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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 201 202 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 3 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.068% 0.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
4223 4918 5004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.17% 95.48% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3520 4048 4041
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) RSpec
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) RSpec
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA