The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - 65 61
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.34% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.35% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £23,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
QA Engineer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 577 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 93.83% 96.81% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 419 495 429
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago