45%
Berkshire - 1 £36,013 -
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (85.71%) QA
2 11 (78.57%) Manual Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
3 8 (57.14%) Automotive
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Selenium
4 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) Stress Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Riak
5 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Document Management
5 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) Perl
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 4 (28.57%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (57.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Manual Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Stress Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Document Management
3 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) QMS
5 1 (7.14%) CAPA
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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