The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.51% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.85% -12.50%

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
1292 1695 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.29% 96.14% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 1412 1350
Median salary £42,133 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 20 £37,500 -
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (88.00%) QA
2 21 (84.00%) QA Automation
3 20 (80.00%) Selenium
4 17 (68.00%) Finance
5 16 (64.00%) Regression Testing
5 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (60.00%) Java
6 15 (60.00%) SQL
7 13 (52.00%) BDD
7 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
8 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
8 11 (44.00%) XML
9 10 (40.00%) Performance Testing
9 10 (40.00%) Integration Testing
9 10 (40.00%) Web Testing
9 10 (40.00%) SDET
9 10 (40.00%) API Testing
10 9 (36.00%) JIRA
11 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (24.00%) Workflow
11 6 (24.00%) Scrum
11 6 (24.00%) Functional Testing
12 5 (20.00%) Ruby
13 4 (16.00%) TDD
13 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
13 4 (16.00%) High Availability
14 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (12.00%) Cobbler
14 3 (12.00%) Puppet
14 3 (12.00%) yum

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
3 9 (36.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) QA Automation
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Regression Testing
3 13 (52.00%) BDD
4 10 (40.00%) API Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Web Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (16.00%) High Availability
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Kanban
7 3 (12.00%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) QA
2 10 (40.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (12.00%) Linux-HA
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (12.00%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) HP
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (12.00%) VMware
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago