The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had QA Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation QA Engineer
Rank 251 288 346
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 5 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.080% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 15
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £39,900 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £56,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
6027 9788 12422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.86% 94.74% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 8393 10481
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

QA Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, QA 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 City of London region featuring QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (94.12%) Selenium
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) WebDriver
5 9 (52.94%) BDD
6 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
6 8 (47.06%) QA Automation
6 8 (47.06%) Java
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (41.18%) TDD
7 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
7 7 (41.18%) Ruby
8 6 (35.29%) API Testing
8 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
8 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
9 5 (29.41%) User Stories
9 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
9 5 (29.41%) Web Services
10 4 (23.53%) WATIR
10 4 (23.53%) Degree
10 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
11 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
11 3 (17.65%) RESTful
11 3 (17.65%) User Experience
11 3 (17.65%) Appium
11 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
11 3 (17.65%) Swagger
11 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
11 3 (17.65%) C#
11 3 (17.65%) OO

QA Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Selenium
2 10 (58.82%) WebDriver
3 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
4 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
5 4 (23.53%) WATIR
6 3 (17.65%) Appium
7 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
7 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
8 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
8 1 (5.88%) Grunt
8 1 (5.88%) Hudson
8 1 (5.88%) JIRA
8 1 (5.88%) JMeter
8 1 (5.88%) JUnit
8 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
8 1 (5.88%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (5.88%) RSpec
8 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
8 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
8 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 3 (17.65%) Swagger
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Grid Computing
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 8 (47.06%) QA Automation
4 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) API Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
6 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 5 (29.41%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
7 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) HP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Rally
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
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