The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 436 425 440
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.027% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.028% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21394 21069 22182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17161 17397 18944
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 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior QA Engineer
England

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer across the South East region.

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Senior QA Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Surrey +1 2 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Berkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Senior QA Engineer
England

Senior QA Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) JUnit
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) TestComplete
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
7 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) CMMI
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
7 2 (18.18%) J2EE
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) JBoss

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) JUnit
2 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 3 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (27.27%) TestComplete
4 2 (18.18%) EasyMock
4 2 (18.18%) jMock
4 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
4 2 (18.18%) TestPartner
4 2 (18.18%) Maven
4 2 (18.18%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (18.18%) QALoad
4 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) SUSE
1 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) CMMI
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) E-business
4 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
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