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Average Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Salary in United Kingdom

£30,884
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£1,939
Bonus
£400
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The average salary for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in United Kingdom is £30,884.
10%
£23k
MEDIAN
£31k
90%
£43k
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£23k - £43k
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What Do Quality Assurance (QA) Engineers Do?

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Tasks
  • Participate in customer and regulatory agency audits.
  • Prepare monthly QA status reports.
  • Train internal personnel in QA program requirements.

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What Are Popular Skills for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineers?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Internal Audit, Quality Improvement / QA and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineers?

An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £25,290 based on 11 salaries. An early career Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £28,514 based on 211 salaries. A mid-career Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £32,840 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £34,876 based on 78 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £36,181.
Employees with Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in their job title in Derby, England: Derbyshire earn an average of 8.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, England: London (8.1% more) and Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire (4.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Leicester, England: Leicestershire (19.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 438 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.5%
Early Career
48.2%
Mid Career
24.9%
Experienced
17.8%
Late Career
6.6%

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