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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
Rank 202 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Automation Engineer 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.22% 0.042% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.045% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -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 4475 4968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.07% 95.05% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3650 3702 4281
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 - 10 £50,000 -
QA Automation Engineer
South East

QA Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (100.00%) QA
1 27 (100.00%) Selenium
2 26 (96.30%) Test Automation
3 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (88.89%) SQL
4 22 (81.48%) Java
5 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
5 19 (70.37%) Workflow
6 18 (66.67%) WebDriver
7 15 (55.56%) Test Strategy
7 15 (55.56%) Finance
7 15 (55.56%) C#
7 15 (55.56%) Web Services
8 14 (51.85%) Degree
8 14 (51.85%) Mathematics
8 14 (51.85%) .NET
8 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
8 14 (51.85%) WinRunner
9 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
10 11 (40.74%) Load Testing
10 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (37.04%) JIRA
11 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
11 10 (37.04%) JMeter
11 10 (37.04%) LAMP
11 10 (37.04%) PHP
11 10 (37.04%) MySQL
11 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
12 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

QA Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (7.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) Selenium
2 18 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 14 (51.85%) WinRunner
4 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
5 10 (37.04%) JIRA
5 10 (37.04%) JMeter
6 9 (33.33%) NUnit
6 9 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (25.93%) TestComplete
8 5 (18.52%) Ranorex
9 3 (11.11%) Maven
10 2 (7.41%) JUnit
10 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Web Services
2 14 (51.85%) .NET
3 10 (37.04%) LAMP
4 9 (33.33%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) CSS3
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 9 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Mathematics
2 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Test Automation
2 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (70.37%) Workflow
4 15 (55.56%) Test Strategy
5 11 (40.74%) Load Testing
5 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
7 9 (33.33%) User Stories
7 9 (33.33%) Validation
7 9 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
7 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 9 (33.33%) Workflow Management
7 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 9 (33.33%) Code Coverage
7 9 (33.33%) Regression Testing
8 5 (18.52%) OO
8 5 (18.52%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 22 (81.48%) Java
3 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
4 15 (55.56%) C#
5 10 (37.04%) PHP
6 9 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
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