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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Engineer
England / London
Rank 460 517 594
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +77
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 107 132 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 86 123 47
Median salary £61,250 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%

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
31555 39670 40219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 96.16% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26705 34211 33931
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +39 9 £80,000 +64.10% 5
Hammersmith -21 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Croydon +5 1 £62,500 +4.16%
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 94 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (44.23%) QA
3 89 (42.79%) Java
4 78 (37.50%) Python
5 70 (33.65%) Linux
6 59 (28.37%) Selenium
6 59 (28.37%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (24.52%) Git (software)
8 48 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 46 (22.12%) Jenkins
10 44 (21.15%) Cucumber
11 43 (20.67%) Windows
12 40 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 40 (19.23%) DevOps
12 40 (19.23%) Appium
13 38 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
14 36 (17.31%) Ansible
15 35 (16.83%) Opscode Chef
15 35 (16.83%) Mobile App
16 34 (16.35%) BDD
16 34 (16.35%) Finance
16 34 (16.35%) Scrum
17 33 (15.87%) C#
18 31 (14.90%) Automated Testing
18 31 (14.90%) QA Automation
18 31 (14.90%) Puppet
19 30 (14.42%) Unix
20 29 (13.94%) WebDriver
21 25 (12.02%) Automation Testing
21 25 (12.02%) Perl

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 8 (3.85%) IIS
2 5 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.92%) Confluence
3 4 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.96%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.96%) JBoss
4 2 (0.96%) WildFly
5 1 (0.48%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (4.33%) IaaS
5 7 (3.37%) SaaS
6 5 (2.40%) GitHub
6 5 (2.40%) Slack
7 2 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.48%) PaaS
8 1 (0.48%) Route 53
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.81%) DNS
2 9 (4.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.85%) Firewall
4 7 (3.37%) DHCP
5 6 (2.88%) HTTP
6 5 (2.40%) Internet
6 5 (2.40%) LDAP
7 4 (1.92%) LAN
8 3 (1.44%) BGP
9 2 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.96%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.96%) OSPF
9 2 (0.96%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (0.48%) AMQP
10 1 (0.48%) IGMP
10 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.48%) MPLS
10 1 (0.48%) Multicast
10 1 (0.48%) VLAN
10 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.58%) MySQL
2 6 (2.88%) Big Data
2 6 (2.88%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.40%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.92%) Redis
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.48%) HBase
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 59 (28.37%) Selenium
2 51 (24.52%) Git (software)
3 46 (22.12%) Jenkins
4 44 (21.15%) Cucumber
5 40 (19.23%) Appium
6 29 (13.94%) WebDriver
7 23 (11.06%) JMeter
8 17 (8.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (7.21%) Gatling
9 15 (7.21%) TeamCity
10 12 (5.77%) SpecFlow
11 11 (5.29%) JUnit
11 11 (5.29%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (4.81%) JIRA
12 10 (4.81%) TestNG
13 9 (4.33%) NUnit
14 8 (3.85%) Maven
15 7 (3.37%) Hudson
15 7 (3.37%) NSubstitute
15 7 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (16.35%) Finance
2 8 (3.85%) Games
3 7 (3.37%) Marketing
4 5 (2.40%) Banking
4 5 (2.40%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.40%) Retail
5 4 (1.92%) Back Office
6 3 (1.44%) Billing
6 3 (1.44%) Front Office
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) French Language
7 1 (0.48%) German Language
7 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.69%) Web Services
2 15 (7.21%) .NET
3 10 (4.81%) REST
4 9 (4.33%) Gherkin
4 9 (4.33%) HTML
5 7 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (3.37%) HTML5
6 4 (1.92%) Node.js
6 4 (1.92%) React
6 4 (1.92%) XML
7 3 (1.44%) CSS
7 3 (1.44%) Spring
7 3 (1.44%) WireMock
7 3 (1.44%) YAML
8 2 (0.96%) JMS
8 2 (0.96%) SOAP
8 2 (0.96%) XSL
9 1 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.48%) Middleware
9 1 (0.48%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.83%) Mobile App
2 20 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.77%) User Experience
4 9 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.40%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.92%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (1.92%) Derivative
7 4 (1.92%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.92%) Fintech
7 4 (1.92%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (1.92%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.96%) Robotics
9 2 (0.96%) SCADA
9 2 (0.96%) Tandem
10 1 (0.48%) Clustering
10 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 70 (33.65%) Linux
2 43 (20.67%) Windows
3 30 (14.42%) Unix
4 23 (11.06%) Android
4 23 (11.06%) Apple iOS
5 12 (5.77%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.85%) CentOS
6 8 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.92%) SmartOS
9 3 (1.44%) AIX
9 3 (1.44%) Solaris
9 3 (1.44%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.48%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.48%) Debian
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (28.37%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 40 (19.23%) DevOps
5 34 (16.35%) BDD
5 34 (16.35%) Scrum
6 31 (14.90%) Automated Testing
6 31 (14.90%) QA Automation
7 25 (12.02%) Automation Testing
8 24 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (11.06%) Test Strategy
10 22 (10.58%) Manual Testing
10 22 (10.58%) Software Engineering
11 20 (9.62%) Project Management
12 19 (9.13%) Open Source
13 18 (8.65%) Release Management
14 17 (8.17%) Configuration Management
15 15 (7.21%) Kanban
15 15 (7.21%) Non-Functional Testing
15 15 (7.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 89 (42.79%) Java
2 78 (37.50%) Python
3 40 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.87%) C#
5 25 (12.02%) Perl
6 22 (10.58%) Ruby
6 22 (10.58%) SQL
7 18 (8.65%) Bash Shell
8 16 (7.69%) C++
9 12 (5.77%) PowerShell
10 11 (5.29%) Go
11 10 (4.81%) PHP
12 4 (1.92%) Groovy
12 4 (1.92%) Scala
12 4 (1.92%) VBScript
13 3 (1.44%) C
13 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.96%) XPath
15 1 (0.48%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (9.13%) Degree
2 4 (1.92%) AWS Certification
2 4 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (1.92%) MCSE
2 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.96%) CCNP
4 2 (0.96%) ISEB
4 2 (0.96%) JNCIP
4 2 (0.96%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.48%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (44.23%) QA
2 8 (3.85%) SDET
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.77%) Docker
2 6 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.44%) NFS
5 1 (0.48%) LXC
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (17.31%) Ansible
2 35 (16.83%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (14.90%) Puppet
4 8 (3.85%) Terraform
5 7 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (2.40%) Salt
6 5 (2.40%) SCOM
7 4 (1.92%) CFEngine
8 3 (1.44%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (0.96%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.96%) SCCM
9 2 (0.96%) yum
10 1 (0.48%) Endace
10 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (7.21%) HP
2 11 (5.29%) VMware
3 10 (4.81%) Red Hat
4 9 (4.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.37%) Cognizant
5 7 (3.37%) Perforce
6 6 (2.88%) Google
7 5 (2.40%) Cisco
7 5 (2.40%) Dell
8 4 (1.92%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.92%) EMC
9 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.44%) Oracle
9 3 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.96%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.96%) Citrix
10 2 (0.96%) Intel
10 2 (0.96%) Juniper
10 2 (0.96%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.96%) Sun
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, equity, flexi working
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
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