The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 243 234 199
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 1 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.032% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.034% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
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 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
5773 5928 5043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.87% 95.83% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4886 4459
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior QA Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior QA 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 Senior QA Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Senior QA Engineer
England

Senior QA Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) ForgeRock

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ForgeRock