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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation QA Engineer
Rank 234 238 262
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 5 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 14
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £34,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
QA Automation Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6141 6921 7768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5004 5778 6354
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

QA Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

QA Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

QA Automation Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

QA Automation Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Hertfordshire +4 1 £42,500 -
QA Automation Engineer
England

QA Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 East of England region featuring QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) QA
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (80.95%) Scrum
4 15 (71.43%) Test Automation
5 12 (57.14%) Web Services
6 10 (47.62%) Selenium
7 9 (42.86%) TDD
7 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
8 8 (38.10%) BDD
8 8 (38.10%) WebDriver
8 8 (38.10%) QA Automation
8 8 (38.10%) Java
9 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (33.33%) Gherkin
9 7 (33.33%) RESTful
9 7 (33.33%) Ruby
9 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
10 6 (28.57%) JBehave
10 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
10 6 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (28.57%) REST
10 6 (28.57%) SDET
10 6 (28.57%) RIA
10 6 (28.57%) JUnit
10 6 (28.57%) XML
10 6 (28.57%) Internet
10 6 (28.57%) API Testing
11 5 (23.81%) Subversion

QA Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
2 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 8 (38.10%) WebDriver
4 6 (28.57%) JBehave
4 6 (28.57%) JUnit
5 5 (23.81%) Subversion
6 1 (4.76%) JIRA
6 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 7 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 7 (33.33%) RESTful
3 6 (28.57%) REST
3 6 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) RIA
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) Scrum
3 15 (71.43%) Test Automation
4 9 (42.86%) TDD
5 8 (38.10%) BDD
5 8 (38.10%) QA Automation
6 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (28.57%) API Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Functional Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Exploratory Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Ruby
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (28.57%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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