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 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 219 267 271
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 22 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 12
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
6247 7553 8130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.03% 97.42% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5330 6286 6792
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

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

QA Automation Engineer Salary Histogram 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 26 June 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
Hertfordshire +39 14 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 8 £59,000 +24.21%
QA Automation Engineer
England

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

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 East of England region featuring QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 24 (75.00%) Java
3 20 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 19 (59.38%) Selenium
5 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (46.88%) Test Automation
7 13 (40.63%) QA Automation
7 13 (40.63%) SQL
8 12 (37.50%) XML
8 12 (37.50%) Degree
8 12 (37.50%) Scrum
8 12 (37.50%) WebDriver
9 11 (34.38%) REST
9 11 (34.38%) BDD
9 11 (34.38%) RESTful
9 11 (34.38%) JUnit
9 11 (34.38%) Web Services
10 10 (31.25%) Internet
10 10 (31.25%) RIA
10 10 (31.25%) TDD
10 10 (31.25%) SDET
10 10 (31.25%) JBehave
11 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
11 8 (25.00%) Multithreading
12 7 (21.88%) Gherkin
12 7 (21.88%) API Testing
13 5 (15.63%) Python
14 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 4 (12.50%) J2EE
14 4 (12.50%) Big Data

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 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Selenium
2 12 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 11 (34.38%) JUnit
4 10 (31.25%) JBehave
5 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.38%) JIRA
7 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
8 1 (3.13%) Calabash
8 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) XML
2 11 (34.38%) REST
2 11 (34.38%) RESTful
2 11 (34.38%) Web Services
3 7 (21.88%) Gherkin
4 4 (12.50%) J2EE
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) RIA
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) Test Automation
4 13 (40.63%) QA Automation
5 12 (37.50%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) BDD
7 10 (31.25%) TDD
8 8 (25.00%) Multithreading
9 7 (21.88%) API Testing
10 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
11 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
12 2 (6.25%) SDLC
12 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
12 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
13 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
13 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 10 (31.25%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Perforce
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