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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation QA Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 230 234 236
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 10 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 26
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%

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
5698 6594 6985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.89% 97.07% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4708 5430 5658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -4 5 £42,000 +12.00% 2
Hertfordshire +7 3 £32,500 -23.52%
Suffolk +1 1 £25,000 -26.47%
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 23 January 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 20 (100.00%) QA
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (85.00%) Scrum
4 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (45.00%) Selenium
6 8 (40.00%) Manual Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Ruby
7 6 (30.00%) Python
7 6 (30.00%) TDD
8 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) Subversion
8 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (25.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
11 2 (10.00%) Java
11 2 (10.00%) JUnit
12 1 (5.00%) XML
12 1 (5.00%) Windows
12 1 (5.00%) Perl

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 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) JBehave
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
9 1 (5.00%) API Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (5.00%) Open Source
9 1 (5.00%) Project Management
9 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Ruby
2 6 (30.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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