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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 666 813 778
Rank change year-on-year
+147 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 227 127 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 167 117 146
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
88379 98270 105547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75125 82336 85945
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +84 92 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South East +61 57 £50,000 - 5
Yorkshire +38 21 £42,500 -2.85% 4
West Midlands - 19 £39,250 -
East Midlands - 11 £35,000 - 1
North West +20 8 £40,500 +1.25% 3
East of England +11 7 £45,000 +13.63% 2
South West +5 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North East - 6 £50,000 -
Automation Engineer
UK

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 234 (53.06%) Linux
2 193 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (31.97%) Python
4 134 (30.39%) Windows
5 133 (30.16%) Java
6 132 (29.93%) QA
7 119 (26.98%) Puppet
8 114 (25.85%) DevOps
9 111 (25.17%) Opscode Chef
10 110 (24.94%) Selenium
11 103 (23.36%) Finance
11 103 (23.36%) Ruby
12 102 (23.13%) VMware
13 99 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
14 97 (22.00%) Bash Shell
14 97 (22.00%) Scrum
15 94 (21.32%) Jenkins
16 92 (20.86%) PowerShell
17 87 (19.73%) BDD
17 87 (19.73%) C#
18 84 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 82 (18.59%) Continuous Integration
20 80 (18.14%) Ansible
21 75 (17.01%) Perl
22 74 (16.78%) Windows Server
23 68 (15.42%) WebDriver
24 63 (14.29%) QA Automation
25 62 (14.06%) TDD
25 62 (14.06%) Test Automation
26 61 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure

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 (4.54%) IIS
2 12 (2.72%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.49%) JBoss
4 7 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.36%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.36%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.13%) Apache
6 5 (1.13%) Confluence
7 4 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.91%) Resin
8 3 (0.68%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
9 1 (0.23%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) HipChat
3 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 99 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (8.39%) SaaS
4 29 (6.58%) IaaS
5 27 (6.12%) PaaS
6 24 (5.44%) Office 365
7 20 (4.54%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (2.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (2.27%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.68%) IBM SmartCloud
11 2 (0.45%) GitHub
11 2 (0.45%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.90%) DNS
3 21 (4.76%) Internet
4 20 (4.54%) Firewall
5 17 (3.85%) DHCP
6 11 (2.49%) Multicast
7 5 (1.13%) GPRS
8 4 (0.91%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.68%) HTTP
10 2 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (0.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.45%) WAN
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.23%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.23%) SAN
11 1 (0.23%) SMTP
11 1 (0.23%) SSL
11 1 (0.23%) Unicast
11 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.63%) MySQL
3 8 (1.81%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.68%) HBase
5 2 (0.45%) Big Data
5 2 (0.45%) MS Access
5 2 (0.45%) Redis
5 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 110 (24.94%) Selenium
2 94 (21.32%) Jenkins
3 68 (15.42%) WebDriver
4 60 (13.61%) Git (software)
5 48 (10.88%) Cucumber
5 48 (10.88%) JIRA
6 38 (8.62%) Visual Studio
7 28 (6.35%) SpecFlow
8 26 (5.90%) JUnit
9 23 (5.22%) Appium
10 19 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (3.17%) TestNG
12 11 (2.49%) Calabash
12 11 (2.49%) RSpec
12 11 (2.49%) Subversion
13 10 (2.27%) Vagrant
14 9 (2.04%) Hudson
14 9 (2.04%) JMeter
15 8 (1.81%) Capybara
15 8 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 103 (23.36%) Finance
2 25 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.95%) Retail
4 11 (2.49%) Games
5 6 (1.36%) Aerospace
5 6 (1.36%) Automotive
5 6 (1.36%) Electronics
6 5 (1.13%) Online Betting
7 4 (0.91%) Advertising
7 4 (0.91%) Marketing
8 3 (0.68%) Law
9 2 (0.45%) Banking
9 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (13.15%) Web Services
2 44 (9.98%) .NET
3 23 (5.22%) JSON
4 22 (4.99%) SOAP
5 21 (4.76%) RESTful
5 21 (4.76%) XML
6 17 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 17 (3.85%) HTML
6 17 (3.85%) LAMP
7 16 (3.63%) Gherkin
7 16 (3.63%) Node.js
8 15 (3.40%) REST
9 9 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (1.81%) CSS
11 6 (1.36%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.36%) J2EE
11 6 (1.36%) OpenGL
12 5 (1.13%) Django
13 4 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (0.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.71%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.35%) Public Cloud
3 23 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.08%) Fintech
6 15 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.95%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.49%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.81%) User Experience
10 7 (1.59%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.59%) RIA
10 7 (1.59%) Robotics
11 6 (1.36%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.36%) VCE vBlock
12 5 (1.13%) Online Games
13 4 (0.91%) Cyber Attack
13 4 (0.91%) Cybercrime
13 4 (0.91%) PKI
13 4 (0.91%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 234 (53.06%) Linux
2 134 (30.39%) Windows
3 74 (16.78%) Windows Server
4 32 (7.26%) Unix
5 18 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (3.40%) Android
6 15 (3.40%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.59%) CentOS
8 7 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.36%) Debian
9 6 (1.36%) Solaris
10 5 (1.13%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.91%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.68%) SUSE
13 2 (0.45%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.45%) VMS
13 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (43.76%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (25.85%) DevOps
3 97 (22.00%) Scrum
4 87 (19.73%) BDD
5 82 (18.59%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (14.29%) QA Automation
7 62 (14.06%) TDD
7 62 (14.06%) Test Automation
8 52 (11.79%) Configuration Management
9 48 (10.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 42 (9.52%) Software Testing
11 39 (8.84%) SDLC
12 37 (8.39%) Mentoring
13 36 (8.16%) Automation Testing
14 31 (7.03%) Automated Testing
14 31 (7.03%) Software Engineering
15 27 (6.12%) E-Commerce
15 27 (6.12%) Open Source
16 24 (5.44%) ITIL
17 23 (5.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 141 (31.97%) Python
2 133 (30.16%) Java
3 103 (23.36%) Ruby
4 97 (22.00%) Bash Shell
5 92 (20.86%) PowerShell
6 87 (19.73%) C#
7 75 (17.01%) Perl
8 54 (12.24%) PHP
9 45 (10.20%) SQL
10 43 (9.75%) JavaScript
11 12 (2.72%) Go
12 11 (2.49%) C++
13 9 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.59%) VB
14 7 (1.59%) VBScript
15 6 (1.36%) Scala
16 5 (1.13%) Erlang
16 5 (1.13%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.13%) XPath
17 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (7.26%) Degree
2 16 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (3.40%) ISEB
4 10 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.36%) RHCE
5 6 (1.36%) RHCSA
5 6 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.68%) CCIE
6 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.45%) CCDE
7 2 (0.45%) CCNP
7 2 (0.45%) CCSP
7 2 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.23%) CISSP
8 1 (0.23%) HNC
8 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (29.93%) QA
2 13 (2.95%) SDET
3 10 (2.27%) HIPAA
3 10 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (2.04%) SLA
5 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.23%) GAMP
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 84 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (8.84%) Hyper-V
3 30 (6.80%) Virtual Machines
4 29 (6.58%) Active Directory
4 29 (6.58%) vSphere
5 14 (3.17%) Docker
6 11 (2.49%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.91%) Firmware
8 4 (0.91%) vCloud
9 2 (0.45%) KVM
9 2 (0.45%) NFS
10 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.23%) etcd
10 1 (0.23%) Samba
10 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 119 (26.98%) Puppet
2 111 (25.17%) Opscode Chef
3 80 (18.14%) Ansible
4 38 (8.62%) SCVMM
5 36 (8.16%) Salt
6 35 (7.94%) SCCM
7 22 (4.99%) vRealize
8 20 (4.54%) Nagios
9 16 (3.63%) CFEngine
10 15 (3.40%) Kibana
11 13 (2.95%) Rundeck
12 11 (2.49%) Terraform
13 10 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 10 (2.27%) SCOM
13 10 (2.27%) WMI
13 10 (2.27%) WSUS
14 9 (2.04%) Grafana
14 9 (2.04%) Graphite
15 8 (1.81%) yum
16 6 (1.36%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 102 (23.13%) VMware
2 43 (9.75%) Red Hat
3 33 (7.48%) Splunk
4 29 (6.58%) Microsoft
5 28 (6.35%) Cisco
6 23 (5.22%) HP
7 22 (4.99%) F5
8 18 (4.08%) Google
9 13 (2.95%) ServiceNow
10 11 (2.49%) Oracle
11 10 (2.27%) Qualys
12 7 (1.59%) Citrix
12 7 (1.59%) IBM
12 7 (1.59%) New Relic
12 7 (1.59%) SaltStack
13 6 (1.36%) AppDynamics
14 5 (1.13%) NetApp
14 5 (1.13%) Perforce
15 4 (0.91%) ATG
15 4 (0.91%) Fortinet
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £38,000 to £46,000 per annum plus v strong Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 pa + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Aquilaheywood Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago