The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 311 317 324
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 9 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.078% 0.076% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.082% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 13
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £54,600 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -1.38%
Automation Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Automation Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 21 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (48.57%) Selenium
4 16 (45.71%) Test Scripting
5 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
5 13 (37.14%) Citrix
5 13 (37.14%) Java
6 11 (31.43%) Performance Testing
7 10 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (28.57%) SQL
7 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.71%) SAP
9 7 (20.00%) Test Planning
10 6 (17.14%) BDD
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Validation
10 6 (17.14%) QA
10 6 (17.14%) Degree
11 5 (14.29%) JMeter
11 5 (14.29%) Document Management
11 5 (14.29%) Documentum
11 5 (14.29%) T-Plan
11 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
11 5 (14.29%) V-Model
11 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) Documentum
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (48.57%) Selenium
3 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 5 (14.29%) JMeter
4 4 (11.43%) JUnit
4 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
4 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.57%) Subversion
6 2 (5.71%) Maven
6 2 (5.71%) Checkstyle
6 2 (5.71%) jMock
6 2 (5.71%) LoadUI
6 2 (5.71%) FindBugs
6 2 (5.71%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) REST
2 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 2 (5.71%) JMS
3 2 (5.71%) Middleware
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Test Scripting
4 13 (37.14%) Automation Testing
5 11 (31.43%) Performance Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Test Planning
7 6 (17.14%) BDD
7 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Validation
8 5 (14.29%) Document Management
8 5 (14.29%) V-Model
9 4 (11.43%) Test Strategy
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
9 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.43%) TDD
10 3 (8.57%) OOP
10 3 (8.57%) OO
10 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) VBScript
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Citrix
2 9 (25.71%) SAP
3 5 (14.29%) T-Plan
4 3 (8.57%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards