The median annual salary for a Quality Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Engineer
England / South West
Rank - 249 245
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.068% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.070% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £38,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.66% -11.76%  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4855 5684 5853
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.72% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4048 4697 4899
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Engineer in the South West

Quality Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Quality Engineer in the South West

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Pandas
1 3 (100.00%) Jupyter
1 3 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (100.00%) Jupyter
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple