The median annual salary for a Quality Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Quality Engineer
England / London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 632 660
Rank change year-on-year +56 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 17 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.050% 0.054% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.056% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 12
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,750 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32820 40749 42758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.66% 96.00% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27626 35268 35980
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Engineer in London

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Quality Engineer in London

Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Engineer in London over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Engineer in London

Quality Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
City of London +45 7 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 London region featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (93.75%) QA
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) Finance
4 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
5 16 (50.00%) Linux
6 11 (34.38%) Python
7 10 (31.25%) JIRA
8 9 (28.13%) Subversion
8 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
8 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (28.13%) Unix
8 9 (28.13%) Java
9 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
10 7 (21.88%) HTML
10 7 (21.88%) Advertising
10 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
10 7 (21.88%) HTML5
11 6 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (18.75%) Test Planning
11 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
11 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
11 6 (18.75%) Android
12 5 (15.63%) Test Management
12 5 (15.63%) ISTQB

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
1 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) JIRA
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (28.13%) Subversion
3 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.63%) Selenium
5 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Appium
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Advertising
3 5 (15.63%) Banking
4 4 (12.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) HTML5
2 5 (15.63%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (12.50%) Derivative
2 4 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (12.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (53.13%) Test Automation
2 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Test Strategy
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Test Planning
5 5 (15.63%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) OOD
5 5 (15.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
5 5 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Test Management
5 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Analytics
6 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) QA Automation
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 9 (28.13%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) C++
5 4 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (93.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 10% and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 12 days ago