The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 297 321 322
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 11 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.10% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.91%
QA Automation Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

QA Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

QA Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

QA Automation Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

QA Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 17 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Selenium
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle
5 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
5 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
6 6 (35.29%) RSpec
6 6 (35.29%) Kanban
6 6 (35.29%) Ruby
7 5 (29.41%) Maven
7 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
7 5 (29.41%) MySQL
7 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) Puppet
7 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (29.41%) Ansible
7 5 (29.41%) SaaS
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
8 4 (23.53%) Python
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
9 3 (17.65%) C#
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
3 6 (35.29%) RSpec
4 5 (29.41%) Maven
5 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
6 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
7 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
7 2 (11.76%) Subversion
7 2 (11.76%) Spock
8 1 (5.88%) Capybara
8 1 (5.88%) JMeter
8 1 (5.88%) JIRA
8 1 (5.88%) WATIR
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Kanban
5 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) User Stories
8 1 (5.88%) Open Source
8 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Ruby
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VBScript
5 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
1 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (29.41%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London City
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago