The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 823 815 847
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 79 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.045% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.048% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 70 44 41
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -13.25%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108008 100411 112253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88395 84589 96881
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,988 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
QA Automation Engineer
UK

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -48 47 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South East +16 26 £47,500 +15.85% 3
North West - 7 £35,000 -
South West +3 6 £37,500 +4.16%
East of England - 6 £40,500 - 1
QA Automation Engineer
UK

QA Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 135 (100.00%) QA
2 120 (88.89%) Selenium
3 84 (62.22%) Test Automation
4 76 (56.30%) Java
5 67 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (48.89%) C#
7 56 (41.48%) Cucumber
8 54 (40.00%) Test Strategy
9 52 (38.52%) .NET
10 48 (35.56%) Degree
11 44 (32.59%) WebDriver
12 41 (30.37%) C++
13 36 (26.67%) Finance
14 34 (25.19%) OO
15 32 (23.70%) SQL
16 31 (22.96%) Mathematics
16 31 (22.96%) Analytics
17 30 (22.22%) Automation Testing
17 30 (22.22%) Software Engineering
18 29 (21.48%) WinRunner
19 28 (20.74%) BDD
20 27 (20.00%) Windows
21 26 (19.26%) Linux
22 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
22 25 (18.52%) Test Scripting
22 25 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
23 24 (17.78%) .NET Framework
24 23 (17.04%) Scrum
24 23 (17.04%) JavaScript
24 23 (17.04%) JUnit

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with QA Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.96%) Apache
2 1 (0.74%) Node.js
2 1 (0.74%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.70%) SaaS
3 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) NAS
1 4 (2.96%) FTP
1 4 (2.96%) HTTP
1 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (0.74%) Redis
3 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 120 (88.89%) Selenium
2 56 (41.48%) Cucumber
3 44 (32.59%) WebDriver
4 29 (21.48%) WinRunner
5 23 (17.04%) JUnit
6 21 (15.56%) TestComplete
7 20 (14.81%) SoapUI
8 17 (12.59%) Ranorex
9 16 (11.85%) JBehave
10 14 (10.37%) WATIR
11 7 (5.19%) SpecFlow
12 5 (3.70%) FitNesse
12 5 (3.70%) TestNG
13 4 (2.96%) TeamCity
13 4 (2.96%) jMock
13 4 (2.96%) Visual Studio
13 4 (2.96%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (2.22%) JMeter
14 3 (2.22%) Subversion
14 3 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 36 (26.67%) Finance
2 9 (6.67%) Games
3 7 (5.19%) Banking
4 4 (2.96%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Front Office
5 3 (2.22%) Back Office
6 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (38.52%) .NET
2 24 (17.78%) .NET Framework
3 22 (16.30%) Gherkin
4 20 (14.81%) Web Services
5 10 (7.41%) J2EE
6 8 (5.93%) HTML
7 5 (3.70%) XML
7 5 (3.70%) CSS
8 4 (2.96%) Django
9 3 (2.22%) Ajax
9 3 (2.22%) JSON
10 2 (1.48%) RESTful
10 2 (1.48%) REST
10 2 (1.48%) SOAP
11 1 (0.74%) XML-RPC
11 1 (0.74%) JSP
11 1 (0.74%) Servlets
11 1 (0.74%) Spring
11 1 (0.74%) LINQ
11 1 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.96%) Mathematics
2 23 (17.04%) Open Source
3 20 (14.81%) Client/Server
4 11 (8.15%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.19%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.96%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.22%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.48%) iPad
9 2 (1.48%) Social Network
9 2 (1.48%) iPhone
10 1 (0.74%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.74%) Animation
10 1 (0.74%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.00%) Windows
2 26 (19.26%) Linux
3 13 (9.63%) UNIX
4 5 (3.70%) Android
5 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Debian
6 1 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (62.22%) Test Automation
2 67 (49.63%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 34 (25.19%) OO
5 31 (22.96%) Analytics
6 30 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 30 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 28 (20.74%) BDD
8 25 (18.52%) Test Scripting
9 23 (17.04%) Scrum
10 22 (16.30%) Software Testing
11 19 (14.07%) Automated Testing
12 17 (12.59%) RAD
13 15 (11.11%) TDD
14 14 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (8.15%) User Stories
16 9 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (5.93%) OOP
17 8 (5.93%) E-Commerce
18 5 (3.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (56.30%) Java
2 66 (48.89%) C#
3 41 (30.37%) C++
4 32 (23.70%) SQL
5 23 (17.04%) JavaScript
6 21 (15.56%) Python
7 13 (9.63%) PHP
8 10 (7.41%) C
9 9 (6.67%) Delphi
10 8 (5.93%) Ruby
11 7 (5.19%) Perl
12 3 (2.22%) VBScript
13 2 (1.48%) Lua
13 2 (1.48%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (35.56%) Degree
2 6 (4.44%) ISEB
3 4 (2.96%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.96%) Hitachi
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle
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