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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation QA Engineer
Rank 227 275 284
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 22 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 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 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +4.11%
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
6244 7388 8427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.86% 97.61% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5260 6089 7008
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +38 13 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 8 £59,000 +24.21%
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -
QA Automation Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 40 (100.00%) QA
2 25 (62.50%) Java
3 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (57.50%) Selenium
5 21 (52.50%) Software Engineering
6 20 (50.00%) Scrum
6 20 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 18 (45.00%) QA Automation
8 17 (42.50%) Degree
9 15 (37.50%) WebDriver
10 14 (35.00%) SQL
10 14 (35.00%) XML
11 12 (30.00%) JUnit
11 12 (30.00%) Web Services
11 12 (30.00%) BDD
11 12 (30.00%) REST
12 11 (27.50%) RESTful
12 11 (27.50%) JBehave
12 11 (27.50%) Internet
12 11 (27.50%) RIA
12 11 (27.50%) TDD
13 9 (22.50%) Python
14 8 (20.00%) SDET
15 7 (17.50%) J2EE
15 7 (17.50%) Multithreading
16 5 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
16 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
16 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
16 5 (12.50%) SDLC
16 5 (12.50%) API Testing

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 11 (27.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Selenium
2 15 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 12 (30.00%) JUnit
4 11 (27.50%) JBehave
5 5 (12.50%) Bugzilla
5 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 5 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) Calabash
6 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) XML
2 12 (30.00%) REST
2 12 (30.00%) Web Services
3 11 (27.50%) RESTful
4 7 (17.50%) J2EE
5 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (7.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) RIA
2 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) Software Engineering
3 20 (50.00%) Scrum
3 20 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 18 (45.00%) QA Automation
5 12 (30.00%) BDD
6 11 (27.50%) TDD
7 7 (17.50%) Multithreading
8 5 (12.50%) API Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.00%) OO
10 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
11 2 (5.00%) Defect Management
11 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
11 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 5 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (20.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Perforce
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