The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 121 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.055% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.057% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -13.25%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1956 1753 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.74% 96.80% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1515 1520
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Automation Engineer
South West

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

QA Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

QA Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

QA Automation Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) JBehave
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) jMock
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) JBehave
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) jMock
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 to £42000 per annum - excellent company benefits
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