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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Engineer
UK
Rank 819 861 894
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 40 69 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.070% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.072% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 48
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 2017 within the UK.

Quality Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Quality Engineer
Top 21 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 24 January 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 +40 40 £45,000 +9.09% 9
South East +57 16 £37,000 -7.50% 3
London +47 15 £48,000 -4.00% 3
East Midlands +12 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Surrey +44 6 £43,750 +15.13%
East Sussex +13 6 £30,000 -
Brighton +13 6 £30,000 -
City of London +22 5 £80,000 +23.07% 2
Nottinghamshire 0 4 £41,000 -
Nottingham -5 4 £41,000 -
Hampshire +12 3 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Redhill - 3 £36,500 -
Farnborough - 3 £57,500 -
Lincolnshire -4 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Leicester - 2 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire +47 1 £53,000 +24.70% 2
West Midlands -4 1 - -
Wednesbury - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £53,000 - 1
Westminster - 1 £35,000 -

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 80 (97.56%) QA
2 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.12%) Test Automation
3 31 (37.80%) Java
4 23 (28.05%) SQL
5 22 (26.83%) Software Testing
6 20 (24.39%) ISO 14001
6 20 (24.39%) Finance
7 19 (23.17%) Scrum
8 18 (21.95%) Degree
8 18 (21.95%) Selenium
9 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
9 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
10 16 (19.51%) ISO 9001
10 16 (19.51%) Regression Testing
10 16 (19.51%) ISTQB
11 15 (18.29%) Unix
12 14 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
13 13 (15.85%) Test Strategy
13 13 (15.85%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (15.85%) Oracle
14 12 (14.63%) Python
14 12 (14.63%) CAD
15 11 (13.41%) Linux
15 11 (13.41%) HTML
15 11 (13.41%) Performance Testing
16 10 (12.20%) JIRA
16 10 (12.20%) Test Management
16 10 (12.20%) Manual Testing
16 10 (12.20%) Project Planning

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 (3.66%) Jupyter
1 3 (3.66%) SAS
2 2 (2.44%) Confluence
2 2 (2.44%) IIS
2 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.10%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) MySQL
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Selenium
2 10 (12.20%) JIRA
3 7 (8.54%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.10%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.88%) FitNesse
6 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.66%) Calabash
6 3 (3.66%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.44%) Capybara
7 2 (2.44%) JBehave
7 2 (2.44%) MSTest
7 2 (2.44%) Protractor
7 2 (2.44%) RSpec
8 1 (1.22%) Maven
8 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Back Office
3 5 (6.10%) Electronics
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.10%) Marketing
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) HTML
2 8 (9.76%) Web Services
3 7 (8.54%) CSS
3 7 (8.54%) XML
4 6 (7.32%) JSON
5 5 (6.10%) REST
6 4 (4.88%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (4.88%) Gherkin
6 4 (4.88%) HTML5
6 4 (4.88%) SOAP
7 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.66%) Behat
7 3 (3.66%) jQuery
7 3 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (3.66%) Pandas
7 3 (3.66%) React
7 3 (3.66%) RESTful
7 3 (3.66%) WCF
8 1 (1.22%) .NET
8 1 (1.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.10%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.10%) Wiki
4 4 (4.88%) Credit Derivative
4 4 (4.88%) Derivative
4 4 (4.88%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.44%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.22%) Fintech
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Unix
2 11 (13.41%) Linux
3 7 (8.54%) Android
4 3 (3.66%) Windows
5 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (45.12%) Test Automation
2 22 (26.83%) Software Testing
3 19 (23.17%) Scrum
4 16 (19.51%) Regression Testing
5 13 (15.85%) Test Strategy
5 13 (15.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (14.63%) CAD
7 11 (13.41%) Performance Testing
8 10 (12.20%) Manual Testing
8 10 (12.20%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.20%) Process Improvement
8 10 (12.20%) Project Planning
8 10 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (12.20%) Test Management
9 8 (9.76%) Automated Testing
9 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.76%) TDD
10 7 (8.54%) Quality Management
10 7 (8.54%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (37.80%) Java
2 23 (28.05%) SQL
3 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.63%) Python
5 8 (9.76%) C#
6 5 (6.10%) C++
7 4 (4.88%) Ruby
7 4 (4.88%) VBScript
8 3 (3.66%) C
8 3 (3.66%) Go
8 3 (3.66%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.66%) PHP
8 3 (3.66%) Scala
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
9 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
2 16 (19.51%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.10%) HNC
4 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) IRCA
5 1 (1.22%) ISEB
5 1 (1.22%) MBA
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (97.56%) QA
2 20 (24.39%) ISO 14001
3 16 (19.51%) ISO 9001
4 8 (9.76%) ISO 9000
4 8 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (9.76%) ISO22301
5 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.44%) TickIT
7 1 (1.22%) EFQM
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle
2 5 (6.10%) SAP
3 4 (4.88%) HP
4 3 (3.66%) Apple
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 33,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + pension, healthcare & Bonus (company perform
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + good bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago