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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Engineer
Rank 185 170 183
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% 0.031% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.032% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +41.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3644 3125 4015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.82% 95.83% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3162 2598 3393
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 2 (33.33%) AppManager
3 2 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) DVB

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) MPEG
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) AppManager
1 2 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) NetIQ
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago