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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 294 317 314
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 9 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% 0.094% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 10
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £51,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 28 August 2015.

QA Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (73.68%) Selenium
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Java
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Automated Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
6 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) RSpec
7 6 (31.58%) Kanban
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Ruby
8 5 (26.32%) Maven
8 5 (26.32%) WebDriver
8 5 (26.32%) Puppet
8 5 (26.32%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) MySQL
8 5 (26.32%) Automation Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (26.32%) Ansible
8 5 (26.32%) SaaS
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (21.05%) Python
9 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
10 3 (15.79%) BDD
10 3 (15.79%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Selenium
2 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
3 6 (31.58%) RSpec
4 5 (26.32%) WebDriver
4 5 (26.32%) Maven
5 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
6 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
7 2 (10.53%) Spock
8 1 (5.26%) Capybara
8 1 (5.26%) JMeter
8 1 (5.26%) Subversion
8 1 (5.26%) JIRA
8 1 (5.26%) WATIR
8 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Automated Testing
2 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) Kanban
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Automation Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Ruby
3 4 (21.05%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) VBScript
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago