The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Specialist
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.22% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
Automation Specialist
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood 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
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 93 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 88.41% 98.94% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 39 39
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Automation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Automation Specialist
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Automation Specialist Salary Trend in Brentwood

Automation Specialist
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood region that cited Automation Specialist 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 Automation Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) HP

Automation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood region that cited Automation Specialist 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 Automation Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP