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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 670 816 876
Rank change year-on-year
+146 +60
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 228 122 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.12% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 182 106 91
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Automation Engineer
UK

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
88322 99835 108668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 83205 89755
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 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
London +103 134 £60,000 +17.07% 11
South East +35 33 £50,000 - 7
Yorkshire +39 17 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 13 £50,000 - 2
East of England +25 11 £45,000 +13.63% 2
North West - 7 £39,500 - 3
North East - 6 £45,250 - 1
South West +17 5 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands +12 2 £37,000 -15.90% 2
Automation Engineer
UK

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 England region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 253 (56.85%) Linux
2 196 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (32.36%) DevOps
4 138 (31.01%) Puppet
4 138 (31.01%) Python
4 138 (31.01%) Java
5 128 (28.76%) QA
6 123 (27.64%) Opscode Chef
7 122 (27.42%) Bash Shell
8 117 (26.29%) Jenkins
9 114 (25.62%) Windows
10 110 (24.72%) Ruby
11 105 (23.60%) Selenium
12 103 (23.15%) Finance
13 99 (22.25%) Ansible
14 89 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
14 89 (20.00%) Scrum
15 85 (19.10%) VMware
16 82 (18.43%) Continuous Integration
17 81 (18.20%) BDD
18 75 (16.85%) PowerShell
18 75 (16.85%) C#
19 72 (16.18%) Web Services
20 68 (15.28%) TDD
20 68 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
21 66 (14.83%) Perl
22 60 (13.48%) Windows Server
22 60 (13.48%) WebDriver
23 58 (13.03%) Configuration Management
24 56 (12.58%) Continuous Delivery

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 20 (4.49%) IIS
2 17 (3.82%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.92%) JBoss
3 13 (2.92%) OpenStack
4 9 (2.02%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.80%) Apache
6 6 (1.35%) Confluence
6 6 (1.35%) nginx
6 6 (1.35%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.90%) Resin
8 3 (0.67%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.45%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.22%) Jetty
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) HipChat
3 1 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 89 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (8.31%) SaaS
4 21 (4.72%) Office 365
5 16 (3.60%) IaaS
6 15 (3.37%) PaaS
7 12 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (2.02%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.67%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.45%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.22%) GitHub
11 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.64%) TCP/IP
2 30 (6.74%) DNS
3 20 (4.49%) Internet
4 18 (4.04%) Firewall
5 17 (3.82%) DHCP
6 16 (3.60%) Multicast
7 8 (1.80%) HTTP
8 6 (1.35%) Network Security
9 5 (1.12%) LDAP
9 5 (1.12%) WAN
10 4 (0.90%) BGP
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.90%) IPsec
10 4 (0.90%) MPLS
10 4 (0.90%) NetScreen
10 4 (0.90%) OSPF
10 4 (0.90%) VPN
11 3 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.27%) MySQL
3 7 (1.57%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.67%) Redis
6 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.45%) HBase
6 2 (0.45%) MS Access
6 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.22%) Big Data
7 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 117 (26.29%) Jenkins
2 105 (23.60%) Selenium
3 60 (13.48%) WebDriver
4 52 (11.69%) JIRA
5 48 (10.79%) Git (software)
6 47 (10.56%) Cucumber
7 33 (7.42%) JUnit
8 30 (6.74%) Visual Studio
9 25 (5.62%) SpecFlow
10 17 (3.82%) Vagrant
11 16 (3.60%) Appium
11 16 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (3.37%) Subversion
12 15 (3.37%) TestNG
13 13 (2.92%) Calabash
14 9 (2.02%) GitLab
14 9 (2.02%) JMeter
14 9 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (1.80%) Artifactory
15 8 (1.80%) NeoLoad
General
1 103 (23.15%) Finance
2 26 (5.84%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.72%) Games
4 17 (3.82%) Retail
5 9 (2.02%) Online Betting
6 8 (1.80%) Marketing
7 7 (1.57%) Automotive
8 6 (1.35%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.12%) Electronics
10 4 (0.90%) Advertising
10 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.45%) Back Office
11 2 (0.45%) Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Law
11 2 (0.45%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (16.18%) Web Services
2 32 (7.19%) .NET
3 25 (5.62%) LAMP
4 23 (5.17%) XML
5 22 (4.94%) SOAP
6 21 (4.72%) RESTful
7 20 (4.49%) Gherkin
7 20 (4.49%) JSON
8 19 (4.27%) Node.js
8 19 (4.27%) REST
9 15 (3.37%) HTML
10 10 (2.25%) ASP.NET
11 7 (1.57%) CSS
12 6 (1.35%) J2EE
12 6 (1.35%) MCollective
12 6 (1.35%) OpenGL
13 5 (1.12%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (0.90%) HTML5
14 4 (0.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.62%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.39%) Data Centre
3 23 (5.17%) Public Cloud
4 19 (4.27%) User Experience
5 17 (3.82%) Mathematics
5 17 (3.82%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.60%) Fintech
7 11 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.25%) Robotics
9 8 (1.80%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.57%) RIA
10 7 (1.57%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.35%) VCE vBlock
12 5 (1.12%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.12%) Cybercrime
12 5 (1.12%) Online Games
13 4 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (0.90%) Tandem
14 3 (0.67%) Grid Computing
14 3 (0.67%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 253 (56.85%) Linux
2 114 (25.62%) Windows
3 60 (13.48%) Windows Server
4 27 (6.07%) Unix
5 26 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (4.27%) CentOS
7 14 (3.15%) Debian
8 13 (2.92%) Ubuntu
9 12 (2.70%) Android
9 12 (2.70%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.80%) Solaris
10 8 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.45%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.22%) AIX
14 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (32.36%) DevOps
3 89 (20.00%) Scrum
4 82 (18.43%) Continuous Integration
5 81 (18.20%) BDD
6 68 (15.28%) TDD
7 58 (13.03%) Configuration Management
8 56 (12.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 55 (12.36%) QA Automation
10 52 (11.69%) Test Automation
11 38 (8.54%) Automation Testing
11 38 (8.54%) E-Commerce
12 32 (7.19%) Automated Testing
12 32 (7.19%) Software Engineering
12 32 (7.19%) Software Testing
13 31 (6.97%) Mentoring
14 28 (6.29%) OO
14 28 (6.29%) Open Source
15 24 (5.39%) ITIL
15 24 (5.39%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 138 (31.01%) Java
1 138 (31.01%) Python
2 122 (27.42%) Bash Shell
3 110 (24.72%) Ruby
4 75 (16.85%) C#
4 75 (16.85%) PowerShell
5 66 (14.83%) Perl
6 53 (11.91%) PHP
7 48 (10.79%) SQL
8 25 (5.62%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.25%) Go
10 8 (1.80%) C++
10 8 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.12%) VB
11 5 (1.12%) VBScript
11 5 (1.12%) XPath
12 4 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.45%) C
13 2 (0.45%) VBA
13 2 (0.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 39 (8.76%) Degree
2 15 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (2.25%) ISEB
4 9 (2.02%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.57%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.35%) CCNP
6 6 (1.35%) RHCE
6 6 (1.35%) RHCSA
7 4 (0.90%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.67%) CCIE
8 3 (0.67%) CISSP
9 2 (0.45%) CCSP
9 2 (0.45%) CEH
9 2 (0.45%) CISA
9 2 (0.45%) CISM
9 2 (0.45%) GCIA
9 2 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.45%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (28.76%) QA
2 15 (3.37%) SDET
3 10 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (2.02%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (7.64%) Hyper-V
3 28 (6.29%) Active Directory
4 25 (5.62%) vSphere
5 21 (4.72%) Docker
6 20 (4.49%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.25%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.35%) KVM
8 6 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.12%) NFS
9 5 (1.12%) vCloud
9 5 (1.12%) Xen
10 4 (0.90%) Firmware
11 3 (0.67%) Samba
12 2 (0.45%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.45%) qmail
12 2 (0.45%) Squid
13 1 (0.22%) etcd
Systems Management
1 138 (31.01%) Puppet
2 123 (27.64%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (22.25%) Ansible
4 33 (7.42%) Salt
5 29 (6.52%) SCCM
6 27 (6.07%) SCVMM
7 21 (4.72%) Nagios
8 15 (3.37%) vRealize
9 14 (3.15%) CFEngine
9 14 (3.15%) Terraform
10 11 (2.47%) Kibana
11 9 (2.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 9 (2.02%) SCOM
11 9 (2.02%) WMI
11 9 (2.02%) WSUS
12 8 (1.80%) Kubernetes
12 8 (1.80%) yum
13 7 (1.57%) Graphite
14 6 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
14 6 (1.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 85 (19.10%) VMware
2 31 (6.97%) Red Hat
3 28 (6.29%) Cisco
4 22 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 22 (4.94%) Splunk
5 20 (4.49%) HP
6 17 (3.82%) New Relic
7 16 (3.60%) SaltStack
8 15 (3.37%) F5
9 13 (2.92%) Oracle
9 13 (2.92%) ServiceNow
10 12 (2.70%) AppDynamics
11 9 (2.02%) Citrix
11 9 (2.02%) Google
11 9 (2.02%) Qualys
12 8 (1.80%) Sybase
13 7 (1.57%) IBM
14 4 (0.90%) ATG
14 4 (0.90%) Juniper
14 4 (0.90%) SAP
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Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Pension
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