The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank - 98 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £36,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
814 1094 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.37% 97.68% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 632 950 903
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Kent region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Health Informatics
2 5 (83.33%) Automation Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Ranorex
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Robot Framework
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Resource Management
2 5 (83.33%) Informatics
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Ranorex
2 5 (83.33%) Robot Framework
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Automation Testing
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) Health Informatics
1 5 (83.33%) Informatics
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Resource Management
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago