The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 404 513 540
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 248 128 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.33% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 228 113 112
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +59 24 £50,000 - 7
Hammersmith +9 17 £65,000 +78.08%
Harrow - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Automation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 301 (61.68%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (51.64%) Selenium
3 239 (48.98%) QA
4 216 (44.26%) Java
5 159 (32.58%) Linux
5 159 (32.58%) Cucumber
6 152 (31.15%) WebDriver
7 151 (30.94%) Test Automation
8 140 (28.69%) BDD
9 139 (28.48%) Ruby
10 133 (27.25%) Python
10 133 (27.25%) Finance
11 126 (25.82%) DevOps
12 119 (24.39%) Jenkins
13 104 (21.31%) TDD
14 102 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
14 102 (20.90%) Scrum
15 92 (18.85%) C#
16 87 (17.83%) Puppet
17 83 (17.01%) E-Commerce
18 76 (15.57%) Automated Testing
19 74 (15.16%) SQL
20 73 (14.96%) Continuous Delivery
21 72 (14.75%) Automation Testing
22 71 (14.55%) Bash Shell
23 68 (13.93%) Git (software)
24 65 (13.32%) Windows
25 61 (12.50%) VMware
26 58 (11.89%) Opscode Chef
26 58 (11.89%) Ansible

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Automation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (5.94%) OpenStack
2 20 (4.10%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.07%) Apache
4 14 (2.87%) nginx
5 11 (2.25%) Confluence
5 11 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.64%) IIS
7 5 (1.02%) CMS
8 2 (0.41%) Drupal
8 2 (0.41%) TorqueBox
9 1 (0.20%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.20%) Jetty
9 1 (0.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.07%) IaaS
3 8 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.23%) GitHub
5 5 (1.02%) SaaS
6 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.20%) Joyent
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 20 (4.10%) DNS
3 17 (3.48%) HTTP
4 12 (2.46%) Internet
4 12 (2.46%) LDAP
5 9 (1.84%) SNMP
6 7 (1.43%) Firewall
6 7 (1.43%) Multicast
7 5 (1.02%) DHCP
8 4 (0.82%) Unicast
9 3 (0.61%) VPN
10 2 (0.41%) BGP
10 2 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.41%) IPsec
10 2 (0.41%) MPLS
10 2 (0.41%) NetScreen
10 2 (0.41%) Network Security
10 2 (0.41%) OSPF
10 2 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.51%) Big Data
2 17 (3.48%) MySQL
3 15 (3.07%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.05%) HBase
5 8 (1.64%) OpenTSDB
6 6 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 252 (51.64%) Selenium
2 159 (32.58%) Cucumber
3 152 (31.15%) WebDriver
4 119 (24.39%) Jenkins
5 68 (13.93%) Git (software)
6 56 (11.48%) JIRA
7 46 (9.43%) Appium
8 37 (7.58%) SpecFlow
9 33 (6.76%) JMeter
9 33 (6.76%) Maven
10 28 (5.74%) JUnit
11 26 (5.33%) Calabash
12 22 (4.51%) FitNesse
12 22 (4.51%) WATIR
13 18 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (3.48%) SoapUI
14 17 (3.48%) TestNG
15 15 (3.07%) HP UFT
15 15 (3.07%) NUnit
16 14 (2.87%) RSpec
General
1 133 (27.25%) Finance
2 38 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.74%) Games
4 27 (5.53%) Marketing
5 23 (4.71%) Online Betting
6 21 (4.30%) Banking
7 15 (3.07%) Retail
8 10 (2.05%) Law
9 6 (1.23%) Advertising
10 5 (1.02%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.82%) Legal
12 3 (0.61%) Front Office
13 2 (0.41%) Automotive
13 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.41%) International Banking
13 2 (0.41%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) Electronics
14 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (11.07%) REST
2 52 (10.66%) Web Services
3 33 (6.76%) Gherkin
4 29 (5.94%) XML
5 27 (5.53%) SOAP
6 24 (4.92%) JSON
6 24 (4.92%) RESTful
7 19 (3.89%) .NET
8 8 (1.64%) MCollective
9 7 (1.43%) HTML
9 7 (1.43%) J2EE
10 6 (1.23%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.23%) Spring
11 5 (1.02%) J2SE
11 5 (1.02%) LAMP
12 4 (0.82%) CSS
13 3 (0.61%) Kafka
13 3 (0.61%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (0.61%) Lucene
14 2 (0.41%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.45%) Mobile App
2 26 (5.33%) User Experience
3 21 (4.30%) Fintech
3 21 (4.30%) Hedge funds
4 19 (3.89%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.66%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.46%) Digital Media
8 10 (2.05%) Semantic Web
9 9 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.64%) Wiki
11 7 (1.43%) iPad
11 7 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.02%) Online Games
12 5 (1.02%) Social Network
13 4 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.82%) RIA
14 3 (0.61%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 159 (32.58%) Linux
2 65 (13.32%) Windows
3 51 (10.45%) Android
4 49 (10.04%) Unix
5 48 (9.84%) Apple iOS
6 29 (5.94%) CentOS
7 27 (5.53%) Windows Server
8 25 (5.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (4.92%) Ubuntu
10 17 (3.48%) Debian
11 13 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.64%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.82%) Solaris
14 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (61.68%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (30.94%) Test Automation
3 140 (28.69%) BDD
4 126 (25.82%) DevOps
5 104 (21.31%) TDD
6 102 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
6 102 (20.90%) Scrum
7 83 (17.01%) E-Commerce
8 76 (15.57%) Automated Testing
9 73 (14.96%) Continuous Delivery
10 72 (14.75%) Automation Testing
11 57 (11.68%) Software Engineering
12 56 (11.48%) QA Automation
13 50 (10.25%) API Testing
14 47 (9.63%) SDLC
15 45 (9.22%) Software Testing
16 42 (8.61%) Open Source
17 41 (8.40%) Manual Testing
18 35 (7.17%) Configuration Management
19 32 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 216 (44.26%) Java
2 139 (28.48%) Ruby
3 133 (27.25%) Python
4 92 (18.85%) C#
5 74 (15.16%) SQL
6 71 (14.55%) Bash Shell
7 46 (9.43%) Perl
8 32 (6.56%) JavaScript
9 26 (5.33%) Go
10 25 (5.12%) PowerShell
11 21 (4.30%) PHP
12 17 (3.48%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.87%) C++
14 9 (1.84%) Groovy
14 9 (1.84%) Scala
14 9 (1.84%) VB
15 8 (1.64%) AWK
15 8 (1.64%) sed
16 6 (1.23%) C
17 3 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (8.81%) Degree
2 21 (4.30%) ISTQB
3 20 (4.10%) ISEB
4 7 (1.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (1.23%) CCNP
5 6 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.02%) MCSE
6 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.82%) CCNA
7 4 (0.82%) RHCE
8 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (48.98%) QA
2 16 (3.28%) SDET
3 2 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.48%) KVM
2 17 (3.48%) Xen
3 15 (3.07%) Active Directory
4 14 (2.87%) Docker
5 13 (2.66%) NFS
6 12 (2.46%) Samba
7 3 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.61%) LXC
8 2 (0.41%) vCloud
8 2 (0.41%) vSphere
9 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 87 (17.83%) Puppet
2 58 (11.89%) Ansible
2 58 (11.89%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (5.12%) Nagios
4 13 (2.66%) NetBackup
5 12 (2.46%) CFEngine
6 11 (2.25%) ZABBIX
7 10 (2.05%) SCOM
8 9 (1.84%) Capistrano
9 8 (1.64%) Kibana
9 8 (1.64%) Opsview
9 8 (1.64%) Salt
9 8 (1.64%) yum
10 4 (0.82%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (0.61%) logstash
11 3 (0.61%) Mesos
12 2 (0.41%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.20%) Icinga
Vendors
1 61 (12.50%) VMware
2 17 (3.48%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.66%) Oracle
3 13 (2.66%) Red Hat
4 12 (2.46%) SaltStack
5 8 (1.64%) SAP
6 7 (1.43%) Rally
7 6 (1.23%) Bloomberg
7 6 (1.23%) Cisco
7 6 (1.23%) IBM
7 6 (1.23%) Reuters
8 5 (1.02%) HP
9 3 (0.61%) AppDynamics
9 3 (0.61%) EMC
9 3 (0.61%) Google
9 3 (0.61%) New Relic
10 2 (0.41%) F5
10 2 (0.41%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.41%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.41%) Xamarin
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package (Dependent on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
DCM Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + The best package eveer
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
North London
The App Business
Salary: Competitive salary dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Talex Index LTD.
Salary: Unspecified competitive
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Grays
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago