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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 251 249 264
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 3 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.047% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 4
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -12.82%
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 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
6174 6958 7661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.62% 96.81% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5034 5813 6271
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 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
Hertfordshire +7 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £29,500 -
Automation Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 of England region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Degree
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (50.00%) Nagios
3 5 (50.00%) Django
3 5 (50.00%) Erlang
3 5 (50.00%) Scala
3 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) Splunk
3 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (50.00%) logstash
3 5 (50.00%) Graphite
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (50.00%) Grafana
3 5 (50.00%) Kibana
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) SCADA
4 2 (20.00%) Robotics
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Physics
4 2 (20.00%) Postgraduate
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Windows

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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Django
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) COM+
2 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Physics
3 2 (20.00%) Robotics
3 2 (20.00%) SCADA
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (10.00%) DataPower
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) BCP
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Erlang
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Grafana
1 5 (50.00%) Graphite
1 5 (50.00%) Kibana
1 5 (50.00%) logstash
1 5 (50.00%) Nagios
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) webMethods
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