The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Automation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Specialist
Rank 858 921 945
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 5 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.015% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Median salary £47,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.60% +1.25%
Automation Specialist
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Automation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Automation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Automation Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Automation Specialist Salary Trend in England

Automation Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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 +40 4 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £47,000 -
Automation Specialist
UK

Automation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Automation Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) BDD
1 7 (63.64%) Node.js
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
2 4 (36.36%) GitHub
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) TestRail
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Cognizant
2 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 4 (36.36%) ATG
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) VMS

Automation Specialist 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) GitHub
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
1 4 (36.36%) HP UFT
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) TestRail
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) VMS
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) ATG
1 4 (36.36%) Cognizant
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) NetApp
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
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