The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 151 153 177
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 11 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.53% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.55% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Median salary £41,250 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.48% +13.84%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -10.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2823 3101 3116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.55% 97.42% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2335 2417 2582
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -6 7 £40,000 -2.43%
Nottinghamshire -5 3 £42,500 +25.92%
Leicestershire -1 1 - -
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 East Midlands region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (48.28%) Gherkin
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
1 14 (48.28%) Automated Testing
2 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) SSDT
2 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
2 12 (41.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (31.03%) QA
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (24.14%) Linux
5 7 (24.14%) DevOps
6 6 (20.69%) Java
6 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (17.24%) Selenium
7 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.79%) Ansible
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
8 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
9 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
9 3 (10.34%) GitLab
9 3 (10.34%) Fintech
9 3 (10.34%) Terraform
9 3 (10.34%) Ruby
9 3 (10.34%) C#
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
1 12 (41.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
1 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.34%) GitLab
4 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
5 2 (6.90%) Calabash
5 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
1 14 (48.28%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Fintech
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Automated Testing
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
8 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.90%) QA Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.45%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.45%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Go
4 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Ansible
2 3 (10.34%) Terraform
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
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