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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 504 618 595
Rank change year-on-year
+114 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 119 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.14% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 90 60 84
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £43,850 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
37652 42452 46371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32727 35932 38874
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £55,000 -
City of London +31 4 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hammersmith - 2 £57,500 -
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 146 (56.15%) Linux
2 103 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (36.15%) Python
4 81 (31.15%) Puppet
5 79 (30.38%) Finance
6 76 (29.23%) Java
7 73 (28.08%) Windows
8 72 (27.69%) Jenkins
9 70 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
10 69 (26.54%) DevOps
11 67 (25.77%) QA
12 63 (24.23%) Ruby
12 63 (24.23%) Ansible
12 63 (24.23%) Bash Shell
13 55 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
14 54 (20.77%) BDD
15 52 (20.00%) Scrum
16 51 (19.62%) Web Services
17 50 (19.23%) C#
18 49 (18.85%) Selenium
19 48 (18.46%) PowerShell
20 45 (17.31%) Configuration Management
21 44 (16.92%) Perl
22 42 (16.15%) Windows Server
23 41 (15.77%) VMware
24 38 (14.62%) SQL Server
24 38 (14.62%) Continuous Delivery
25 36 (13.85%) TDD
25 36 (13.85%) Cucumber

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 17 (6.54%) IIS
2 10 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.08%) JBoss
4 5 (1.92%) Apache
5 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.54%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.54%) Resin
5 4 (1.54%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.77%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.38%) Jetty
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 55 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (8.46%) Office 365
4 18 (6.92%) SaaS
5 8 (3.08%) IaaS
6 7 (2.69%) PaaS
7 5 (1.92%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.77%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.92%) TCP/IP
2 26 (10.00%) DNS
3 19 (7.31%) DHCP
3 19 (7.31%) Firewall
4 14 (5.38%) Multicast
5 10 (3.85%) Internet
6 4 (1.54%) HTTP
6 4 (1.54%) WAN
7 3 (1.15%) BGP
7 3 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.15%) IPsec
7 3 (1.15%) MPLS
7 3 (1.15%) NetScreen
7 3 (1.15%) Network Security
7 3 (1.15%) OSPF
7 3 (1.15%) VPN
8 2 (0.77%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.77%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.46%) MySQL
3 7 (2.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.15%) HBase
5 2 (0.77%) Big Data
5 2 (0.77%) MS Access
6 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) Redis
6 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 72 (27.69%) Jenkins
2 49 (18.85%) Selenium
3 36 (13.85%) Cucumber
4 34 (13.08%) Visual Studio
5 30 (11.54%) WebDriver
6 28 (10.77%) Git (software)
7 26 (10.00%) JUnit
8 25 (9.62%) SpecFlow
9 22 (8.46%) JIRA
10 18 (6.92%) Appium
11 11 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (4.23%) Calabash
12 10 (3.85%) RSpec
13 8 (3.08%) Hudson
14 7 (2.69%) Fiddler
14 7 (2.69%) TestNG
15 6 (2.31%) Capybara
15 6 (2.31%) Vagrant
16 5 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (1.92%) WATIR
General
1 79 (30.38%) Finance
2 25 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.23%) Games
3 11 (4.23%) Retail
4 8 (3.08%) Online Betting
5 4 (1.54%) Advertising
6 3 (1.15%) Law
6 3 (1.15%) Marketing
7 2 (0.77%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (19.62%) Web Services
2 15 (5.77%) .NET
3 13 (5.00%) JSON
3 13 (5.00%) RESTful
4 11 (4.23%) XML
5 10 (3.85%) Gherkin
5 10 (3.85%) SOAP
6 8 (3.08%) HTML
6 8 (3.08%) REST
7 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (1.54%) LAMP
8 3 (1.15%) J2EE
9 2 (0.77%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.77%) Ajax
9 2 (0.77%) CSS
9 2 (0.77%) Swagger
10 1 (0.38%) Flask
10 1 (0.38%) Node.js
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 1 (0.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.92%) Fintech
2 13 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.00%) User Experience
3 12 (4.62%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.46%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.31%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.92%) Online Games
8 4 (1.54%) Tandem
9 3 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.15%) RIA
10 2 (0.77%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.77%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.77%) STB
10 2 (0.77%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.38%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 146 (56.15%) Linux
2 73 (28.08%) Windows
3 42 (16.15%) Windows Server
4 11 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.23%) Unix
5 10 (3.85%) Android
5 10 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.46%) Debian
7 8 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.69%) CentOS
8 7 (2.69%) Solaris
8 7 (2.69%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.77%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.54%) DevOps
3 55 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (20.77%) BDD
5 52 (20.00%) Scrum
6 45 (17.31%) Configuration Management
7 38 (14.62%) Continuous Delivery
8 36 (13.85%) TDD
9 35 (13.46%) Test Automation
10 28 (10.77%) E-Commerce
11 26 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 24 (9.23%) Mentoring
12 24 (9.23%) QA Automation
12 24 (9.23%) Software Testing
13 20 (7.69%) Load Balancing
14 19 (7.31%) Open Source
15 17 (6.54%) OO
15 17 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (5.38%) Exploratory Testing
17 13 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 94 (36.15%) Python
2 76 (29.23%) Java
3 63 (24.23%) Bash Shell
3 63 (24.23%) Ruby
4 50 (19.23%) C#
5 48 (18.46%) PowerShell
6 44 (16.92%) Perl
7 27 (10.38%) SQL
8 20 (7.69%) PHP
9 13 (5.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (4.62%) Go
11 9 (3.46%) C++
12 5 (1.92%) XPath
13 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.54%) VBScript
14 2 (0.77%) VB
14 2 (0.77%) VBA
14 2 (0.77%) VC++
15 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (9.23%) Degree
2 5 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.54%) ISEB
4 3 (1.15%) CCNP
5 1 (0.38%) CCIE
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (25.77%) QA
2 8 (3.08%) SDET
3 6 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.92%) HIPAA
System Software
1 35 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (11.15%) Hyper-V
3 28 (10.77%) Active Directory
4 20 (7.69%) Docker
5 9 (3.46%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.31%) vSphere
7 5 (1.92%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.15%) KVM
8 3 (1.15%) NFS
9 2 (0.77%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.77%) Xen
10 1 (0.38%) etcd
10 1 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 81 (31.15%) Puppet
2 70 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (24.23%) Ansible
4 26 (10.00%) SCCM
5 22 (8.46%) SCVMM
6 8 (3.08%) CFEngine
6 8 (3.08%) Kubernetes
7 7 (2.69%) Nagios
7 7 (2.69%) Salt
8 5 (1.92%) Kibana
8 5 (1.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (1.92%) Terraform
8 5 (1.92%) WMI
8 5 (1.92%) WSUS
9 4 (1.54%) Control-M
9 4 (1.54%) SCOM
10 3 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.77%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 1 (0.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 41 (15.77%) VMware
2 18 (6.92%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.15%) Splunk
4 15 (5.77%) Cisco
5 10 (3.85%) AppDynamics
5 10 (3.85%) New Relic
6 9 (3.46%) Citrix
6 9 (3.46%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.46%) SaltStack
6 9 (3.46%) ServiceNow
7 8 (3.08%) HP
7 8 (3.08%) Sybase
8 6 (2.31%) Oracle
9 5 (1.92%) Perforce
9 5 (1.92%) Qualys
10 4 (1.54%) ATG
11 3 (1.15%) F5
11 3 (1.15%) Infoblox
11 3 (1.15%) Juniper
11 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds
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