The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 195 - 193
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Automation Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3773 3593 4004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.73% 94.98% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3106 3092 3449
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 2 £35,000 -
Winchester - 1 £35,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £50,000 -
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Behat
3 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Ant
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) MPEG
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) DVB
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) TestNG

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) DVB
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Behat
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) TestNG
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Gherkin
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA