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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 133 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.054% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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
1788 1973 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.49% 97.43% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1654 1610
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) HipChat
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Escalation Management

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Escalation Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat