The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 114 120 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 6 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 0.061% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.065% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 17
Average salary £42,250 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1707 1535 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.47% 93.03% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1349 1534
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Automation Engineer
Cambridgeshire

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) C++
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 10 (71.43%) QA
4 9 (64.29%) C#
5 8 (57.14%) .NET
5 8 (57.14%) Selenium
5 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) Test Strategy
6 7 (50.00%) Analytics
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (50.00%) Delphi
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) WinRunner
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) UNIX
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) Validation
8 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
9 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
9 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 2 (14.29%) LTE
9 2 (14.29%) 3G
9 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (14.29%) 2G

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (7.14%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LTE
1 2 (14.29%) 3G
1 2 (14.29%) 2G
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) IPv6
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) WinRunner
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Valgrind
4 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 7 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) OOD
7 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) Delphi
5 4 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) MKS
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