The median annual salary for a Quality Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 201 222
Rank change year-on-year +21 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.060% 0.13% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.14% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Median salary - £37,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.96%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £32,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +5.46% -9.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3145 4374 4831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.93% 96.56% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2535 3540 3652
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Quality Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Quality Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Engineer in Berkshire

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Quality Engineer in Berkshire

Quality Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Reading +22 2 - -
Quality Engineer
South East

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SLA