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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 122 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £36,000 £39,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -20.50%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1748 1543 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.26% 95.36% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1372 1315
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) JUnit
3 6 (75.00%) JBehave
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Automation Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Kanban
4 5 (62.50%) User Stories
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) Sun Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) jMock
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) JUnit
3 6 (75.00%) JBehave
4 1 (12.50%) jMock
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Kanban
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Sun Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle