The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had QA Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation QA Engineer
Rank 122 152 136
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
QA Automation Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1902 2373 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.99% 96.58% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1656 2040 1919
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

QA Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Watford - 7 £45,000 -
Royston -7 3 £42,500 - 1
QA Automation Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Hertfordshire region featuring QA Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 20 (86.96%) Selenium
3 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (78.26%) Java
5 17 (73.91%) Web Services
5 17 (73.91%) Scrum
6 14 (60.87%) REST
6 14 (60.87%) QA Automation
6 14 (60.87%) SDET
6 14 (60.87%) TDD
6 14 (60.87%) XML
6 14 (60.87%) SQL
6 14 (60.87%) Internet
6 14 (60.87%) RIA
6 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
6 14 (60.87%) JUnit
6 14 (60.87%) RESTful
6 14 (60.87%) JBehave
6 14 (60.87%) WebDriver
6 14 (60.87%) BDD
7 12 (52.17%) API Testing
8 11 (47.83%) Gherkin
8 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
9 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Big Data
10 4 (17.39%) J2EE
10 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
11 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Subversion
11 3 (13.04%) Ruby

QA Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Selenium
2 14 (60.87%) JBehave
2 14 (60.87%) JUnit
2 14 (60.87%) WebDriver
3 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.04%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Web Services
2 14 (60.87%) REST
2 14 (60.87%) RESTful
2 14 (60.87%) XML
3 11 (47.83%) Gherkin
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Scrum
3 14 (60.87%) BDD
3 14 (60.87%) QA Automation
3 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 14 (60.87%) TDD
4 12 (52.17%) API Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (60.87%) SDET
Royston, Hertfordshire
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