The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Quality Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Engineer
UK
Rank 805 879 923
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 39 77 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.076% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.079% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 34 64 40
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -13.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Quality Engineer in the job title.

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the UK.

Quality Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quality Engineer over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Quality Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Quality Engineer
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +60 39 £45,000 +5.88% 15
London +38 16 £62,500 +21.95% 5
South East +55 13 £36,500 -18.88% 4
East Midlands +4 8 £40,000 +10.34% 1
City of London +32 6 £77,500 +19.23% 1
Surrey - 6 £36,250 - 1
Hampshire +20 4 £47,000 +4.44% 1
Nottingham +3 4 £41,000 -
Nottinghamshire +2 4 £41,000 -
Redhill - 3 £36,000 -
Brighton +10 2 £30,000 -
East Sussex +2 2 £30,000 -53.84%
Leicestershire -1 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North West -16 2 £29,500 -22.36% 1
Manchester -31 2 £29,500 -26.25%
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £33,250 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £57,500 -
Leicester - 2 £37,500 - 1
Woking - 2 - -
Berkshire +45 1 £53,000 +24.70% 1
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £53,000 -

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Quality Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 74 (92.50%) QA
2 37 (46.25%) Test Automation
3 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (37.50%) Java
5 26 (32.50%) Software Testing
6 25 (31.25%) Finance
7 20 (25.00%) SQL
7 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 19 (23.75%) ISO 14001
9 18 (22.50%) Regression Testing
9 18 (22.50%) ISTQB
10 17 (21.25%) Degree
10 17 (21.25%) Unix
11 16 (20.00%) Python
11 16 (20.00%) ISO 9001
12 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
12 15 (18.75%) Test Strategy
13 14 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
13 14 (17.50%) Test Management
14 13 (16.25%) Performance Testing
14 13 (16.25%) Selenium
14 13 (16.25%) Scrum
15 12 (15.00%) CAD
15 12 (15.00%) Oracle
15 12 (15.00%) Linux
15 12 (15.00%) Project Planning
15 12 (15.00%) Banking
15 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 12 (15.00%) System Integration Testing

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.75%) Jupyter
1 3 (3.75%) SAS
1 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Selenium
2 10 (12.50%) JIRA
3 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.75%) Calabash
6 3 (3.75%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.75%) Subversion
6 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.50%) Capybara
7 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.50%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.50%) Gatling
7 2 (2.50%) JMeter
7 2 (2.50%) Protractor
7 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.25%) Maven
General
1 25 (31.25%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Electronics
3 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.25%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.00%) Back Office
5 3 (3.75%) Advertising
6 2 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) HTML
2 6 (7.50%) CSS
2 6 (7.50%) Gherkin
3 5 (6.25%) REST
3 5 (6.25%) Web Services
3 5 (6.25%) XML
4 4 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (5.00%) HTML5
5 3 (3.75%) Behat
5 3 (3.75%) jQuery
5 3 (3.75%) Pandas
5 3 (3.75%) WCF
6 2 (2.50%) JSON
7 1 (1.25%) .NET
7 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (5.00%) Derivative
3 4 (5.00%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (3.75%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Unix
2 12 (15.00%) Linux
3 7 (8.75%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Windows
5 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.25%) Test Automation
2 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.50%) Software Testing
4 18 (22.50%) Regression Testing
5 15 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 14 (17.50%) Test Management
7 13 (16.25%) Performance Testing
7 13 (16.25%) Scrum
8 12 (15.00%) CAD
8 12 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 12 (15.00%) Project Planning
8 12 (15.00%) System Integration Testing
8 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (11.25%) Manual Testing
9 9 (11.25%) Process Improvement
10 8 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.75%) OO
11 7 (8.75%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) Java
2 20 (25.00%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) Python
4 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.50%) C#
6 6 (7.50%) Ruby
7 5 (6.25%) C++
8 4 (5.00%) VBScript
9 3 (3.75%) C
9 3 (3.75%) Go
9 3 (3.75%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.75%) PHP
9 3 (3.75%) Scala
10 1 (1.25%) Perl
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) ISTQB
2 17 (21.25%) Degree
3 5 (6.25%) HNC
4 3 (3.75%) ISEB
5 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (92.50%) QA
2 19 (23.75%) ISO 14001
3 16 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 7 (8.75%) ISO 9000
4 7 (8.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (8.75%) ISO22301
5 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.25%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.25%) SAP
4 4 (5.00%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) Apple
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 53 minutes ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: Cometetive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus 7.5% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, healthcare & Bonus (company perform
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £48500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 25 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
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