The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 236 265 281
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 31 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 8
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
Automation Test Analyst
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
6692 7445 8383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.64% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5510 6093 6961
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Automation Test Analyst Salary Trend in the East of England

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Automation Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the East of England

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
Hertfordshire +22 16 £33,750 -28.94%
Suffolk - 11 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -6 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Automation Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (76.09%) Selenium
2 29 (63.04%) QA
3 23 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 20 (43.48%) BDD
4 20 (43.48%) HP UFT
5 18 (39.13%) HP
6 16 (34.78%) Finance
7 15 (32.61%) SQL
8 14 (30.43%) Java
8 14 (30.43%) Functional Testing
8 14 (30.43%) Test Scripting
9 13 (28.26%) Automated Testing
10 12 (26.09%) Software Testing
11 10 (21.74%) Automation Testing
11 10 (21.74%) Agile Testing
11 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
11 10 (21.74%) Cucumber
12 9 (19.57%) SoapUI
12 9 (19.57%) Test Management
12 9 (19.57%) Test Planning
12 9 (19.57%) Scrum
12 9 (19.57%) ISEB
13 8 (17.39%) TDD
13 8 (17.39%) JIRA
13 8 (17.39%) WebDriver
13 8 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
14 7 (15.22%) REST
14 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (15.22%) API Testing

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Automation Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (76.09%) Selenium
2 20 (43.48%) HP UFT
3 10 (21.74%) Cucumber
4 9 (19.57%) SoapUI
5 8 (17.39%) JIRA
5 8 (17.39%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.35%) Calabash
6 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) JMeter
6 2 (4.35%) JUnit
6 2 (4.35%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.35%) Subversion
6 2 (4.35%) TestNG
7 1 (2.17%) NUnit
7 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Games
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) REST
1 7 (15.22%) SOAP
2 5 (10.87%) J2EE
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Fintech
2 3 (6.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (43.48%) BDD
4 14 (30.43%) Functional Testing
4 14 (30.43%) Test Scripting
5 13 (28.26%) Automated Testing
6 12 (26.09%) Software Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Agile Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Automation Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Waterfall
8 9 (19.57%) Scrum
8 9 (19.57%) Test Management
8 9 (19.57%) Test Planning
9 8 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (17.39%) TDD
10 7 (15.22%) API Testing
11 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
11 5 (10.87%) System Testing
12 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
12 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (15.22%) VB
4 6 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) ISEB
2 7 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (63.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) HP
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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