The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Farnborough region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 52 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.52% 1.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
Automation Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
367 378 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 96.07% 99.21% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 296 322 171
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Farnborough

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Farnborough region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA