The median annual salary for a Quality Engineer was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Engineer
England / South East
Rank 385 430 441
Rank change year-on-year +45 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 11 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.074% 0.14% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.14% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 14
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.88% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.68% -13.52%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14420 18572 19803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.53% 96.67% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12035 15864 15976
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Quality Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Engineer in the South East

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Quality Engineer in the South East

Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Quality Engineer in the South East

Quality Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Surrey - 6 £30,750 -
Hampshire +25 3 £36,500 -18.88% 1
Berkshire +35 1 £53,000 +32.50%
West Sussex - 1 £36,500 -
Quality Engineer
England

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South East region featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (87.10%) QA
2 15 (48.39%) ISO 14001
3 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
4 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
5 11 (35.48%) ISO 9001
6 10 (32.26%) CAD
6 10 (32.26%) C#
6 10 (32.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (29.03%) Degree
7 9 (29.03%) Test Strategy
8 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Scrum
8 8 (25.81%) Java
9 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
9 7 (22.58%) Manual Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
10 6 (19.35%) OO
10 6 (19.35%) Python
11 5 (16.13%) SAP
11 5 (16.13%) Quality Management
11 5 (16.13%) Electronics
11 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
11 5 (16.13%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
11 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (16.13%) QMS

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (32.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Gatling
1 4 (12.90%) JMeter
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (16.13%) Electronics
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
1 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 3 (9.68%) jQuery
3 3 (9.68%) REST
3 3 (9.68%) WCF
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (32.26%) CAD
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Test Strategy
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Manual Testing
6 6 (19.35%) OO
6 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
7 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
7 5 (16.13%) QMS
7 5 (16.13%) Quality Management
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (12.90%) OWASP
8 4 (12.90%) Use Case
9 3 (9.68%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (87.10%) QA
2 15 (48.39%) ISO 14001
3 11 (35.48%) ISO 9001
4 5 (16.13%) ISO 9000
4 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (16.13%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
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