The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 120 115 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 15 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 0.56% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.58% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Automation Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited 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 Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) Java
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Test Automation
3 22 (78.57%) QA
4 20 (71.43%) Unix
4 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 20 (71.43%) JUnit
5 18 (64.29%) Selenium
6 17 (60.71%) JBehave
6 17 (60.71%) Cucumber
6 17 (60.71%) Functional Testing
6 17 (60.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 17 (60.71%) QA Automation
6 17 (60.71%) Oracle
6 17 (60.71%) OO
6 17 (60.71%) Scrum
7 9 (32.14%) Linux
8 3 (10.71%) Python
8 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.71%) Internet
8 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.71%) C#
8 3 (10.71%) SQL
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) IIS
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
8 3 (10.71%) Telecoms

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited 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 Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (71.43%) JUnit
2 18 (64.29%) Selenium
3 17 (60.71%) Cucumber
3 17 (60.71%) JBehave
4 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) Maven
4 3 (10.71%) TestNG
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
1 3 (10.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Unix
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) Test Automation
3 17 (60.71%) Functional Testing
3 17 (60.71%) Non-Functional Testing
3 17 (60.71%) OO
3 17 (60.71%) QA Automation
3 17 (60.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.71%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Open Source
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) Product Management
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (78.57%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.71%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago