Period
to 11 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Quality Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

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

Quality Engineer
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.46% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Stockport median annual salary £55,000 - -
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 302 247 399
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 94.27% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 271 215 360
Stockport median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £28,250 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,525 £57,550
Manchester median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.45% +2.35%

Quality Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Quality Engineer in Stockport

Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Quality Engineer in Stockport over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Quality Engineer in Stockport

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, Quality 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 Stockport region featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Kanban
1 11 (100.00%) Confluence
1 11 (100.00%) Coaching
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Benchmarking
3 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (27.27%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 11 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Coaching
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
1 11 (100.00%) Kanban
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Benchmarking
3 3 (27.27%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA