Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Huntingdon during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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

Quality Assurance Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Huntingdon
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - +29 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon 2.16% - 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% - 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Huntingdon median annual salary £37,500 - £21,000
10th Percentile £36,250 - £20,500
90th Percentile £42,750 - £21,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Huntingdon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Huntingdon
Permanent vacancies in Huntingdon with a recognized job title 137 120 146
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.56% 94.49% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 115 112 140
Huntingdon median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +8.11% -12.94%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,325 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,150 £52,400 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%

QA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Huntingdon

Job postings that featured QA Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon.

Job vacancy trend for QA Engineer in Huntingdon

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Huntingdon

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

Salary trend for QA Engineer in Huntingdon

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, QA Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Huntingdon region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Traceability Matrix

QA Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Huntingdon 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Stress Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Traceability Matrix
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA