The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Analyst
Rank 95 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.46% 0.054% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.056% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Automation Analyst
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1247 1788 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.70% 96.44% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1457 1163
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in Cheshire

Automation Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Warrington - 5 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £35,000 -
Automation Analyst
North West

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Automation Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
3 7 (77.78%) C#
4 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 6 (66.67%) Selenium
5 5 (55.56%) QA
5 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
7 2 (22.22%) Ruby
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
7 2 (22.22%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) XSLT
7 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Kanban
7 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
7 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) JIRA
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) Jenkins

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Automation Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Trello
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
4 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Information Management
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA