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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 4 0 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% - 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 13
Median salary £53,750 - £19,000
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 Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1255 1950 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.97% 94.16% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1537 1598
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) SDET
5 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) ISEB
6 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (12.50%) REST
7 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 1 (12.50%) Big Data
7 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Gradle
7 1 (12.50%) JIRA
7 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (12.50%) TestNG
7 1 (12.50%) WebDriver

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) TestNG
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Analytics
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Information Management
6 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) SDET
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago