The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Quality Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Quality Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Quality Engineer
Rank 926 932 946
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quality Engineer 25 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.009% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.009% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 0
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Quality Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Quality Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Quality Engineer over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Quality Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Quality Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Quality Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
England +28 25 £50,000 - 4
London +16 18 £62,500 +25.00% 2
City of London - 10 £65,000 -
Abingdon - 3 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
South East - 3 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +14 2 £45,000 +63.63%
Sheffield +10 2 £45,000 +63.63%
South Yorkshire +7 2 £45,000 +63.63%
South West - 2 £50,000 - 1
Devon - 2 £50,000 -
Greenford - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Quality 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 Quality Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (93.94%) QA
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) Java
3 18 (54.55%) C#
4 16 (48.48%) Selenium
5 12 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (36.36%) Groovy
5 12 (36.36%) WebDriver
5 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 11 (33.33%) Degree
6 11 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
8 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
8 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) Scrum
9 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
9 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (24.24%) API Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
11 6 (18.18%) Android
11 6 (18.18%) Atlassian
11 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
12 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
12 5 (15.15%) BDD
12 5 (15.15%) Android Studio
12 5 (15.15%) Spock
12 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
12 5 (15.15%) Xcode
12 5 (15.15%) C++

Senior Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Quality 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 Quality Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) SAS
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Selenium
2 12 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 12 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
4 5 (15.15%) Android Studio
4 5 (15.15%) Spock
4 5 (15.15%) Xcode
5 3 (9.09%) FitNesse
5 3 (9.09%) JIRA
6 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
6 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Military
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
3 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Fintech
3 2 (6.06%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 10 (30.30%) Test Automation
4 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 8 (24.24%) API Testing
5 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) BDD
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Black-Box Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.06%) QA Automation
9 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C#
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) Groovy
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) C
4 5 (15.15%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 3 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) R
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) HND
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (93.94%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 14001
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.09%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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