Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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

Quality Assurance Engineer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 82 81
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford - 1.63% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.70% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 12
Watford median annual salary - £45,000 £45,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.45% +58.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 858 999 939
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.72% 95.97% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 744 819 802
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,150 £29,463 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,375 £72,500 £71,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

QA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Engineer in Watford

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for QA Engineer in Watford