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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 676 800 894
Rank change year-on-year
+124 +94
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 216 137 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 178 123 70
Median salary £55,800 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.60% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% -
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
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
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 £70,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +125 143 £65,000 +30.00% 16
Yorkshire +37 21 £42,500 +21.42% 6
South East +4 21 £50,000 - 5
East of England +29 10 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands -6 8 £50,000 +20.48% 3
North West +23 7 £40,000 -
North East - 3 £40,500 - 3
East Midlands +12 2 - - 2
South West +2 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Automation Engineer
UK

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 250 (57.47%) Linux
2 205 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (35.86%) DevOps
4 146 (33.56%) Puppet
5 141 (32.41%) Java
6 134 (30.80%) Python
7 128 (29.43%) Jenkins
8 127 (29.20%) Bash Shell
9 124 (28.51%) QA
10 122 (28.05%) Ruby
11 120 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
12 99 (22.76%) Selenium
12 99 (22.76%) Ansible
13 97 (22.30%) Finance
14 92 (21.15%) Scrum
15 90 (20.69%) Windows
16 85 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
17 80 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
18 75 (17.24%) BDD
19 68 (15.63%) VMware
20 67 (15.40%) Web Services
21 66 (15.17%) PowerShell
22 64 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
22 64 (14.71%) C#
23 63 (14.48%) TDD
24 59 (13.56%) Perl
24 59 (13.56%) Configuration Management
24 59 (13.56%) WebDriver
25 54 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
25 54 (12.41%) PHP

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 18 (4.14%) Node.js
2 15 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.22%) IIS
3 14 (3.22%) OpenStack
4 9 (2.07%) JBoss
5 8 (1.84%) Apache
5 8 (1.84%) nginx
5 8 (1.84%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.38%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.92%) Resin
8 3 (0.69%) Confluence
8 3 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.46%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.46%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.23%) Jetty
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (1.84%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (0.92%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 80 (18.39%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (6.67%) SaaS
3 16 (3.68%) IaaS
4 13 (2.99%) Office 365
5 11 (2.53%) PaaS
6 6 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.69%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.46%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.36%) TCP/IP
2 31 (7.13%) DNS
3 21 (4.83%) Internet
4 18 (4.14%) Firewall
5 17 (3.91%) Multicast
6 16 (3.68%) DHCP
7 9 (2.07%) HTTP
8 7 (1.61%) LDAP
9 6 (1.38%) Network Security
10 5 (1.15%) WAN
11 4 (0.92%) BGP
11 4 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.92%) IPsec
11 4 (0.92%) MPLS
11 4 (0.92%) NetScreen
11 4 (0.92%) OSPF
11 4 (0.92%) Unicast
11 4 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.45%) MySQL
3 4 (0.92%) MongoDB
3 4 (0.92%) Redis
3 4 (0.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.46%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.23%) Big Data
5 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.23%) HBase
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 128 (29.43%) Jenkins
2 99 (22.76%) Selenium
3 59 (13.56%) WebDriver
4 53 (12.18%) Cucumber
5 45 (10.34%) JIRA
6 43 (9.89%) Git (software)
7 37 (8.51%) JUnit
8 21 (4.83%) Appium
8 21 (4.83%) Visual Studio
9 19 (4.37%) SpecFlow
10 17 (3.91%) Vagrant
11 16 (3.68%) Calabash
12 15 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (3.22%) TestNG
14 13 (2.99%) Subversion
15 9 (2.07%) JBehave
15 9 (2.07%) JMeter
15 9 (2.07%) Maven
15 9 (2.07%) NeoLoad
15 9 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 97 (22.30%) Finance
2 28 (6.44%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.06%) Games
4 16 (3.68%) Retail
5 11 (2.53%) Online Betting
6 7 (1.61%) Marketing
7 5 (1.15%) Electronics
7 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.69%) Banking
8 3 (0.69%) Publishing
8 3 (0.69%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.46%) Back Office
9 2 (0.46%) Law
9 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (15.40%) Web Services
2 27 (6.21%) LAMP
2 27 (6.21%) XML
3 25 (5.75%) REST
4 22 (5.06%) RESTful
5 20 (4.60%) Gherkin
6 19 (4.37%) .NET
7 15 (3.45%) JSON
8 12 (2.76%) HTML
8 12 (2.76%) SOAP
9 11 (2.53%) MCollective
10 7 (1.61%) CSS
11 6 (1.38%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.38%) J2EE
12 5 (1.15%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.92%) Apache Flex
13 4 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (0.69%) Spring
14 3 (0.69%) Swagger
15 2 (0.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.29%) User Experience
2 19 (4.37%) Mobile App
3 18 (4.14%) Public Cloud
4 17 (3.91%) Fintech
5 15 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 15 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.30%) Robotics
7 9 (2.07%) RIA
8 8 (1.84%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.61%) VCE vBlock
10 5 (1.15%) Cybercrime
10 5 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.15%) Online Games
11 4 (0.92%) Blog
11 4 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (0.92%) PlayStation
11 4 (0.92%) Tandem
11 4 (0.92%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 250 (57.47%) Linux
2 90 (20.69%) Windows
3 38 (8.74%) Windows Server
4 31 (7.13%) CentOS
4 31 (7.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (6.67%) Unix
6 22 (5.06%) Ubuntu
7 19 (4.37%) Debian
8 18 (4.14%) Android
8 18 (4.14%) Apple iOS
9 9 (2.07%) Solaris
10 8 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.23%) AIX
13 1 (0.23%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.23%) SUSE
13 1 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (35.86%) DevOps
3 92 (21.15%) Scrum
4 85 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (17.24%) BDD
6 64 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 63 (14.48%) TDD
8 59 (13.56%) Configuration Management
9 50 (11.49%) QA Automation
10 46 (10.57%) E-Commerce
11 41 (9.43%) Test Automation
12 33 (7.59%) Automation Testing
13 30 (6.90%) OO
13 30 (6.90%) Software Engineering
14 28 (6.44%) Open Source
15 27 (6.21%) Automated Testing
16 26 (5.98%) Software Testing
17 24 (5.52%) Kanban
18 22 (5.06%) API Testing
19 21 (4.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 141 (32.41%) Java
2 134 (30.80%) Python
3 127 (29.20%) Bash Shell
4 122 (28.05%) Ruby
5 66 (15.17%) PowerShell
6 64 (14.71%) C#
7 59 (13.56%) Perl
8 54 (12.41%) PHP
9 51 (11.72%) SQL
10 18 (4.14%) JavaScript
11 13 (2.99%) Go
12 9 (2.07%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.15%) XPath
14 4 (0.92%) C++
14 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.46%) C
15 2 (0.46%) Korn
15 2 (0.46%) VB
15 2 (0.46%) VBScript
16 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (9.20%) Degree
2 9 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.84%) ISEB
4 7 (1.61%) RHCE
5 6 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.38%) RHCSA
6 5 (1.15%) CCNP
6 5 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.69%) MCSE
8 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.46%) CEH
9 2 (0.46%) CISA
9 2 (0.46%) CISM
9 2 (0.46%) CISSP
9 2 (0.46%) GCIA
9 2 (0.46%) GCIH
9 2 (0.46%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (28.51%) QA
2 16 (3.68%) SDET
3 4 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.69%) HIPAA
System Software
1 54 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (5.75%) Active Directory
3 22 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.37%) Docker
5 12 (2.76%) vSphere
6 8 (1.84%) KVM
7 7 (1.61%) NFS
7 7 (1.61%) vCloud
7 7 (1.61%) Xen
8 6 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.15%) Samba
10 3 (0.69%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.46%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.46%) qmail
11 2 (0.46%) Squid
12 1 (0.23%) etcd
12 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 146 (33.56%) Puppet
2 120 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (22.76%) Ansible
4 26 (5.98%) Salt
5 22 (5.06%) Nagios
6 17 (3.91%) SCVMM
7 16 (3.68%) SCCM
8 15 (3.45%) CFEngine
9 12 (2.76%) vRealize
10 11 (2.53%) ZABBIX
11 9 (2.07%) Terraform
12 8 (1.84%) Kubernetes
12 8 (1.84%) yum
13 7 (1.61%) Kibana
13 7 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
14 5 (1.15%) SCOM
15 4 (0.92%) Control-M
15 4 (0.92%) logstash
16 3 (0.69%) WMI
16 3 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (15.63%) VMware
2 23 (5.29%) SaltStack
3 19 (4.37%) Cisco
4 18 (4.14%) Red Hat
5 17 (3.91%) New Relic
6 16 (3.68%) Microsoft
7 14 (3.22%) Splunk
8 12 (2.76%) AppDynamics
9 10 (2.30%) HP
9 10 (2.30%) Oracle
10 9 (2.07%) Citrix
11 8 (1.84%) F5
11 8 (1.84%) Sybase
12 7 (1.61%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.15%) SAP
14 4 (0.92%) ATG
14 4 (0.92%) Google
14 4 (0.92%) Juniper
14 4 (0.92%) Palo Alto
14 4 (0.92%) SolarWinds
London, United Kingdom
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Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Blue Chip Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Bonus (26%), Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
ASOS
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 23 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
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High Wycombe
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago