The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 243 263 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 10 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6273 7274 8318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.66% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5284 6008 6912
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Hertfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
Essex +10 2 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Automation Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 of England region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) QA
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) QA Automation
4 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 5 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) SDET
6 4 (26.67%) BDD
6 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (26.67%) RESTful
6 4 (26.67%) JBehave
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) RIA
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) JUnit
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) API Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (13.33%) vSphere

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (13.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (26.67%) JBehave
3 4 (26.67%) JUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) RIA
2 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Physics
2 2 (13.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) QA Automation
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) BDD
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) API Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Korn
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
2 4 (26.67%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) vCloud
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) F5
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (13.33%) SaltStack
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
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