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 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 Analyst
Rank 168 166 148
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.087% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.16% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +25.49%
UK excluding London average salary £35,125 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -12.50%
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
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) Selenium
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) Manual Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) Automation Testing
6 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 6 (42.86%) Regression Testing
7 6 (42.86%) ISEB
8 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
8 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
9 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
9 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 4 (28.57%) Fault Management
10 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
11 2 (14.29%) BDD
11 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (14.29%) QA
11 2 (14.29%) C#
12 1 (7.14%) Scrum
12 1 (7.14%) .NET
12 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
12 1 (7.14%) Web Services
12 1 (7.14%) XML
12 1 (7.14%) Windows
12 1 (7.14%) Linux
12 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
12 1 (7.14%) FTP
12 1 (7.14%) ISTQB

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Manual Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Automation Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Fault Management
7 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Scrum
9 1 (7.14%) V-Model
9 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA