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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation QA Engineer
Rank 230 253 264
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 18 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.20% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.21% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 6
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
6050 7053 7635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.28% 96.09% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5173 5956 6267
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +25 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £50,000 +33.33%
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 August 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 39 (100.00%) QA
2 28 (71.79%) Java
3 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (58.97%) Selenium
5 22 (56.41%) Software Engineering
6 21 (53.85%) Scrum
7 19 (48.72%) Web Services
8 18 (46.15%) Test Automation
9 17 (43.59%) QA Automation
10 16 (41.03%) WebDriver
11 15 (38.46%) RESTful
11 15 (38.46%) SQL
11 15 (38.46%) JUnit
11 15 (38.46%) BDD
11 15 (38.46%) REST
12 14 (35.90%) SDET
12 14 (35.90%) Internet
12 14 (35.90%) XML
12 14 (35.90%) TDD
12 14 (35.90%) JBehave
12 14 (35.90%) RIA
13 13 (33.33%) Cucumber
14 12 (30.77%) Gherkin
14 12 (30.77%) API Testing
15 8 (20.51%) Degree
15 8 (20.51%) Multithreading
16 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
17 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
18 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
18 4 (10.26%) Automated 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Internet
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Selenium
2 16 (41.03%) WebDriver
3 15 (38.46%) JUnit
4 14 (35.90%) JBehave
5 13 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (10.26%) Subversion
7 1 (2.56%) Calabash
7 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.56%) JIRA
7 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) Web Services
2 15 (38.46%) REST
2 15 (38.46%) RESTful
3 14 (35.90%) XML
4 12 (30.77%) Gherkin
5 4 (10.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) RIA
2 1 (2.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) Software Engineering
3 21 (53.85%) Scrum
4 18 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 17 (43.59%) QA Automation
6 15 (38.46%) BDD
7 14 (35.90%) TDD
8 12 (30.77%) API Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Multithreading
10 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
12 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
12 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
13 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
14 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
14 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
15 1 (2.56%) Automation Testing
15 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
15 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) Python
3 4 (10.26%) Ruby
4 2 (5.13%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (35.90%) SDET
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