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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation QA Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 248 253 258
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 10 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 19
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
5896 7113 7361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.37% 96.38% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 5723 5953
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -3 4 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Hertfordshire +9 3 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Suffolk - 2 £25,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
QA Automation Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) Selenium
5 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby
5 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Python
8 2 (14.29%) ISEB
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 2 (14.29%) Subversion
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Analytics
9 1 (7.14%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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