Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Quality Engineer was £60,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 805 841 882
Rank change year-on-year +36 +41 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 30 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.041% 0.046% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.048% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 28
London median annual salary £60,500 £53,750 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.56% +20.11% -0.56%
10th Percentile £46,000 £42,500 £33,375
90th Percentile £88,000 £64,875 £70,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +14.29%

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 69254 78893 85693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.94% 96.04% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55741 68417 72292
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Quality Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +55 9 £62,500 -3.85%
West End of London - 1 £55,000 - 1
Quality Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 24 (80.00%) QA
3 19 (63.33%) Finance
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (50.00%) Linux
6 14 (46.67%) Python
7 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (40.00%) Selenium
8 12 (40.00%) SQL
8 12 (40.00%) Cucumber
9 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 10 (33.33%) Java
10 9 (30.00%) JIRA
10 9 (30.00%) Subversion
11 8 (26.67%) Banking
11 8 (26.67%) Degree
11 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
11 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
11 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
11 8 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (20.00%) Advertising
12 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (16.67%) OOD
13 5 (16.67%) OO
13 5 (16.67%) Unix
14 4 (13.33%) Oracle
14 4 (13.33%) HTML
14 4 (13.33%) BDD

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 2 (6.67%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 12 (40.00%) Selenium
2 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (30.00%) JIRA
3 9 (30.00%) Subversion
4 8 (26.67%) Eclipse
4 8 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.00%) Calabash
6 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
6 2 (6.67%) Mocha
6 2 (6.67%) Protractor
6 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.33%) Appium
7 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
7 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (63.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 6 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Publishing
5 1 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 3 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) JSON
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.33%) Django
4 1 (3.33%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Fintech
3 3 (10.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.33%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Equities
4 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) OOD
5 4 (13.33%) BDD
5 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) Test Management
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Python
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
2 1 (3.33%) HP
London
Amazon
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Amazon
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Amazon
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Amazon
Posted: 11 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
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 24 days ago