The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test 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 Senior Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Automation Engineer
Rank 863 910 873
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Automation Engineer 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.006% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.007% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Senior Test 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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 29 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +52 4 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Test Automation Engineer
UK

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Test 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 Senior Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (60.00%) Gherkin
4 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (50.00%) Ruby
5 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (50.00%) JUnit
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) SpecFlow
5 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (50.00%) Calabash
6 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (40.00%) NUnit
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) RESTful
6 4 (40.00%) JBehave
6 4 (40.00%) WATIR
6 4 (40.00%) Open Source
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) Linux
8 2 (20.00%) ISEB
8 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Validation
8 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Test 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 Senior Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (50.00%) JUnit
3 5 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 5 (50.00%) Calabash
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) NUnit
4 4 (40.00%) JBehave
4 4 (40.00%) WATIR
5 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Product Management
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA