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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation QA Engineer
UK / England
Rank 644 794 828
Rank change year-on-year
+150 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 190 126 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 165 119 111
Median salary £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
76467 91104 96733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.47% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63889 77095 80374
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +69 83 £60,000 +20.00% 9
South East +83 52 £37,500 -16.66% 7
North West +9 19 £41,500 +10.66% 1
West Midlands +32 10 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England +5 10 £36,750 -8.12% 2
East Midlands +9 9 £60,000 +71.42%
Yorkshire +32 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South West +22 1 £52,500 +23.52%
North East - 1 £40,000 -
QA Automation Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 312 (100.00%) QA
2 244 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (75.32%) Selenium
4 192 (61.54%) Java
5 134 (42.95%) BDD
6 124 (39.74%) Cucumber
7 116 (37.18%) Test Automation
7 116 (37.18%) Automated Testing
8 113 (36.22%) QA Automation
9 103 (33.01%) Scrum
10 93 (29.81%) SQL
11 91 (29.17%) TDD
12 84 (26.92%) WebDriver
13 81 (25.96%) Finance
14 74 (23.72%) Automation Testing
14 74 (23.72%) C#
15 70 (22.44%) Python
16 63 (20.19%) Regression Testing
17 61 (19.55%) Continuous Integration
18 57 (18.27%) JavaScript
19 56 (17.95%) Test Scripting
20 54 (17.31%) Ruby
21 51 (16.35%) Git (software)
21 51 (16.35%) JMeter
22 49 (15.71%) Kanban
23 48 (15.38%) Manual Testing
23 48 (15.38%) JUnit
24 45 (14.42%) Mobile App
24 45 (14.42%) Appium
25 43 (13.78%) 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 10 (3.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.64%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.85%) SaaS
2 11 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.28%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.88%) Internet
2 3 (0.96%) HTTP
2 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.29%) MySQL
2 12 (3.85%) Big Data
3 11 (3.53%) HBase
4 10 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (3.21%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.64%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.64%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 235 (75.32%) Selenium
2 124 (39.74%) Cucumber
3 84 (26.92%) WebDriver
4 51 (16.35%) Git (software)
4 51 (16.35%) JMeter
5 48 (15.38%) JUnit
6 45 (14.42%) Appium
7 43 (13.78%) JIRA
8 37 (11.86%) Jenkins
9 36 (11.54%) SoapUI
10 28 (8.97%) SpecFlow
11 19 (6.09%) Gatling
11 19 (6.09%) Maven
12 16 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (4.17%) Calabash
13 13 (4.17%) jMock
14 12 (3.85%) TestNG
15 10 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (3.21%) Hamcrest
15 10 (3.21%) Hudson
General
1 81 (25.96%) Finance
2 17 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.13%) Banking
4 11 (3.53%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.24%) Back Office
6 5 (1.60%) Retail
7 3 (0.96%) Advertising
7 3 (0.96%) Games
8 2 (0.64%) Electronics
8 2 (0.64%) Front Office
8 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.33%) Web Services
2 25 (8.01%) .NET
2 25 (8.01%) REST
3 22 (7.05%) Gherkin
4 21 (6.73%) XML
5 13 (4.17%) RESTful
6 12 (3.85%) SOAP
7 10 (3.21%) HTML
8 8 (2.56%) HTML5
9 7 (2.24%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (1.60%) Node.js
10 5 (1.60%) Play Framework
10 5 (1.60%) React
11 3 (0.96%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.96%) CSS
11 3 (0.96%) Spring
11 3 (0.96%) Swagger
11 3 (0.96%) WireMock
12 2 (0.64%) Behat
12 2 (0.64%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.42%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.88%) iPad
4 7 (2.24%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.28%) Arduino
5 4 (1.28%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (1.28%) Derivative
5 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.28%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.28%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (1.28%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.28%) Raspberry Pi
6 3 (0.96%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.96%) RIA
7 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.32%) Equities
7 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.82%) Linux
2 35 (11.22%) Unix
3 34 (10.90%) Apple iOS
4 33 (10.58%) Android
5 25 (8.01%) Windows
6 1 (0.32%) Debian
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (42.95%) BDD
3 116 (37.18%) Automated Testing
3 116 (37.18%) Test Automation
4 113 (36.22%) QA Automation
5 103 (33.01%) Scrum
6 91 (29.17%) TDD
7 74 (23.72%) Automation Testing
8 63 (20.19%) Regression Testing
9 61 (19.55%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (17.95%) Test Scripting
11 49 (15.71%) Kanban
12 48 (15.38%) Manual Testing
13 40 (12.82%) Software Engineering
14 38 (12.18%) Functional Testing
15 35 (11.22%) Test Strategy
16 34 (10.90%) OO
17 30 (9.62%) Defect Management
18 28 (8.97%) API Testing
19 27 (8.65%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (61.54%) Java
2 93 (29.81%) SQL
3 74 (23.72%) C#
4 70 (22.44%) Python
5 57 (18.27%) JavaScript
6 54 (17.31%) Ruby
7 22 (7.05%) PHP
8 16 (5.13%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.81%) Groovy
10 14 (4.49%) C++
11 10 (3.21%) Perl
12 9 (2.88%) Scala
12 9 (2.88%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.56%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.60%) Go
15 4 (1.28%) VBScript
16 1 (0.32%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.32%) C
16 1 (0.32%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 24 (7.69%) ISEB
2 22 (7.05%) Degree
3 10 (3.21%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (100.00%) QA
2 37 (11.86%) SDET
3 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.32%) Docker
3 1 (0.32%) Firmware
3 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.28%) Ansible
4 3 (0.96%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.96%) Puppet
4 3 (0.96%) Salt
5 2 (0.64%) Grafana
Vendors
1 18 (5.77%) Oracle
2 13 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.92%) HP
4 4 (1.28%) VMware
5 2 (0.64%) Apiary
6 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.32%) hybris
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Salary: £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25k- £40k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50,000 DOE + Brilliant Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, equity, flexi working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £42k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
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Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
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Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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London
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Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
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Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
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West Sussex
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