The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
802 871 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.13% 97.32% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 716 823 817
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
QA Engineer
Hampshire

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

QA Engineer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited 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 QA Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) EFT
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited 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 QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) EFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA