The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 209 214 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 0.042% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.044% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
QA Automation Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4592 4526 5107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.17% 95.49% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 3658 4397
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

QA Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

QA Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

QA Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

QA Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

QA Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Automation Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 5 £50,000 - 1
Reigate - 3 £42,500 -
Guildford - 1 - -
QA Automation Engineer
South East

QA Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 34 (100.00%) QA
1 34 (100.00%) Selenium
2 32 (94.12%) Test Automation
3 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (79.41%) C#
5 26 (76.47%) SQL
5 26 (76.47%) .NET
6 25 (73.53%) Degree
6 25 (73.53%) Mathematics
6 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
6 25 (73.53%) WinRunner
7 23 (67.65%) Java
8 21 (61.76%) Finance
9 20 (58.82%) Test Strategy
10 18 (52.94%) WebDriver
11 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (44.12%) Analytics
11 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
11 15 (44.12%) C++
11 15 (44.12%) Web Services
11 15 (44.12%) Workflow
12 12 (35.29%) TestComplete
13 11 (32.35%) Performance Testing
13 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
13 11 (32.35%) .NET Framework
13 11 (32.35%) OO
14 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
14 10 (29.41%) Code Coverage
14 10 (29.41%) Validation

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (100.00%) Selenium
2 25 (73.53%) WinRunner
3 18 (52.94%) WebDriver
4 12 (35.29%) TestComplete
5 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (29.41%) NUnit
5 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
5 10 (29.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (29.41%) Ranorex
6 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 5 (14.71%) JIRA
7 5 (14.71%) JMeter
8 3 (8.82%) Maven
9 2 (5.88%) JUnit
9 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.94%) Moq
10 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (61.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (76.47%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) Web Services
3 11 (32.35%) .NET Framework
4 10 (29.41%) HTML
4 10 (29.41%) CSS
4 10 (29.41%) HTML5
4 10 (29.41%) CSS3
5 5 (14.71%) LAMP
6 2 (5.88%) J2EE
7 1 (2.94%) WPF
7 1 (2.94%) LINQ
7 1 (2.94%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 25 (73.53%) Mathematics
2 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (29.41%) Client/Server
3 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Test Automation
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (58.82%) Test Strategy
4 15 (44.12%) Analytics
4 15 (44.12%) Workflow
5 11 (32.35%) OO
5 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Workflow Management
6 10 (29.41%) RAD
6 10 (29.41%) Code Coverage
6 10 (29.41%) Validation
6 10 (29.41%) User Stories
6 10 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Financial Modelling
7 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Load Testing
9 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) C#
2 26 (76.47%) SQL
3 23 (67.65%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 15 (44.12%) C++
5 5 (14.71%) Delphi
5 5 (14.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
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