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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation QA Engineer
Rank 798 830 793
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 107 104 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 99 100 147
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +11.76%
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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 5 May 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 5 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
London +44 65 £50,000 +8.10% 12
East of England +11 17 £43,500 -8.42% 1
South East +1 17 £45,000 -10.00% 3
North West +17 7 £39,000 -6.58%
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
QA Automation Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 England region featuring QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 252 (100.00%) QA
2 193 (76.59%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (75.00%) Selenium
4 137 (54.37%) Java
5 126 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 109 (43.25%) BDD
7 105 (41.67%) Scrum
8 99 (39.29%) Test Automation
9 86 (34.13%) Cucumber
10 84 (33.33%) TDD
10 84 (33.33%) QA Automation
11 69 (27.38%) Automated Testing
12 62 (24.60%) Jenkins
13 58 (23.02%) Finance
14 56 (22.22%) Ruby
15 54 (21.43%) Web Services
16 53 (21.03%) JIRA
16 53 (21.03%) Continuous Integration
17 51 (20.24%) Automation Testing
18 43 (17.06%) REST
19 41 (16.27%) C#
19 41 (16.27%) RESTful
19 41 (16.27%) API Testing
20 40 (15.87%) SQL
21 39 (15.48%) JUnit
22 37 (14.68%) XML
23 35 (13.89%) Software Engineering
23 35 (13.89%) Software Testing
23 35 (13.89%) Degree
23 35 (13.89%) Manual Testing

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 3 (1.19%) Apache
2 2 (0.79%) CMS
2 2 (0.79%) Node.js
2 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.76%) SaaS
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.32%) Internet
2 4 (1.59%) HTTP
3 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.57%) MySQL
2 7 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.59%) Big Data
6 2 (0.79%) HBase
6 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 189 (75.00%) Selenium
2 126 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 86 (34.13%) Cucumber
4 62 (24.60%) Jenkins
5 53 (21.03%) JIRA
6 39 (15.48%) JUnit
7 29 (11.51%) JMeter
8 27 (10.71%) Git (software)
9 23 (9.13%) Appium
9 23 (9.13%) JBehave
10 22 (8.73%) SoapUI
11 19 (7.54%) SpecFlow
12 18 (7.14%) Calabash
12 18 (7.14%) WATIR
13 17 (6.75%) RSpec
14 13 (5.16%) HP UFT
15 12 (4.76%) TestNG
16 9 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 9 (3.57%) Hudson
16 9 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 58 (23.02%) Finance
2 15 (5.95%) Games
3 14 (5.56%) Retail
4 13 (5.16%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.37%) Marketing
6 5 (1.98%) Banking
6 5 (1.98%) Electronics
6 5 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.98%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.59%) Back Office
7 4 (1.59%) Law
8 3 (1.19%) Publishing
9 2 (0.79%) Legal
9 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.43%) Web Services
2 43 (17.06%) REST
3 41 (16.27%) RESTful
4 37 (14.68%) XML
5 26 (10.32%) Gherkin
6 24 (9.52%) .NET
7 22 (8.73%) SOAP
8 16 (6.35%) J2EE
9 14 (5.56%) JSON
10 13 (5.16%) HTML
11 10 (3.97%) AngularJS
12 8 (3.17%) Spring
13 6 (2.38%) CSS
13 6 (2.38%) React
14 5 (1.98%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (1.59%) .NET Framework
15 4 (1.59%) Hibernate
15 4 (1.59%) Swagger
16 3 (1.19%) Ajax
16 3 (1.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.90%) Mobile App
2 19 (7.54%) RIA
3 18 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.17%) Fintech
4 8 (3.17%) User Experience
5 7 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.78%) iPad
6 6 (2.38%) Online Games
7 5 (1.98%) Wiki
8 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.19%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.19%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.40%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.40%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.40%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.51%) Android
1 29 (11.51%) Apple iOS
2 28 (11.11%) Linux
3 24 (9.52%) Windows
4 8 (3.17%) Unix
5 4 (1.59%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.59%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.79%) CentOS
6 2 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (76.59%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (43.25%) BDD
3 105 (41.67%) Scrum
4 99 (39.29%) Test Automation
5 84 (33.33%) QA Automation
5 84 (33.33%) TDD
6 69 (27.38%) Automated Testing
7 53 (21.03%) Continuous Integration
8 51 (20.24%) Automation Testing
9 41 (16.27%) API Testing
10 35 (13.89%) Manual Testing
10 35 (13.89%) Software Engineering
10 35 (13.89%) Software Testing
11 31 (12.30%) E-Commerce
11 31 (12.30%) OO
12 30 (11.90%) SDLC
12 30 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (11.51%) Kanban
14 26 (10.32%) Test Strategy
15 24 (9.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 137 (54.37%) Java
2 56 (22.22%) Ruby
3 41 (16.27%) C#
4 40 (15.87%) SQL
5 26 (10.32%) Python
6 22 (8.73%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.37%) PHP
8 9 (3.57%) Perl
9 3 (1.19%) VBScript
10 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.79%) Groovy
10 2 (0.79%) Scala
11 1 (0.40%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (13.89%) Degree
2 26 (10.32%) ISEB
3 25 (9.92%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.40%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (6.35%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (2.38%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.79%) Ansible
3 2 (0.79%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.79%) Puppet
3 2 (0.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (5.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.76%) SAP
3 9 (3.57%) HP
3 9 (3.57%) Rally
4 8 (3.17%) Oracle
5 3 (1.19%) Apple
5 3 (1.19%) Perforce
6 2 (0.79%) CA
7 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
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