The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 101 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 20 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.24% 1.47% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.51% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 35
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £35,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1561 1916 2187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.14% 96.82% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1293 1533 1773
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Test Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridge -3 17 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Peterborough - 3 £45,000 - 1
Test Automation Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (94.23%) Test Automation
2 43 (82.69%) Python
3 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (63.46%) Scrum
5 26 (50.00%) Linux
6 25 (48.08%) Degree
7 23 (44.23%) QA
8 22 (42.31%) Test Scripting
9 20 (38.46%) Mobile App
10 19 (36.54%) Automated Testing
11 14 (26.92%) Manual Testing
12 13 (25.00%) Windows
12 13 (25.00%) Perl
13 12 (23.08%) C#
13 12 (23.08%) Bugzilla
13 12 (23.08%) Software Testing
13 12 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
14 11 (21.15%) Test Strategy
14 11 (21.15%) Ruby
14 11 (21.15%) Selenium
15 10 (19.23%) Exploratory Testing
16 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
16 8 (15.38%) Java
16 8 (15.38%) Cucumber
17 7 (13.46%) BDD
18 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
18 6 (11.54%) C++
18 6 (11.54%) JUnit
19 5 (9.62%) TDD
19 5 (9.62%) NUnit

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
1 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Bugzilla
2 11 (21.15%) Selenium
3 8 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 6 (11.54%) JUnit
5 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.62%) NUnit
6 4 (7.69%) HP UFT
6 4 (7.69%) JIRA
7 2 (3.85%) JMeter
7 2 (3.85%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.85%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (5.77%) Automotive
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Electronics
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Gherkin
1 3 (5.77%) RESTful
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
1 3 (5.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (94.23%) Test Automation
2 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (63.46%) Scrum
4 22 (42.31%) Test Scripting
5 19 (36.54%) Automated Testing
6 14 (26.92%) Manual Testing
7 12 (23.08%) Defect Tracking
7 12 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Test Strategy
9 10 (19.23%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 7 (13.46%) BDD
12 5 (9.62%) TDD
13 3 (5.77%) API Testing
13 3 (5.77%) Open Source
13 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
13 3 (5.77%) Requirements Analysis
14 2 (3.85%) Defect Management
14 2 (3.85%) Machine Learning
14 2 (3.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) Python
2 13 (25.00%) Perl
3 12 (23.08%) C#
4 11 (21.15%) Ruby
5 8 (15.38%) Java
6 6 (11.54%) C++
7 4 (7.69%) C
8 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (44.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) IBM
1 1 (1.92%) Intel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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