The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire 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 25 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 Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 58 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.20% - 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
489 357 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 95.69% 94.69% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 373 313 405
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,001
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Automation Engineer
East Midlands

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Automation Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA