The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 178 149 150
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 3 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 11
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -6.25%
Automation Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3662 2518 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.72% 95.45% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 1939 2156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

Automation Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Automation Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (86.36%) ISEB
2 18 (81.82%) Selenium
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 15 (68.18%) Test Scripting
5 9 (40.91%) Automation Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
7 5 (22.73%) System Testing
7 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
8 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Load Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Stress Testing
9 3 (13.64%) QA
9 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (9.09%) SOAP
10 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
11 1 (4.55%) C#
11 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
11 1 (4.55%) Games
11 1 (4.55%) Scrum
11 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (4.55%) Online Games
11 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Automation Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
3 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Test Scripting
2 9 (40.91%) Automation Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
4 5 (22.73%) System Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Load Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Stress Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA