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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 499 599 615
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 137 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 107 58 73
Median salary £60,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,550 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,250 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
38177 42950 47461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33215 36341 39768
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 June 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 June 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 £57,500 -
City of London +46 6 £51,250 +2.50% 2
Hammersmith - 2 £57,500 -
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 152 (56.93%) Linux
2 110 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (32.96%) Python
4 83 (31.09%) Puppet
5 78 (29.21%) DevOps
5 78 (29.21%) Java
6 77 (28.84%) Jenkins
7 75 (28.09%) Finance
7 75 (28.09%) QA
8 73 (27.34%) Ruby
9 70 (26.22%) Windows
10 69 (25.84%) Opscode Chef
11 67 (25.09%) Bash Shell
12 65 (24.34%) Ansible
13 56 (20.97%) Selenium
13 56 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
14 52 (19.48%) Web Services
14 52 (19.48%) BDD
15 48 (17.98%) Scrum
16 45 (16.85%) VMware
16 45 (16.85%) Configuration Management
16 45 (16.85%) C#
17 43 (16.10%) PowerShell
18 41 (15.36%) Perl
19 40 (14.98%) Windows Server
19 40 (14.98%) VMware Infrastructure
20 37 (13.86%) Cucumber
21 36 (13.48%) SQL Server
22 35 (13.11%) TDD

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 (5.99%) IIS
2 12 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.00%) JBoss
4 5 (1.87%) Apache
4 5 (1.87%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.50%) nginx
5 4 (1.50%) Resin
5 4 (1.50%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.37%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) Jetty
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.49%) SaaS
4 19 (7.12%) Office 365
5 8 (3.00%) IaaS
6 7 (2.62%) PaaS
7 5 (1.87%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.75%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.49%) TCP/IP
2 26 (9.74%) DNS
3 18 (6.74%) Firewall
4 17 (6.37%) DHCP
5 16 (5.99%) Multicast
6 7 (2.62%) Internet
7 6 (2.25%) HTTP
8 5 (1.87%) WAN
9 4 (1.50%) BGP
9 4 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.50%) IPsec
9 4 (1.50%) MPLS
9 4 (1.50%) NetScreen
9 4 (1.50%) Network Security
9 4 (1.50%) OSPF
9 4 (1.50%) VPN
10 3 (1.12%) LDAP
10 3 (1.12%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.37%) MySQL
3 7 (2.62%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.75%) HBase
4 2 (0.75%) MS Access
4 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.37%) Big Data
5 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.37%) Redis
Development Applications
1 77 (28.84%) Jenkins
2 56 (20.97%) Selenium
3 37 (13.86%) Cucumber
4 33 (12.36%) WebDriver
5 30 (11.24%) Git (software)
5 30 (11.24%) Visual Studio
6 25 (9.36%) JUnit
7 23 (8.61%) JIRA
7 23 (8.61%) SpecFlow
8 15 (5.62%) Appium
9 13 (4.87%) Calabash
10 7 (2.62%) Fiddler
10 7 (2.62%) RSpec
10 7 (2.62%) TestNG
10 7 (2.62%) Vagrant
11 6 (2.25%) Capybara
11 6 (2.25%) Subversion
12 5 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.87%) HP UFT
13 4 (1.50%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (28.09%) Finance
2 22 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.99%) Games
4 10 (3.75%) Retail
5 9 (3.37%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.50%) Advertising
6 4 (1.50%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Law
7 2 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.48%) Web Services
2 15 (5.62%) Gherkin
3 14 (5.24%) .NET
3 14 (5.24%) RESTful
4 13 (4.87%) JSON
4 13 (4.87%) REST
5 12 (4.49%) XML
6 10 (3.75%) SOAP
7 7 (2.62%) HTML
8 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.50%) LAMP
8 4 (1.50%) MCollective
9 3 (1.12%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.12%) J2EE
10 2 (0.75%) Ajax
10 2 (0.75%) Buster.JS
10 2 (0.75%) CSS
10 2 (0.75%) Swagger
11 1 (0.37%) Flask
11 1 (0.37%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.12%) User Experience
2 16 (5.99%) Fintech
3 14 (5.24%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.49%) Public Cloud
5 11 (4.12%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.37%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.37%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.87%) Online Games
9 4 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.50%) Tandem
10 3 (1.12%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.12%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.12%) RIA
11 2 (0.75%) STB
11 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.37%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.37%) PKI
12 1 (0.37%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 152 (56.93%) Linux
2 70 (26.22%) Windows
3 40 (14.98%) Windows Server
4 18 (6.74%) Unix
5 16 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (5.24%) CentOS
7 13 (4.87%) Ubuntu
8 12 (4.49%) Android
8 12 (4.49%) Apple iOS
8 12 (4.49%) Debian
9 8 (3.00%) Solaris
10 7 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.75%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.37%) AIX
13 1 (0.37%) SUSE
13 1 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (29.21%) DevOps
3 56 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (19.48%) BDD
5 48 (17.98%) Scrum
6 45 (16.85%) Configuration Management
7 35 (13.11%) TDD
8 34 (12.73%) Test Automation
9 32 (11.99%) Continuous Delivery
10 30 (11.24%) E-Commerce
11 27 (10.11%) Automated Testing
12 23 (8.61%) QA Automation
12 23 (8.61%) Software Testing
13 22 (8.24%) Open Source
14 19 (7.12%) Load Balancing
14 19 (7.12%) OO
15 17 (6.37%) Automation Testing
16 16 (5.99%) Mentoring
17 15 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
18 14 (5.24%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 88 (32.96%) Python
2 78 (29.21%) Java
3 73 (27.34%) Ruby
4 67 (25.09%) Bash Shell
5 45 (16.85%) C#
6 43 (16.10%) PowerShell
7 41 (15.36%) Perl
8 30 (11.24%) SQL
9 20 (7.49%) PHP
10 10 (3.75%) Go
10 10 (3.75%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.00%) C++
12 5 (1.87%) XPath
13 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.50%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.50%) VBScript
14 2 (0.75%) VB
14 2 (0.75%) VBA
14 2 (0.75%) VC++
15 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (9.36%) Degree
2 7 (2.62%) ISEB
3 6 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.50%) CCNP
5 4 (1.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) CCIE
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (28.09%) QA
2 7 (2.62%) SDET
3 6 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.87%) HIPAA
System Software
1 40 (14.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.74%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.74%) Hyper-V
3 21 (7.87%) Docker
4 6 (2.25%) KVM
4 6 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.25%) vSphere
5 5 (1.87%) NFS
5 5 (1.87%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.87%) Xen
6 3 (1.12%) Samba
7 2 (0.75%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.37%) etcd
8 1 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 83 (31.09%) Puppet
2 69 (25.84%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (24.34%) Ansible
4 23 (8.61%) SCCM
5 19 (7.12%) SCVMM
6 11 (4.12%) CFEngine
7 9 (3.37%) Nagios
8 8 (3.00%) Kubernetes
9 7 (2.62%) Salt
10 6 (2.25%) Kibana
11 5 (1.87%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 5 (1.87%) Terraform
11 5 (1.87%) WMI
11 5 (1.87%) WSUS
12 4 (1.50%) Control-M
12 4 (1.50%) SCOM
12 4 (1.50%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.75%) logstash
13 2 (0.75%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 45 (16.85%) VMware
2 19 (7.12%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.99%) Cisco
4 14 (5.24%) Splunk
5 12 (4.49%) AppDynamics
5 12 (4.49%) New Relic
6 10 (3.75%) SaltStack
7 9 (3.37%) Citrix
7 9 (3.37%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.37%) ServiceNow
8 8 (3.00%) HP
8 8 (3.00%) Sybase
9 6 (2.25%) Oracle
10 5 (1.87%) Qualys
11 4 (1.50%) ATG
11 4 (1.50%) F5
11 4 (1.50%) Infoblox
11 4 (1.50%) Juniper
11 4 (1.50%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.50%) SolarWinds
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits (on-site gym & restaurant, pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Excellent salary and package
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Karhoo Inc
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago