The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Quality Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Quality Engineer
Rank 911 876 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Quality Engineer 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.007% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £31,250 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £27,500 -
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

Software Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Quality Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Software Quality Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Software Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Quality Engineer over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Software Quality Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Quality Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Quality Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -47 6 £31,250 -41.86% 1
North West - 4 £32,500 -
Manchester - 4 £32,500 -
Dorset -1 1 £35,000 +27.27%
South West -6 1 £35,000 +27.27% 1
East Midlands -22 1 £18,000 -57.64%
Derbyshire - 1 £18,000 -
Derby - 1 £18,000 -

Software Quality Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software 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 Software Quality Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 3 (33.33%) TickIT
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) QMS
4 2 (22.22%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Game Development
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Animation
4 2 (22.22%) Games
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Advertising
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (11.11%) Law
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

Software Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software 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 Software Quality Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Games
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
2 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) QMS
3 2 (22.22%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Game Development
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (33.33%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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