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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation QA Engineer
Rank 726 755 827
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 125 191 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 105 179 124
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
80972 97370 103890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.63% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67790 82038 86695
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 £27,164 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +53 80 £60,000 +26.31% 14
South East +67 13 £52,500 +23.52% 1
North West -22 9 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Yorkshire +18 6 - -
West Midlands -19 6 - -
East of England 0 5 £42,000 +12.00% 1
East Midlands +13 4 £48,750 -2.50% 2
South West +16 2 £51,250 +46.42%
QA Automation Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 245 (100.00%) QA
2 206 (84.08%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (75.51%) Selenium
4 118 (48.16%) Java
5 114 (46.53%) Test Automation
6 112 (45.71%) BDD
7 102 (41.63%) Scrum
8 97 (39.59%) Cucumber
9 91 (37.14%) QA Automation
10 78 (31.84%) Automated Testing
11 75 (30.61%) TDD
12 70 (28.57%) Ruby
13 69 (28.16%) WebDriver
14 65 (26.53%) C#
15 61 (24.90%) SQL
16 55 (22.45%) Manual Testing
17 51 (20.82%) Git (software)
17 51 (20.82%) Python
18 50 (20.41%) Automation Testing
19 44 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
20 35 (14.29%) Finance
20 35 (14.29%) Regression Testing
21 34 (13.88%) Apple iOS
21 34 (13.88%) Mobile App
22 33 (13.47%) Android
23 32 (13.06%) Linux
23 32 (13.06%) Software Engineering
24 31 (12.65%) JavaScript
25 30 (12.24%) Test Scripting
25 30 (12.24%) JIRA

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 4 (1.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.86%) GitHub
1 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.80%) Internet
2 7 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.22%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.94%) MySQL
2 5 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.63%) Big Data
4 3 (1.22%) HBase
4 3 (1.22%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 185 (75.51%) Selenium
2 97 (39.59%) Cucumber
3 69 (28.16%) WebDriver
4 51 (20.82%) Git (software)
5 30 (12.24%) JIRA
6 29 (11.84%) JUnit
7 28 (11.43%) Appium
8 22 (8.98%) SpecFlow
9 20 (8.16%) Jenkins
10 15 (6.12%) Calabash
10 15 (6.12%) JMeter
10 15 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (5.71%) JBehave
12 13 (5.31%) SoapUI
13 11 (4.49%) Capybara
13 11 (4.49%) HP UFT
14 9 (3.67%) Fiddler
15 8 (3.27%) Hudson
15 8 (3.27%) Protractor
15 8 (3.27%) RSpec
General
1 35 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (3.27%) Games
3 7 (2.86%) Retail
3 7 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.45%) Back Office
4 6 (2.45%) Banking
5 5 (2.04%) Marketing
6 4 (1.63%) Law
7 3 (1.22%) Electronics
7 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Front Office
8 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.84%) Web Services
2 25 (10.20%) REST
3 23 (9.39%) XML
4 20 (8.16%) Gherkin
5 19 (7.76%) .NET
6 16 (6.53%) RESTful
7 11 (4.49%) HTML
8 10 (4.08%) React
8 10 (4.08%) SOAP
9 9 (3.67%) Node.js
10 6 (2.45%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (2.04%) .NET Framework
11 5 (2.04%) HTML5
11 5 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (1.63%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.82%) Behat
13 2 (0.82%) CSS
13 2 (0.82%) JSON
13 2 (0.82%) Swagger
14 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.88%) Mobile App
2 15 (6.12%) RIA
3 9 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.04%) iPad
5 5 (2.04%) Social Network
6 4 (1.63%) Arduino
6 4 (1.63%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.63%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.63%) Mobile Games
6 4 (1.63%) Online Games
6 4 (1.63%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.63%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (0.82%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (0.82%) Derivative
7 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.82%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.82%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.88%) Apple iOS
2 33 (13.47%) Android
3 32 (13.06%) Linux
4 22 (8.98%) Windows
5 13 (5.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (84.08%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (46.53%) Test Automation
3 112 (45.71%) BDD
4 102 (41.63%) Scrum
5 91 (37.14%) QA Automation
6 78 (31.84%) Automated Testing
7 75 (30.61%) TDD
8 55 (22.45%) Manual Testing
9 50 (20.41%) Automation Testing
10 44 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (14.29%) Regression Testing
12 32 (13.06%) Software Engineering
13 30 (12.24%) Test Scripting
14 26 (10.61%) API Testing
14 26 (10.61%) Functional Testing
14 26 (10.61%) Kanban
15 25 (10.20%) Test Strategy
16 22 (8.98%) User Acceptance Testing
17 21 (8.57%) OO
18 18 (7.35%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (48.16%) Java
2 70 (28.57%) Ruby
3 65 (26.53%) C#
4 61 (24.90%) SQL
5 51 (20.82%) Python
6 31 (12.65%) JavaScript
7 22 (8.98%) PHP
8 14 (5.71%) C++
9 13 (5.31%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.86%) Groovy
11 5 (2.04%) Perl
12 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.22%) C
13 3 (1.22%) Scala
13 3 (1.22%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.22%) VBScript
14 2 (0.82%) VB
15 1 (0.41%) Korn
15 1 (0.41%) SPARQL
15 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (11.84%) ISEB
2 20 (8.16%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.90%) Degree
4 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (8.98%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.41%) Ansible
3 1 (0.41%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (3.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.45%) HP
3 5 (2.04%) Oracle
4 4 (1.63%) Sun
4 4 (1.63%) VMware
5 2 (0.82%) SAP
6 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.41%) hybris
6 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
Altrincham, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Health,pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + PERKS
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + good bonus (10%) + health + pensio
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + good bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago