The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 1 August 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 131 142 129
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 6 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.042% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.045% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 22
Average salary £42,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £28,525
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2236 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1931 2358
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £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
East of England

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Cambridge +4 6 £42,250 +12.66% 1
Automation Engineer
East of England

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (75.00%) Java
1 12 (75.00%) QA
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) Degree
4 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (50.00%) Selenium
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (43.75%) Delphi
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) WinRunner
5 7 (43.75%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) UNIX
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) OOP
7 3 (18.75%) Validation
7 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
8 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 2 (12.50%) LTE

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (6.25%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) LTE
1 2 (12.50%) 3G
1 2 (12.50%) 2G
2 1 (6.25%) 3GPP
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) IPv6
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (43.75%) WinRunner
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.25%) Valgrind
4 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Hudson
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) DTV
3 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) OOP
5 3 (18.75%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) OOD
7 1 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) Delphi
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) MKS
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