The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Engineer
Rank 202 220 217
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 10 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £39,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Test Automation Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4284 4909 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.18% 95.90% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3424 3793 3874
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Test Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newbury +2 4 £35,000 -9.67%
Bracknell - 2 £41,250 -
Slough - 1 £40,000 -
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Test Automation 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 Berkshire region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (75.00%) Selenium
4 14 (70.00%) Java
5 11 (55.00%) Automation Testing
6 10 (50.00%) QA
7 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
8 8 (40.00%) Scrum
9 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
9 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
10 6 (30.00%) Finance
10 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (30.00%) C#
10 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 5 (25.00%) Test Management
11 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
11 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
11 5 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (25.00%) SQL
11 5 (25.00%) JIRA
12 4 (20.00%) Wiki
12 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 4 (20.00%) MySQL
12 4 (20.00%) Oracle
12 4 (20.00%) XML
12 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (20.00%) Presales
12 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (15.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Selenium
2 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 5 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (15.00%) JMeter
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (15.00%) Zephyr
5 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.00%) MSTest
6 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (5.00%) React
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Wiki
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (55.00%) Automation Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Test Management
7 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (20.00%) Presales
8 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (15.00%) BDD
9 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (15.00%) OO
9 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (15.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Cadence
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
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