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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 169 168 184
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 17 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.52% 0.54% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.56% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 2
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Automation Engineer
England

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
3166 3420 3503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.45% 97.49% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2531 2699 2972
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 12 £40,000 -11.11%
Nottinghamshire -6 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Leicestershire -8 1 - -
Automation Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) Gherkin
4 12 (38.71%) SpecFlow
4 12 (38.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (38.71%) SSDT
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
4 12 (38.71%) Automated Testing
4 12 (38.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (32.26%) QA
6 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.81%) DevOps
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
8 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
9 6 (19.35%) SDLC
9 6 (19.35%) ISTQB
9 6 (19.35%) JIRA
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) ISEB
10 5 (16.13%) Finance
10 5 (16.13%) Scrum
10 5 (16.13%) Selenium
11 4 (12.90%) C#
12 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
12 3 (9.68%) QA Automation
12 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
12 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
12 3 (9.68%) Ansible

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 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
1 12 (38.71%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (38.71%) SpecFlow
1 12 (38.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (19.35%) JIRA
3 5 (16.13%) Selenium
4 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) GitLab
5 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.23%) Calabash
6 1 (3.23%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Automated Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) DevOps
5 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
6 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
6 6 (19.35%) SDLC
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) QA Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
10 1 (3.23%) Defect Management
10 1 (3.23%) Electronic Trading
10 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Go
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
1 6 (19.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
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