The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 436 462 461
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 12 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% 0.043% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.044% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 4
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £36,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £47,500 £55,200
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +38.46%
Senior QA 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
17915 20287 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.17% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16595 17383
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior QA Engineer in the job title.

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
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 Senior QA Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Hampshire +7 6 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire -13 3 £52,500 +50.00%
Berkshire +5 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Surrey +23 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Senior QA Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) QA
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) Java
4 14 (45.16%) TDD
5 13 (41.94%) Selenium
5 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
6 11 (35.48%) Python
7 10 (32.26%) Scrum
8 9 (29.03%) Degree
9 8 (25.81%) BDD
10 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
10 7 (22.58%) Robot Framework
10 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
10 7 (22.58%) Test Management
10 7 (22.58%) JMeter
10 7 (22.58%) Firmware
11 6 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 6 (19.35%) Windows
11 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
11 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
12 5 (16.13%) Trend Analysis
12 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
12 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
12 5 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
12 5 (16.13%) Coaching
12 5 (16.13%) Confluence
12 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
12 5 (16.13%) Compatibility Testing

Senior QA 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 5 (16.13%) Confluence
2 4 (12.90%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IaaS
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) IMAP
1 1 (3.23%) NAS
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) SMTP
1 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) JMeter
2 7 (22.58%) Robot Framework
2 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
3 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
3 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (16.13%) JIRA
4 5 (16.13%) JUnit
4 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
5 4 (12.90%) Ant
5 4 (12.90%) Gradle
5 4 (12.90%) Hudson
5 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.90%) jMock
5 4 (12.90%) Maven
5 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
6 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.23%) AQtime
7 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.23%) WebLOAD
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) Ajax
2 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
2 4 (12.90%) Java EE
2 4 (12.90%) JMS
2 4 (12.90%) REST
2 4 (12.90%) Spring
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (9.68%) SOAP
4 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) MAPI
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) TDD
3 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
4 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
6 7 (22.58%) Mentoring
6 7 (22.58%) Test Management
7 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.13%) Coaching
8 5 (16.13%) Compatibility Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Trend Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) Groovy
4 3 (9.68%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) COBOL
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.23%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
1 4 (12.90%) Rally
2 2 (6.45%) Cadence
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Sophos
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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