The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the 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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation QA Engineer
Rank 778 812 774
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 126 127 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 117 123 172
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
QA Automation Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88424 98706 105739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75252 82384 86955
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

QA Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

QA Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer across the England region.

QA Automation Engineer Salary Trend in England

QA Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

QA Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in England

QA Automation Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
London +35 53 £48,750 -2.50% 6
South East +29 33 £42,500 +6.25% 5
East of England +42 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
East Midlands +11 7 £35,000 -6.66% 3
North West +16 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Yorkshire +26 2 - -
South West +5 2 £32,500 -13.33%
West Midlands -6 2 £38,750 -3.12%
North East - 2 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
QA Automation Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region featuring QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 235 (100.00%) QA
2 207 (88.09%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (81.28%) Selenium
4 148 (62.98%) Java
5 118 (50.21%) BDD
6 116 (49.36%) WebDriver
7 98 (41.70%) Test Automation
8 96 (40.85%) Scrum
9 92 (39.15%) TDD
10 91 (38.72%) QA Automation
11 77 (32.77%) Cucumber
12 69 (29.36%) Automation Testing
13 63 (26.81%) Finance
14 62 (26.38%) Web Services
15 53 (22.55%) SQL
16 51 (21.70%) RESTful
17 50 (21.28%) Ruby
17 50 (21.28%) API Testing
18 47 (20.00%) JUnit
19 46 (19.57%) JIRA
20 44 (18.72%) XML
20 44 (18.72%) Software Engineering
21 43 (18.30%) Automated Testing
21 43 (18.30%) REST
22 41 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
22 41 (17.45%) C#
23 40 (17.02%) Internet
24 37 (15.74%) Gherkin
25 33 (14.04%) Jenkins
26 32 (13.62%) SDET

QA Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.55%) Confluence
2 1 (0.43%) Apache
2 1 (0.43%) IIS
2 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (3.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.55%) SaaS
2 5 (2.13%) GitHub
3 3 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.02%) Internet
2 4 (1.70%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.68%) MySQL
2 9 (3.83%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.98%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.98%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.70%) Big Data
5 3 (1.28%) HBase
6 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 191 (81.28%) Selenium
2 116 (49.36%) WebDriver
3 77 (32.77%) Cucumber
4 47 (20.00%) JUnit
5 46 (19.57%) JIRA
6 33 (14.04%) Jenkins
7 31 (13.19%) Git (software)
7 31 (13.19%) JBehave
8 26 (11.06%) SoapUI
9 21 (8.94%) SpecFlow
10 20 (8.51%) RSpec
11 17 (7.23%) JMeter
12 16 (6.81%) HP UFT
13 15 (6.38%) Appium
14 12 (5.11%) Calabash
14 12 (5.11%) LoadRunner
14 12 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (5.11%) WATIR
15 11 (4.68%) Hudson
16 8 (3.40%) Capybara
General
1 63 (26.81%) Finance
2 16 (6.81%) Games
3 14 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.83%) Marketing
4 9 (3.83%) Retail
5 6 (2.55%) Electronics
5 6 (2.55%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.13%) Banking
6 5 (2.13%) Online Betting
7 3 (1.28%) Back Office
7 3 (1.28%) Law
8 2 (0.85%) Legal
8 2 (0.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (26.38%) Web Services
2 51 (21.70%) RESTful
3 44 (18.72%) XML
4 43 (18.30%) REST
5 37 (15.74%) Gherkin
6 26 (11.06%) SOAP
7 24 (10.21%) .NET
8 9 (3.83%) .NET Framework
9 8 (3.40%) HTML
9 8 (3.40%) JSON
10 7 (2.98%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.98%) React
11 6 (2.55%) J2EE
12 4 (1.70%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.70%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (1.70%) Spring
13 3 (1.28%) Ajax
13 3 (1.28%) CSS
14 2 (0.85%) Hibernate
14 2 (0.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.19%) RIA
2 11 (4.68%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.40%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.40%) Online Games
5 6 (2.55%) Fintech
5 6 (2.55%) Wiki
6 4 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.70%) Social Network
6 4 (1.70%) User Experience
7 3 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.85%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.43%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.43%) BBC
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.49%) Linux
2 18 (7.66%) Windows
3 17 (7.23%) Android
3 17 (7.23%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (88.09%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (50.21%) BDD
3 98 (41.70%) Test Automation
4 96 (40.85%) Scrum
5 92 (39.15%) TDD
6 91 (38.72%) QA Automation
7 69 (29.36%) Automation Testing
8 50 (21.28%) API Testing
9 44 (18.72%) Software Engineering
10 43 (18.30%) Automated Testing
11 41 (17.45%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (13.62%) Kanban
13 31 (13.19%) Manual Testing
14 28 (11.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (11.49%) Regression Testing
16 24 (10.21%) Defect Management
17 22 (9.36%) OO
17 22 (9.36%) Test Scripting
18 20 (8.51%) E-Commerce
19 19 (8.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (62.98%) Java
2 53 (22.55%) SQL
3 50 (21.28%) Ruby
4 41 (17.45%) C#
5 25 (10.64%) Python
6 17 (7.23%) PHP
7 15 (6.38%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.40%) Perl
8 8 (3.40%) VB
8 8 (3.40%) VBScript
9 5 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.28%) C
10 3 (1.28%) C++
10 3 (1.28%) Groovy
10 3 (1.28%) Scala
11 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.43%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.43%) Korn
11 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.49%) Degree
2 25 (10.64%) ISEB
3 19 (8.09%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (100.00%) QA
2 32 (13.62%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.85%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 21 (8.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.11%) HP
3 9 (3.83%) Oracle
4 6 (2.55%) SAP
5 3 (1.28%) Apple
5 3 (1.28%) Rally
6 2 (0.85%) CA
6 2 (0.85%) Sun
7 1 (0.43%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
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