The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 538 565 588
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 79 95 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 62 88 86
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Automation Engineer
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
36628 41767 43904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.77% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 35548 36537
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in London

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +43 4 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 112 (52.34%) Linux
2 91 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (39.72%) Python
4 81 (37.85%) Java
5 76 (35.51%) Windows
6 64 (29.91%) Finance
7 61 (28.50%) QA
8 55 (25.70%) Amazon AWS
8 55 (25.70%) Puppet
8 55 (25.70%) Scrum
9 53 (24.77%) DevOps
10 52 (24.30%) BDD
11 50 (23.36%) Selenium
11 50 (23.36%) Opscode Chef
12 46 (21.50%) Jenkins
13 45 (21.03%) PowerShell
13 45 (21.03%) Ruby
14 44 (20.56%) Ansible
15 43 (20.09%) Bash Shell
15 43 (20.09%) Perl
16 40 (18.69%) Windows Server
17 39 (18.22%) C#
18 38 (17.76%) Test Automation
19 37 (17.29%) Cucumber
20 34 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (15.89%) TDD
20 34 (15.89%) Configuration Management
21 33 (15.42%) VMware
21 33 (15.42%) Visual Studio
22 32 (14.95%) Continuous Delivery

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.48%) IIS
2 9 (4.21%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.74%) JBoss
4 5 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.87%) Apache
5 4 (1.87%) Resin
5 4 (1.87%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 55 (25.70%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (10.28%) Office 365
4 11 (5.14%) SaaS
5 7 (3.27%) IaaS
5 7 (3.27%) PaaS
6 5 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.34%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 23 (10.75%) DNS
3 16 (7.48%) DHCP
4 15 (7.01%) Firewall
5 11 (5.14%) Internet
6 8 (3.74%) Multicast
7 4 (1.87%) HTTP
8 2 (0.93%) WAN
9 1 (0.47%) LAN
9 1 (0.47%) LDAP
9 1 (0.47%) SMTP
9 1 (0.47%) Value-Added Service
9 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.61%) MySQL
3 6 (2.80%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.87%) HBase
5 2 (0.93%) Big Data
5 2 (0.93%) MS Access
6 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 50 (23.36%) Selenium
2 46 (21.50%) Jenkins
3 37 (17.29%) Cucumber
4 33 (15.42%) Visual Studio
5 27 (12.62%) Appium
6 26 (12.15%) WebDriver
7 24 (11.21%) SpecFlow
8 20 (9.35%) Git (software)
9 17 (7.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (7.48%) JUnit
11 14 (6.54%) JIRA
12 9 (4.21%) Calabash
12 9 (4.21%) RSpec
13 8 (3.74%) Hudson
14 7 (3.27%) Fiddler
14 7 (3.27%) TestNG
15 6 (2.80%) Capybara
15 6 (2.80%) Vagrant
16 5 (2.34%) LoadRunner
16 5 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 64 (29.91%) Finance
2 21 (9.81%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.21%) Retail
4 5 (2.34%) Games
5 4 (1.87%) Advertising
6 3 (1.40%) Law
6 3 (1.40%) Marketing
6 3 (1.40%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.02%) Web Services
2 14 (6.54%) JSON
3 13 (6.07%) XML
4 10 (4.67%) .NET
4 10 (4.67%) RESTful
5 9 (4.21%) HTML
5 9 (4.21%) SOAP
6 6 (2.80%) Gherkin
7 5 (2.34%) REST
8 4 (1.87%) CSS
8 4 (1.87%) LAMP
9 3 (1.40%) J2EE
10 2 (0.93%) Ajax
10 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.93%) HTML5
11 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.47%) ELK Stack
11 1 (0.47%) Flask
11 1 (0.47%) Swagger
11 1 (0.47%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.21%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.48%) Fintech
3 10 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.87%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.87%) Tandem
5 4 (1.87%) User Experience
6 3 (1.40%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.40%) Online Games
6 3 (1.40%) RIA
7 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.93%) Social Media
7 2 (0.93%) STB
8 1 (0.47%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.47%) Clustering
8 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.47%) Physics
8 1 (0.47%) Robotics
8 1 (0.47%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 112 (52.34%) Linux
2 76 (35.51%) Windows
3 40 (18.69%) Windows Server
4 15 (7.01%) Android
4 15 (7.01%) Apple iOS
5 13 (6.07%) Unix
6 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.34%) Solaris
9 2 (0.93%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.93%) SUSE
10 1 (0.47%) AIX
10 1 (0.47%) CentOS
10 1 (0.47%) Debian
10 1 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (25.70%) Scrum
3 53 (24.77%) DevOps
4 52 (24.30%) BDD
5 38 (17.76%) Test Automation
6 34 (15.89%) Configuration Management
6 34 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (15.89%) TDD
7 32 (14.95%) Continuous Delivery
8 31 (14.49%) Mentoring
9 29 (13.55%) QA Automation
10 25 (11.68%) Automated Testing
11 23 (10.75%) Software Testing
12 18 (8.41%) Open Source
12 18 (8.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (7.94%) Continuous Deployment
13 17 (7.94%) E-Commerce
13 17 (7.94%) Load Balancing
14 16 (7.48%) Project Management
15 14 (6.54%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (39.72%) Python
2 81 (37.85%) Java
3 45 (21.03%) PowerShell
3 45 (21.03%) Ruby
4 43 (20.09%) Bash Shell
4 43 (20.09%) Perl
5 39 (18.22%) C#
6 21 (9.81%) JavaScript
7 17 (7.94%) SQL
8 12 (5.61%) PHP
9 11 (5.14%) Go
10 8 (3.74%) C++
11 5 (2.34%) XPath
12 4 (1.87%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.40%) VBScript
14 2 (0.93%) Scala
14 2 (0.93%) VB
14 2 (0.93%) VBA
14 2 (0.93%) VC++
15 1 (0.47%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 24 (11.21%) Degree
2 5 (2.34%) AWS Certification
2 5 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.93%) ISEB
4 1 (0.47%) CCIE
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (28.50%) QA
2 6 (2.80%) SDET
3 5 (2.34%) HIPAA
3 5 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (12.62%) Hyper-V
3 24 (11.21%) Active Directory
4 9 (4.21%) Docker
5 8 (3.74%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.34%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.34%) vSphere
7 2 (0.93%) NFS
8 1 (0.47%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.47%) etcd
8 1 (0.47%) KVM
8 1 (0.47%) Samba
8 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (25.70%) Puppet
2 50 (23.36%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (20.56%) Ansible
4 28 (13.08%) SCCM
5 22 (10.28%) SCVMM
6 10 (4.67%) Terraform
7 6 (2.80%) Nagios
8 5 (2.34%) Kibana
8 5 (2.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (2.34%) WMI
8 5 (2.34%) WSUS
9 4 (1.87%) Control-M
9 4 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.87%) Salt
9 4 (1.87%) SCOM
10 3 (1.40%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.47%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 1 (0.47%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.47%) systemd
Vendors
1 33 (15.42%) VMware
2 17 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.48%) Splunk
4 12 (5.61%) Cisco
5 11 (5.14%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.74%) HP
6 8 (3.74%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.34%) Oracle
7 5 (2.34%) Perforce
7 5 (2.34%) Qualys
8 4 (1.87%) ATG
9 3 (1.40%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.40%) Citrix
9 3 (1.40%) New Relic
9 3 (1.40%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.93%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.93%) Veritas
11 1 (0.47%) Google
11 1 (0.47%) hybris
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