The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 190 - 189
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.076% - 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3712 3742 3797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.93% 94.78% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3035 3209 3295
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Automation Engineer
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 1 £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 29 July 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 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) Behat
3 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) TestNG
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) C++

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) DVB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
1 3 (50.00%) Behat
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) TestNG
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA