The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 581 573 576
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 40 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 55
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,625 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,250 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Automation Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42318 41556 47711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.52% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35350 34882 41364
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in London

Automation Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Automation Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
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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
City of London +12 9 £55,000 +4.76%
Automation Analyst
England

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 74 (58.73%) Selenium
2 71 (56.35%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (50.79%) Test Automation
4 48 (38.10%) Java
5 47 (37.30%) Test Scripting
6 45 (35.71%) WebDriver
7 43 (34.13%) SQL
8 41 (32.54%) QA
9 40 (31.75%) Automation Testing
10 38 (30.16%) QuickTest Pro
11 30 (23.81%) Performance Testing
11 30 (23.81%) BDD
12 27 (21.43%) Cucumber
13 26 (20.63%) JavaScript
14 25 (19.84%) Finance
15 24 (19.05%) HTML
15 24 (19.05%) Web Services
15 24 (19.05%) Test Strategy
15 24 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (18.25%) CSS
17 22 (17.46%) .NET
17 22 (17.46%) ISTQB
17 22 (17.46%) Degree
18 21 (16.67%) C#
18 21 (16.67%) ISEB
18 21 (16.67%) TDD
19 20 (15.87%) Citrix
19 20 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (15.08%) E-Commerce
20 19 (15.08%) Automated Testing

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.97%) Documentum
2 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.59%) Confluence
3 1 (0.79%) Node.js
3 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Office
2 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Magento
2 3 (2.38%) Sophis RISQUE
3 2 (1.59%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) HTTP
2 3 (2.38%) Internet
3 2 (1.59%) DSL
3 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.59%) QlikView
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 74 (58.73%) Selenium
2 45 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 38 (30.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 27 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 13 (10.32%) JUnit
5 13 (10.32%) JMeter
6 12 (9.52%) Git (software)
6 12 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 12 (9.52%) Ranorex
7 10 (7.94%) TestComplete
7 10 (7.94%) WinRunner
8 9 (7.14%) SpecFlow
9 8 (6.35%) Subversion
10 7 (5.56%) JIRA
10 7 (5.56%) WATIR
10 7 (5.56%) SoapUI
10 7 (5.56%) JBehave
11 6 (4.76%) RSpec
11 6 (4.76%) Maven
11 6 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (19.84%) Finance
2 13 (10.32%) Law
2 13 (10.32%) Banking
3 8 (6.35%) Retail
4 6 (4.76%) Legal
5 5 (3.97%) Publishing
6 4 (3.17%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.59%) Marketing
8 1 (0.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) HTML
1 24 (19.05%) Web Services
2 23 (18.25%) CSS
3 22 (17.46%) .NET
4 14 (11.11%) REST
5 10 (7.94%) .NET Framework
6 7 (5.56%) J2EE
6 7 (5.56%) Gherkin
7 6 (4.76%) XML
8 5 (3.97%) JSON
8 5 (3.97%) Ajax
9 3 (2.38%) RESTful
9 3 (2.38%) SOAP
9 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (1.59%) JMS
10 2 (1.59%) Middleware
10 2 (1.59%) Apache Flex
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (8.73%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.73%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.94%) Client/Server
5 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.76%) Open Source
7 4 (3.17%) User Experience
8 3 (2.38%) iPhone
9 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.79%) Equities
10 1 (0.79%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.79%) Social Network
10 1 (0.79%) Physics
10 1 (0.79%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.94%) Windows
2 9 (7.14%) Linux
3 6 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.97%) Android
5 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (56.35%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (50.79%) Test Automation
3 47 (37.30%) Test Scripting
4 40 (31.75%) Automation Testing
5 30 (23.81%) BDD
5 30 (23.81%) Performance Testing
6 24 (19.05%) Test Strategy
7 21 (16.67%) TDD
8 20 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (15.08%) Automated Testing
9 19 (15.08%) E-Commerce
10 18 (14.29%) Scrum
11 16 (12.70%) OO
12 14 (11.11%) Regression Testing
13 11 (8.73%) Analytics
14 10 (7.94%) RAD
15 9 (7.14%) OOP
15 9 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
15 9 (7.14%) Release Management
15 9 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (38.10%) Java
2 43 (34.13%) SQL
3 26 (20.63%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.67%) C#
5 16 (12.70%) Ruby
6 9 (7.14%) PHP
7 5 (3.97%) Python
8 2 (1.59%) Groovy
8 2 (1.59%) Scala
8 2 (1.59%) VBScript
9 1 (0.79%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) VBA
9 1 (0.79%) C
9 1 (0.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) ISTQB
1 22 (17.46%) Degree
2 21 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.59%) CISSP
4 2 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (32.54%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.97%) SCCM
3 2 (1.59%) Puppet
3 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (15.87%) Citrix
2 15 (11.90%) SAP
2 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.35%) HP
4 5 (3.97%) Altiris
4 5 (3.97%) T-Plan
5 4 (3.17%) Oracle
6 3 (2.38%) Splunk
7 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards