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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Specialist
Rank 36 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.82% - 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
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
210 231 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 95.45% 94.29% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 119 139 59
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) QA Automation
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) HP UFT
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) Korn
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Software AG
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

Automation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (16.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) QA Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) vCloud
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
2 1 (16.67%) Software AG
2 1 (16.67%) VMware