The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 121 - 140
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.45% - 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% - 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1937 1823 2075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.03% 94.11% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1439 1816
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
High Wycombe - 8 £40,000 -
Beaconsfield - 5 £40,000 -
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 21 (87.50%) SQL
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle
1 21 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 14 (58.33%) Migration
2 14 (58.33%) Data Migration
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Test Scripting
4 12 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 12 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) Selenium
6 10 (41.67%) QA
6 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
7 9 (37.50%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 2 (8.33%) C
10 2 (8.33%) C++
10 2 (8.33%) Java
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.33%) Python
10 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
10 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Test Management
10 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (4.17%) C#
11 1 (4.17%) HTML
11 1 (4.17%) PHP
11 1 (4.17%) XML
11 1 (4.17%) UNIX

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (45.83%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Data Migration
1 14 (58.33%) Migration
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Test Scripting
3 12 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Management
8 1 (4.17%) BDD
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.17%) Information Security
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
8 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Oracle