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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Engineer
England / London
Rank 488 494 584
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +90
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 102 148 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.36% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 86 134 50
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -10.52%

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
31924 39083 39674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.85% 96.16% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27082 33612 33758
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +34 7 £80,000 +23.07% 4
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 89 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (43.09%) QA
3 76 (41.99%) Java
4 68 (37.57%) Python
5 65 (35.91%) Linux
6 54 (29.83%) Selenium
6 54 (29.83%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (25.97%) Test Automation
8 45 (24.86%) Git (software)
9 44 (24.31%) Windows
10 41 (22.65%) DevOps
11 39 (21.55%) Jenkins
12 38 (20.99%) Scrum
13 37 (20.44%) Amazon AWS
14 36 (19.89%) Cucumber
15 35 (19.34%) JavaScript
15 35 (19.34%) Mobile App
16 34 (18.78%) Opscode Chef
16 34 (18.78%) BDD
17 33 (18.23%) QA Automation
18 30 (16.57%) Finance
18 30 (16.57%) Appium
19 29 (16.02%) C#
20 28 (15.47%) Automated Testing
21 26 (14.36%) WebDriver
21 26 (14.36%) Puppet
21 26 (14.36%) Perl
21 26 (14.36%) Ansible
22 24 (13.26%) Ruby
23 23 (12.71%) Unix

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 6 (3.31%) IIS
2 3 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.10%) Confluence
3 2 (1.10%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.10%) JBoss
3 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.10%) WildFly
4 1 (0.55%) CMS
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 37 (20.44%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.08%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.87%) IaaS
4 4 (2.21%) SaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.10%) GitHub
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.55%) PaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Route 53
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.18%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.63%) DNS
3 10 (5.52%) Firewall
4 9 (4.97%) DHCP
5 3 (1.66%) HTTP
5 3 (1.66%) Internet
5 3 (1.66%) Multicast
6 2 (1.10%) BGP
6 2 (1.10%) VPN
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.55%) IGMP
7 1 (0.55%) LAN
7 1 (0.55%) MPLS
7 1 (0.55%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.55%) OSPF
7 1 (0.55%) SMTP
7 1 (0.55%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.55%) VLAN
7 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.63%) MySQL
2 6 (3.31%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.76%) Big Data
4 3 (1.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.55%) HBase
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (29.83%) Selenium
2 45 (24.86%) Git (software)
3 39 (21.55%) Jenkins
4 36 (19.89%) Cucumber
5 30 (16.57%) Appium
6 26 (14.36%) WebDriver
7 23 (12.71%) JMeter
8 13 (7.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (7.18%) SpecFlow
9 12 (6.63%) Gatling
9 12 (6.63%) TeamCity
10 10 (5.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (4.97%) Hudson
11 9 (4.97%) JIRA
12 8 (4.42%) NUnit
13 7 (3.87%) JUnit
13 7 (3.87%) Maven
14 6 (3.31%) NSubstitute
14 6 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (3.31%) TestNG
General
1 30 (16.57%) Finance
2 5 (2.76%) Marketing
3 4 (2.21%) Back Office
3 4 (2.21%) Banking
3 4 (2.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.66%) Billing
4 3 (1.66%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.66%) Front Office
4 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.10%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Automotive
6 1 (0.55%) French Language
6 1 (0.55%) German Language
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.73%) Web Services
2 13 (7.18%) .NET
3 10 (5.52%) REST
4 9 (4.97%) HTML
5 8 (4.42%) Gherkin
6 7 (3.87%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (3.31%) HTML5
8 5 (2.76%) XML
9 3 (1.66%) CSS
9 3 (1.66%) Node.js
9 3 (1.66%) React
9 3 (1.66%) Spring
10 2 (1.10%) JSON
10 2 (1.10%) SOAP
10 2 (1.10%) WireMock
10 2 (1.10%) XSL
11 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.55%) JMS
11 1 (0.55%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.55%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.34%) Mobile App
2 20 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.08%) User Experience
4 7 (3.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.31%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.21%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (2.21%) Derivative
7 4 (2.21%) EMC VNX
7 4 (2.21%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.21%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (2.21%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.21%) Physics
7 4 (2.21%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.66%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.66%) Fintech
9 2 (1.10%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.10%) Social Media
9 2 (1.10%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 65 (35.91%) Linux
2 44 (24.31%) Windows
3 23 (12.71%) Unix
4 17 (9.39%) Android
4 17 (9.39%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.87%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.31%) CentOS
8 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.66%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.55%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.55%) Debian
10 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (49.17%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.83%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (25.97%) Test Automation
4 41 (22.65%) DevOps
5 38 (20.99%) Scrum
6 34 (18.78%) BDD
7 33 (18.23%) QA Automation
8 28 (15.47%) Automated Testing
9 22 (12.15%) Test Strategy
10 21 (11.60%) Manual Testing
11 20 (11.05%) Mentoring
12 19 (10.50%) Configuration Management
12 19 (10.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 19 (10.50%) Software Engineering
13 17 (9.39%) Kanban
14 16 (8.84%) Project Management
14 16 (8.84%) TDD
15 15 (8.29%) Automation Testing
16 14 (7.73%) Open Source
17 13 (7.18%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (41.99%) Java
2 68 (37.57%) Python
3 35 (19.34%) JavaScript
4 29 (16.02%) C#
5 26 (14.36%) Perl
6 24 (13.26%) Ruby
7 18 (9.94%) SQL
8 17 (9.39%) Bash Shell
9 16 (8.84%) C++
10 15 (8.29%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.21%) Go
11 4 (2.21%) Scala
11 4 (2.21%) VBScript
12 3 (1.66%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.10%) C
13 2 (1.10%) PHP
13 2 (1.10%) XPath
14 1 (0.55%) Clojure
14 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (10.50%) Degree
2 5 (2.76%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.21%) MCSE
3 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.10%) ISEB
5 1 (0.55%) CCNP
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.55%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (43.09%) QA
2 7 (3.87%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (5.52%) Docker
2 6 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.21%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.55%) LXC
5 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (18.78%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (14.36%) Ansible
2 26 (14.36%) Puppet
3 9 (4.97%) Terraform
4 6 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (2.21%) CFEngine
5 4 (2.21%) Salt
5 4 (2.21%) SCCM
6 3 (1.66%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (1.10%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.10%) SCOM
8 1 (0.55%) Endace
8 1 (0.55%) Nagios
8 1 (0.55%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (6.63%) HP
1 12 (6.63%) VMware
2 11 (6.08%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.42%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.87%) Perforce
5 6 (3.31%) Cognizant
6 5 (2.76%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.21%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.21%) Dell
7 4 (2.21%) EMC
8 3 (1.66%) Cisco
9 2 (1.10%) Google
9 2 (1.10%) Intel
9 2 (1.10%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.10%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.55%) New Relic
10 1 (0.55%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.55%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.55%) Vyatta
North London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: Package (dependent on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Shares given + Unlimited holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £49,000 - £62,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + good bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago