The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 220 247 318
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +71
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.12% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.12% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Median salary £80,000 £48,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.10% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £71,250 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%

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
4837 6517 9894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.24% 95.74% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4431 5812 8488
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) QA
3 7 (36.84%) Selenium
3 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) QA Automation
6 4 (21.05%) C++
6 4 (21.05%) VBScript
6 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Back Office
6 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (21.05%) Ruby
6 4 (21.05%) Derivative
6 4 (21.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 4 (21.05%) Puppet
6 4 (21.05%) BDD

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) BGP
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
1 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
1 2 (10.53%) OSPF
1 2 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Appium
3 2 (10.53%) Calabash
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
3 2 (10.53%) TestNG
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Mocha
4 1 (5.26%) NUnit
4 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Back Office
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
4 2 (10.53%) YAML
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Celery
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Credit Derivative
1 4 (21.05%) Derivative
1 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
1 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (21.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) AIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) QA Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) API Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
3 4 (21.05%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Go
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCNP
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Ansible
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) Salt
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
4 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) Vyatta
City, London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 12 days ago