The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 11 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 175 155 166
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.054% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3568 3043 3161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.48% 95.51% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2997 2599 2778
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) TestComplete
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) NUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) TestComplete
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CA