The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Engineer
Rank 244 222 206
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 1 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £52,500 £28,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5750 5744 4757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.22% 95.19% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4767 4098
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,072 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Quality Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Quality Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Dorset +5 1 £52,500 -
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Temenos T24
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Process Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) OLTP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) TestDirector
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Green Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Temenos T24
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Resilience Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QMS
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Green Hat
South West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewkerne
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £competitive + depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Crewkerne
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago