The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Engineer
UK / England
Rank 647 680 793
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +113
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 180 226 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 150 190 100
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76072 88626 94521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63575 75149 79188
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in England

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 16 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
London +36 107 £62,500 - 19
North West +3 23 £45,000 -18.18% 3
South East +51 21 £37,500 -28.57% 7
East Midlands +10 12 £42,500 +3.65%
West Midlands +13 5 £40,000 - 1
East of England +15 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Yorkshire +9 4 £40,000 -5.88% 3
South West - 3 £35,000 - 1
Automation Engineer
UK

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 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 England region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 167 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (39.32%) QA
3 134 (38.18%) Linux
4 127 (36.18%) Java
5 109 (31.05%) Python
6 98 (27.92%) Selenium
7 97 (27.64%) DevOps
8 88 (25.07%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (23.65%) Windows
10 80 (22.79%) Opscode Chef
11 72 (20.51%) Git (software)
12 71 (20.23%) Puppet
13 70 (19.94%) Amazon AWS
14 67 (19.09%) Scrum
15 65 (18.52%) QA Automation
16 62 (17.66%) Jenkins
17 61 (17.38%) BDD
17 61 (17.38%) Ruby
18 60 (17.09%) Test Automation
19 55 (15.67%) C#
20 54 (15.38%) Automated Testing
20 54 (15.38%) Finance
21 53 (15.10%) Ansible
22 52 (14.81%) Cucumber
23 51 (14.53%) JavaScript
24 46 (13.11%) SQL
25 45 (12.82%) WebDriver
26 42 (11.97%) PowerShell
27 41 (11.68%) Mobile App
27 41 (11.68%) Configuration Management

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (1.71%) IIS
1 6 (1.71%) JBoss
2 4 (1.14%) Confluence
3 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.57%) Apache
4 2 (0.57%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.57%) nginx
4 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.57%) WildFly
5 1 (0.28%) CMS
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (19.94%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.13%) IaaS
4 12 (3.42%) PaaS
4 12 (3.42%) SaaS
5 11 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (2.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.85%) GitHub
9 2 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.28%) Route 53
10 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.55%) TCP/IP
2 16 (4.56%) Firewall
3 15 (4.27%) DNS
4 10 (2.85%) DHCP
5 8 (2.28%) Internet
6 7 (1.99%) GPRS
7 4 (1.14%) HTTP
8 3 (0.85%) BIG-IP
8 3 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (0.85%) Multicast
9 2 (0.57%) BGP
9 2 (0.57%) SSL
9 2 (0.57%) VPN
10 1 (0.28%) LAN
10 1 (0.28%) MPLS
10 1 (0.28%) OSPF
10 1 (0.28%) SMS
10 1 (0.28%) SMTP
10 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.99%) MySQL
3 12 (3.42%) SSDT
4 7 (1.99%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.71%) Redis
6 5 (1.42%) Big Data
7 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.57%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.28%) HBase
9 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 98 (27.92%) Selenium
2 72 (20.51%) Git (software)
3 62 (17.66%) Jenkins
4 52 (14.81%) Cucumber
5 45 (12.82%) WebDriver
6 35 (9.97%) Appium
7 31 (8.83%) SpecFlow
8 29 (8.26%) JMeter
9 26 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (6.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 21 (5.98%) JIRA
12 18 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (4.56%) TeamCity
14 15 (4.27%) Gatling
15 14 (3.99%) JUnit
16 12 (3.42%) Maven
16 12 (3.42%) Subversion
16 12 (3.42%) Vagrant
17 10 (2.85%) Hudson
18 9 (2.56%) NUnit
General
1 54 (15.38%) Finance
2 14 (3.99%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.42%) Banking
4 10 (2.85%) Electronics
5 6 (1.71%) Marketing
5 6 (1.71%) Retail
6 5 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.14%) Back Office
8 3 (0.85%) Billing
8 3 (0.85%) Front Office
9 2 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.11%) .NET
2 31 (8.83%) Gherkin
3 16 (4.56%) Web Services
4 12 (3.42%) REST
5 11 (3.13%) HTML
6 9 (2.56%) XML
7 7 (1.99%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (1.99%) HTML5
8 6 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (1.42%) Node.js
9 5 (1.42%) React
10 4 (1.14%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.14%) CSS
10 4 (1.14%) SOAP
10 4 (1.14%) Spring
11 3 (0.85%) Servlets
12 2 (0.57%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.57%) Behat
12 2 (0.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.68%) Mobile App
2 26 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.99%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.99%) Public Cloud
4 13 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.85%) User Experience
7 9 (2.56%) Private Cloud
8 7 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.99%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.99%) Physics
9 6 (1.71%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.71%) Fintech
9 6 (1.71%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.71%) SCADA
10 5 (1.42%) Cyber Attack
10 5 (1.42%) PKI
11 4 (1.14%) Derivative
11 4 (1.14%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 134 (38.18%) Linux
2 83 (23.65%) Windows
3 39 (11.11%) Unix
4 23 (6.55%) Windows Server
5 22 (6.27%) Android
5 22 (6.27%) Apple iOS
6 21 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (4.84%) CentOS
8 10 (2.85%) Debian
9 7 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.99%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.57%) VMS
13 1 (0.28%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (27.64%) DevOps
3 88 (25.07%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (19.09%) Scrum
5 65 (18.52%) QA Automation
6 61 (17.38%) BDD
7 60 (17.09%) Test Automation
8 54 (15.38%) Automated Testing
9 41 (11.68%) Configuration Management
10 37 (10.54%) Software Engineering
11 36 (10.26%) TDD
12 35 (9.97%) Test Strategy
13 31 (8.83%) Automation Testing
14 28 (7.98%) Regression Testing
15 27 (7.69%) Manual Testing
16 25 (7.12%) OO
16 25 (7.12%) SDLC
17 23 (6.55%) Mentoring
18 22 (6.27%) Kanban
19 21 (5.98%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 127 (36.18%) Java
2 109 (31.05%) Python
3 61 (17.38%) Ruby
4 55 (15.67%) C#
5 51 (14.53%) JavaScript
6 46 (13.11%) SQL
7 42 (11.97%) PowerShell
8 35 (9.97%) Perl
9 30 (8.55%) Bash Shell
10 20 (5.70%) C++
11 16 (4.56%) PHP
12 8 (2.28%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.71%) C
13 6 (1.71%) Scala
14 5 (1.42%) Go
14 5 (1.42%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.14%) Groovy
15 4 (1.14%) VBScript
16 1 (0.28%) VB
16 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (9.40%) Degree
2 10 (2.85%) ISEB
3 7 (1.99%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.71%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.42%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.14%) MCSE
6 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.14%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.28%) CCA
8 1 (0.28%) CCNP
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.28%) HNC
8 1 (0.28%) HND
8 1 (0.28%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (39.32%) QA
2 16 (4.56%) SDET
3 12 (3.42%) SLA
4 5 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) GAMP
System Software
1 26 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.27%) Docker
3 9 (2.56%) vCloud
4 8 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.14%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.14%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.85%) vSphere
8 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.28%) LXC
9 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 80 (22.79%) Opscode Chef
2 71 (20.23%) Puppet
3 53 (15.10%) Ansible
4 28 (7.98%) Salt
5 15 (4.27%) Terraform
6 12 (3.42%) CFEngine
7 9 (2.56%) Rundeck
8 7 (1.99%) Nagios
9 6 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (1.71%) SCVMM
9 6 (1.71%) vRealize
10 5 (1.42%) Icinga
10 5 (1.42%) SCCM
11 3 (0.85%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.85%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 3 (0.85%) Linux-HA
11 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.85%) yum
Vendors
1 41 (11.68%) VMware
2 27 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.12%) Red Hat
4 21 (5.98%) HP
5 13 (3.70%) F5
6 11 (3.13%) Cisco
6 11 (3.13%) Google
7 9 (2.56%) Splunk
8 7 (1.99%) EMC
9 6 (1.71%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.71%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.71%) Juniper
9 6 (1.71%) Perforce
10 5 (1.42%) Fortinet
10 5 (1.42%) Oracle
10 5 (1.42%) WatchGuard
11 4 (1.14%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.14%) Dell
11 4 (1.14%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.14%) SolarWinds
North London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Package (dependent on experience)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Shares given + Unlimited holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £49,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holiday, Pension, Private
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Base + Lucrative Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
View My Chain
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + good bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
East London
X4 Group
Salary: Forty Thousand to Fifty two Thousand pounds
Posted: 6 days ago