The table below looks at the statistics for the Test 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 Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Engineer
Rank 203 208 215
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.022% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.023% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -30.43%
Test 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
4393 4296 5218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.57% 94.42% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3723 3480 4552
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Test 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 Test Automation Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Chertsey - 7 £30,000 -
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Test 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 Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JMeter
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 7 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Test 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 Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JMeter
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 7 (100.00%) SoapUI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA