The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Automation Test Engineer
UK / England
Rank 756 858 905
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Automation Engineer 57 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.044% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.046% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 50 39 18
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%

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
76302 90106 95093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63838 76403 79723
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Senior Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Test 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 Senior Test Automation Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
East of England +27 13 £47,500 - 2
North West -3 13 £38,500 -3.75%
Yorkshire +26 10 £46,000 +2.22% 1
South East +73 9 £60,000 +17.07%
London +60 9 £55,000 -
South West - 3 £32,500 -
Senior Test Automation Engineer
UK

Senior Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Senior Test 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 Senior Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 88 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (71.93%) Selenium
3 62 (54.39%) Test Automation
4 50 (43.86%) QA
5 45 (39.47%) Cucumber
6 41 (35.96%) Finance
7 38 (33.33%) ISEB
8 37 (32.46%) TDD
8 37 (32.46%) ISTQB
9 36 (31.58%) SoapUI
10 35 (30.70%) Test Strategy
10 35 (30.70%) Java
10 35 (30.70%) SQL
11 34 (29.82%) E-Commerce
12 33 (28.95%) Retail
13 32 (28.07%) C#
14 28 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (23.68%) Software Testing
15 27 (23.68%) Automated Testing
15 27 (23.68%) BDD
15 27 (23.68%) Automation Testing
16 26 (22.81%) Scrum
16 26 (22.81%) Banking
17 25 (21.93%) SOAP
18 24 (21.05%) Legal
18 24 (21.05%) Regression Testing
19 23 (20.18%) Degree
19 23 (20.18%) Web Testing
20 22 (19.30%) Python
21 20 (17.54%) Linux

Senior Test 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 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) Confluence
2 1 (0.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Office
2 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) MySQL
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 82 (71.93%) Selenium
2 45 (39.47%) Cucumber
3 36 (31.58%) SoapUI
4 15 (13.16%) HP UFT
4 15 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (12.28%) WebDriver
6 11 (9.65%) Ranorex
7 8 (7.02%) Robot Framework
8 6 (5.26%) SpecFlow
9 5 (4.39%) Appium
9 5 (4.39%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.63%) JUnit
10 3 (2.63%) TestNG
11 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.75%) Gradle
11 2 (1.75%) PhantomJS
11 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.88%) Calabash
12 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 41 (35.96%) Finance
2 33 (28.95%) Retail
3 26 (22.81%) Banking
4 24 (21.05%) Legal
5 8 (7.02%) Back Office
5 8 (7.02%) Marketing
6 2 (1.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.93%) SOAP
2 13 (11.40%) REST
3 11 (9.65%) XML
4 6 (5.26%) .NET
5 4 (3.51%) Gherkin
5 4 (3.51%) Web Services
6 2 (1.75%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.75%) CSS
6 2 (1.75%) DOM
6 2 (1.75%) Guava
6 2 (1.75%) Guice
6 2 (1.75%) HTML
6 2 (1.75%) RESTEasy
6 2 (1.75%) RESTful
7 1 (0.88%) J2EE
7 1 (0.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.02%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.02%) Health Informatics
2 8 (7.02%) Informatics
3 5 (4.39%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.39%) Fintech
3 5 (4.39%) iPad
3 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.54%) Linux
2 9 (7.89%) Windows
3 3 (2.63%) Android
3 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (77.19%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (54.39%) Test Automation
3 37 (32.46%) TDD
4 35 (30.70%) Test Strategy
5 34 (29.82%) E-Commerce
6 28 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (23.68%) Automated Testing
7 27 (23.68%) Automation Testing
7 27 (23.68%) BDD
7 27 (23.68%) Software Testing
8 26 (22.81%) Scrum
9 24 (21.05%) Regression Testing
10 23 (20.18%) Web Testing
11 20 (17.54%) Functional Testing
12 18 (15.79%) Test Scripting
12 18 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (14.04%) Waterfall
14 12 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
15 10 (8.77%) Open Source
15 10 (8.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.70%) Java
1 35 (30.70%) SQL
2 32 (28.07%) C#
3 22 (19.30%) Python
4 16 (14.04%) Ruby
5 9 (7.89%) C++
6 8 (7.02%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.26%) PHP
9 3 (2.63%) C
9 3 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (33.33%) ISEB
2 37 (32.46%) ISTQB
3 23 (20.18%) Degree
4 11 (9.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (43.86%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) HP
2 8 (7.02%) VMware
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) F5
5 1 (0.88%) Google
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