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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Engineer
Rank 193 213 216
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 15 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 17
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
4080 5010 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.95% 95.94% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3235 3992 3816
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Slough - 5 £40,000 - 1
Reading +15 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Newbury +9 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Bracknell - 2 £41,250 -
Test Automation Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) Selenium
3 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 16 (64.00%) Java
5 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
6 10 (40.00%) QA
6 10 (40.00%) Automation Testing
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) Scrum
6 10 (40.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) C#
8 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
9 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Test Management
10 5 (20.00%) BDD
10 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
10 5 (20.00%) Cadence
10 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
11 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (16.00%) SDLC
11 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
11 4 (16.00%) JIRA
11 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting

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 (12.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (16.00%) JIRA
5 3 (12.00%) JMeter
5 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (12.00%) Zephyr
6 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
7 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.00%) MSTest
7 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.00%) Electronics
4 3 (12.00%) Legal
4 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Wiki
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (20.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.00%) Test Management
7 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (12.00%) OO
8 3 (12.00%) Presales
8 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (12.00%) Service Management
8 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) Perl
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cadence
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago