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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Engineer
Rank 423 454 471
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 22 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.048% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.050% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 12
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.21%
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
17907 20200 22149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 16297 17929
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
East Sussex +19 12 £32,000 -32.63%
Berkshire +16 6 £37,500 +19.04%
Hampshire - 2 £46,250 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Quality Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 39 (95.12%) QA
2 22 (53.66%) Degree
3 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) Java
4 18 (43.90%) SDLC
5 17 (41.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (34.15%) Waterfall
6 14 (34.15%) SQL
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
7 12 (29.27%) Automated Testing
7 12 (29.27%) Regression Testing
7 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
8 11 (26.83%) Manual Testing
9 10 (24.39%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (24.39%) System Integration Testing
9 10 (24.39%) Mainframe
9 10 (24.39%) HP
9 10 (24.39%) MS Office
9 10 (24.39%) RAD
9 10 (24.39%) Unix
10 9 (21.95%) Six Sigma
10 9 (21.95%) Quality Management
10 9 (21.95%) Manufacturing
10 9 (21.95%) Lean Manufacturing
11 8 (19.51%) QMS
11 8 (19.51%) CAPA
11 8 (19.51%) Compatibility Testing
11 8 (19.51%) Functional Testing
11 8 (19.51%) Internal Audit
11 8 (19.51%) Software Testing

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 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) CICS
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) GSM
1 2 (4.88%) LTE
1 2 (4.88%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) DB2
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) HBase
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) JUnit
2 5 (12.20%) Selenium
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.76%) JMeter
3 4 (9.76%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.76%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
4 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (21.95%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) HTML5
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) Spring
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Mainframe
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Social Media
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Unix
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Android
3 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) HPUX
4 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) SDLC
3 17 (41.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (34.15%) Waterfall
5 12 (29.27%) Automated Testing
5 12 (29.27%) Regression Testing
5 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
6 11 (26.83%) Manual Testing
7 10 (24.39%) RAD
7 10 (24.39%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (21.95%) Lean Manufacturing
8 9 (21.95%) Quality Management
8 9 (21.95%) Six Sigma
9 8 (19.51%) CAPA
9 8 (19.51%) Compatibility Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Functional Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Internal Audit
9 8 (19.51%) QMS
9 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
10 6 (14.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) COBOL
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) JCL
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) ISEB
2 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (95.12%) QA
2 8 (19.51%) ISO 9001
2 8 (19.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) HP
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Pega
5 2 (4.88%) Sophos
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