The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 143 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
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
2269 1846 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.74% 96.45% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 1465 2499
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) JBehave
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) JBehave
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA