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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 218 202 215
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.12% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £28,000 £52,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +69.35%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £31,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -18.70%
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
5864 4812 5444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 95.02% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4143 4828
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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
Wiltshire - 5 £28,000 - 2
Dorset - 4 - - 1
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 17 (94.44%) QA
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Scrum
2 8 (44.44%) Blog
2 8 (44.44%) WATIR
2 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Ruby
2 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
2 8 (44.44%) Open Source
2 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) ERP
2 8 (44.44%) ISO 9001
2 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 8 (44.44%) Benchmarking
2 8 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 8 (44.44%) Gherkin
2 8 (44.44%) GitHub
2 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 7 (38.89%) TickIT
3 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Electronics
5 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) CMMI
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) WATIR
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
1 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
1 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Blog
1 8 (44.44%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 8 (44.44%) ERP
1 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Benchmarking
1 8 (44.44%) Scrum
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Time Management
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.56%) TDD
2 1 (5.56%) UML
2 1 (5.56%) OO
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) HNC
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
2 8 (44.44%) ISO 9001
3 7 (38.89%) TickIT
4 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension and healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Tewkesbury
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Weymouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + life insurance, pension, holiday
Posted: 12 days ago
Dartmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, holiday, bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension scheme
Posted: 25 days ago
Dartmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Devon
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension and healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago