The median annual salary for a Senior Quality Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior Quality Engineer
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 882 920 981
Rank change year-on-year +38 +61  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Quality Engineer 8 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.012% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.013% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +41.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -23.88% +34.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Quality Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Quality Engineer in the UK

Senior Quality Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Quality Engineer in the UK

Senior Quality Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Quality Engineer over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Quality Engineer in the UK

Senior Quality Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Quality Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +41 8 £57,500 +21.05% 2
London +33 6 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South East +44 1 £36,500 -
West End of London - 1 £55,000 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £36,500 -
North East - 1 £32,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £36,500 -
Durham - 1 £32,000 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 £32,000 -

Senior Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Selenium
4 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Scala
7 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) Behat
7 3 (16.67%) Go
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) ISO 22301
7 3 (16.67%) Ruby
7 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (16.67%) ISO 9000

Senior Quality Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (11.11%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Selenium
2 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Appium
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Mocha
4 1 (5.56%) Protractor
4 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) Behat
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.56%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) QMS
7 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Go
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) Scala
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) HNC
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 14001
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 22301
2 3 (16.67%) ISO 9000
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 10% and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago