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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 205 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.042% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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
4420 4482 5072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.26% 95.22% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 3678 4358
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 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 - 6 £50,000 - 1
Reigate - 1 £42,500 -
Guildford - 1 - -
QA Automation Engineer
South East

QA Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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 32 (100.00%) QA
1 32 (100.00%) Selenium
2 30 (93.75%) Test Automation
3 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (81.25%) SQL
5 24 (75.00%) C#
6 23 (71.88%) .NET
7 22 (68.75%) Degree
7 22 (68.75%) Mathematics
7 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
7 22 (68.75%) WinRunner
7 22 (68.75%) Java
8 20 (62.50%) Finance
9 18 (56.25%) Test Strategy
9 18 (56.25%) WebDriver
10 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
10 16 (50.00%) Workflow
11 15 (46.88%) Web Services
12 13 (40.63%) C++
13 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (37.50%) Analytics
13 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (34.38%) TestComplete
14 11 (34.38%) Performance Testing
14 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
15 10 (31.25%) Workflow Management
15 10 (31.25%) NUnit
15 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
15 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
15 10 (31.25%) Code Coverage

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (100.00%) Selenium
2 22 (68.75%) WinRunner
3 18 (56.25%) WebDriver
4 11 (34.38%) TestComplete
5 10 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (31.25%) NUnit
5 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
5 10 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
6 9 (28.13%) Ranorex
7 6 (18.75%) JIRA
7 6 (18.75%) JMeter
8 3 (9.38%) Maven
9 2 (6.25%) JUnit
9 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.13%) Moq
10 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) Web Services
3 10 (31.25%) HTML5
3 10 (31.25%) CSS3
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.75%) LAMP
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (3.13%) WPF
6 1 (3.13%) LINQ
6 1 (3.13%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) Mathematics
2 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 9 (28.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.25%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Test Automation
2 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) Test Strategy
4 16 (50.00%) Workflow
5 12 (37.50%) Analytics
6 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
6 11 (34.38%) Performance Testing
7 10 (31.25%) Regression Testing
7 10 (31.25%) Workflow Management
7 10 (31.25%) Validation
7 10 (31.25%) OO
7 10 (31.25%) Code Coverage
7 10 (31.25%) User Stories
7 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
7 10 (31.25%) Financial Modelling
8 9 (28.13%) RAD
9 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
10 7 (21.88%) Load Testing
11 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 24 (75.00%) C#
3 22 (68.75%) Java
4 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (40.63%) C++
6 6 (18.75%) PHP
7 3 (9.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) JBoss
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