The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Specialist 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Specialist
Rank - - 158
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -6.09%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2378 1988 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.85% 94.26% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1982 1577 2036
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Automation Specialist
East of England

Automation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Automation Specialist
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automation Specialist Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Automation Specialist
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Automation Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) WF
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow

Automation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Automation Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WF
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA