The table below looks at the statistics for the Automated Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Test Engineer
Rank - 454 445
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Test Engineer 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.004% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.004% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +49.12%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.93%
Automated Test Engineer
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20179 22291 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.89% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 17876 17969
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automated Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Automated Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Automated Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Automated Test Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Automated Test Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Automated Test 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 Automated Test Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing

Automated Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Automated Test 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 Automated Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle