The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 261 - 277
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.051% - 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% - 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £38,750 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
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
7487 6821 8409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.72% 96.31% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6133 5623 7253
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 21 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
QA Automation Engineer
England

QA Automation Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (70.00%) Automation Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (70.00%) JBehave
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Degree

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) JBehave
1 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
1 7 (70.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (70.00%) BDD
1 7 (70.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: 45k + Excellent Benefits
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