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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Engineer
Rank 414 440 422
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 12 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.069% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 6
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +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
16934 20356 20992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14151 17066 16412
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 +29 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Surrey +23 4 £38,000 -20.00% 1
East Sussex +10 2 £30,000 -33.33% 1
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 28 September 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 23 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
4 9 (39.13%) Manual Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
4 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
4 9 (39.13%) MySQL
4 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) XML
6 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Selenium
6 7 (30.43%) WebDriver
6 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
7 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
7 6 (26.09%) SaaS
7 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
7 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
7 6 (26.09%) RESTful
7 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (26.09%) React
7 6 (26.09%) Presales
7 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Wiki
7 6 (26.09%) JSON

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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) GSM
1 1 (4.35%) LTE
1 1 (4.35%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
3 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Selenium
1 7 (30.43%) WebDriver
2 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 6 (26.09%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) JMeter
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
1 7 (30.43%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
2 6 (26.09%) JSON
2 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (26.09%) React
2 6 (26.09%) RESTful
2 6 (26.09%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Wiki
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.70%) VSAM
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Manual Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
3 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
4 7 (30.43%) Regression Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Presales
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Internal Audit
6 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) QMS
6 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
7 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) RAD
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) COBOL
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) JCL
5 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.04%) HNC
4 2 (8.70%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (26.09%) ISO 14001
3 4 (17.39%) ISO 9000
3 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
3 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (17.39%) ISO22301
4 2 (8.70%) EFQM
4 2 (8.70%) SLA
4 2 (8.70%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
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