The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank - 126 127
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.20% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £36,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +18.05%
QA Automation Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1946 1947 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.43% 96.82% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 1584 1525
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) JBehave
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) JBehave
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle