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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 518 594 661
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 140 69 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 123 60 51
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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
40374 42662 47687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.80% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35018 35907 39435
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 3 May 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 3 May 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
City of London +51 8 £55,000 -2.22% 3
Hammersmith - 7 £65,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £52,500 - 1
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 164 (56.55%) Linux
2 145 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (36.55%) DevOps
4 97 (33.45%) Ruby
4 97 (33.45%) Java
5 96 (33.10%) QA
6 95 (32.76%) Python
7 91 (31.38%) Puppet
8 90 (31.03%) Jenkins
9 83 (28.62%) Finance
10 77 (26.55%) Bash Shell
11 73 (25.17%) Continuous Integration
12 71 (24.48%) Selenium
13 69 (23.79%) Ansible
14 64 (22.07%) Opscode Chef
15 57 (19.66%) Windows
16 56 (19.31%) Scrum
17 51 (17.59%) E-Commerce
18 49 (16.90%) BDD
19 48 (16.55%) VMware
20 47 (16.21%) Cucumber
21 46 (15.86%) Amazon AWS
22 43 (14.83%) Configuration Management
22 43 (14.83%) Continuous Delivery
23 42 (14.48%) Web Services
23 42 (14.48%) Perl
23 42 (14.48%) WebDriver
24 39 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
25 36 (12.41%) Test Automation
25 36 (12.41%) 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 17 (5.86%) OpenStack
2 15 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.45%) Apache
3 10 (3.45%) nginx
4 5 (1.72%) IIS
5 4 (1.38%) JBoss
5 4 (1.38%) Resin
5 4 (1.38%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.34%) Confluence
6 1 (0.34%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (1.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.21%) IaaS
3 13 (4.48%) SaaS
4 11 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.76%) Office 365
6 4 (1.38%) PaaS
7 2 (0.69%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.38%) TCP/IP
2 30 (10.34%) DNS
3 17 (5.86%) Firewall
4 15 (5.17%) DHCP
4 15 (5.17%) Multicast
5 12 (4.14%) HTTP
5 12 (4.14%) Internet
6 9 (3.10%) LDAP
7 5 (1.72%) VPN
8 4 (1.38%) BGP
8 4 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (1.38%) IPsec
8 4 (1.38%) MPLS
8 4 (1.38%) NetScreen
8 4 (1.38%) Network Security
8 4 (1.38%) OSPF
8 4 (1.38%) Unicast
8 4 (1.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.76%) MySQL
3 3 (1.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.34%) Big Data
5 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.34%) HBase
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.34%) Redis
5 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 90 (31.03%) Jenkins
2 71 (24.48%) Selenium
3 47 (16.21%) Cucumber
4 42 (14.48%) WebDriver
5 35 (12.07%) Git (software)
6 25 (8.62%) JIRA
6 25 (8.62%) JUnit
7 20 (6.90%) Appium
8 18 (6.21%) Calabash
9 15 (5.17%) SpecFlow
9 15 (5.17%) Visual Studio
10 12 (4.14%) Maven
11 9 (3.10%) JConsole
12 7 (2.41%) RSpec
12 7 (2.41%) TestNG
12 7 (2.41%) Vagrant
13 6 (2.07%) Capybara
13 6 (2.07%) JMeter
13 6 (2.07%) Subversion
13 6 (2.07%) WATIR
General
1 83 (28.62%) Finance
2 25 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.24%) Games
4 20 (6.90%) Online Betting
5 8 (2.76%) Retail
6 5 (1.72%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.03%) Banking
7 3 (1.03%) Marketing
7 3 (1.03%) Publishing
8 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.48%) Web Services
2 21 (7.24%) REST
3 17 (5.86%) Gherkin
4 14 (4.83%) RESTful
5 11 (3.79%) .NET
5 11 (3.79%) XML
6 9 (3.10%) MCollective
7 6 (2.07%) HTML
8 5 (1.72%) JSON
9 4 (1.38%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.38%) LAMP
10 3 (1.03%) Spring
10 3 (1.03%) Swagger
11 2 (0.69%) Ajax
11 2 (0.69%) CSS
11 2 (0.69%) J2EE
11 2 (0.69%) SOAP
12 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.34%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.28%) User Experience
2 22 (7.59%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.52%) Fintech
3 16 (5.52%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.83%) Hedge funds
5 13 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.14%) Data Centre
7 11 (3.79%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.79%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.72%) Online Games
9 4 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.38%) RIA
10 3 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.03%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.69%) PKI
11 2 (0.69%) Tandem
12 1 (0.34%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.34%) Clustering
12 1 (0.34%) CMDB
12 1 (0.34%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 164 (56.55%) Linux
2 57 (19.66%) Windows
3 28 (9.66%) CentOS
3 28 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (9.66%) Unix
4 25 (8.62%) Ubuntu
5 22 (7.59%) Apple iOS
6 21 (7.24%) Windows Server
7 20 (6.90%) Android
8 18 (6.21%) Debian
9 10 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.10%) Solaris
11 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.34%) AIX
13 1 (0.34%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.34%) SUSE
13 1 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (36.55%) DevOps
3 73 (25.17%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (19.31%) Scrum
5 51 (17.59%) E-Commerce
6 49 (16.90%) BDD
7 43 (14.83%) Configuration Management
7 43 (14.83%) Continuous Delivery
8 36 (12.41%) TDD
8 36 (12.41%) Test Automation
9 28 (9.66%) Automated Testing
10 27 (9.31%) QA Automation
10 27 (9.31%) Software Testing
11 23 (7.93%) OO
12 21 (7.24%) Open Source
13 20 (6.90%) API Testing
14 18 (6.21%) High Availability
14 18 (6.21%) Software Engineering
15 17 (5.86%) Software Delivery
16 16 (5.52%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 97 (33.45%) Java
1 97 (33.45%) Ruby
2 95 (32.76%) Python
3 77 (26.55%) Bash Shell
4 42 (14.48%) Perl
5 36 (12.41%) C#
6 32 (11.03%) PowerShell
6 32 (11.03%) SQL
7 22 (7.59%) PHP
8 19 (6.55%) Go
9 11 (3.79%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.07%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.72%) C++
12 4 (1.38%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.69%) VBScript
13 2 (0.69%) XPath
14 1 (0.34%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.34%) VB
14 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (9.66%) Degree
2 7 (2.41%) CCNP
2 7 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.07%) ISEB
3 6 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.72%) MCSE
4 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.03%) CCNA
6 3 (1.03%) RHCE
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (33.10%) QA
2 7 (2.41%) SDET
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 20 (6.90%) Docker
4 13 (4.48%) KVM
5 12 (4.14%) Xen
6 11 (3.79%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.79%) NFS
7 9 (3.10%) Samba
8 2 (0.69%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.69%) vCloud
9 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.34%) LXC
9 1 (0.34%) vSphere
9 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 91 (31.38%) Puppet
2 69 (23.79%) Ansible
3 64 (22.07%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (7.24%) Nagios
5 18 (6.21%) CFEngine
6 9 (3.10%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.76%) Kubernetes
7 8 (2.76%) SCCM
7 8 (2.76%) SCVMM
8 6 (2.07%) Kibana
8 6 (2.07%) Salt
9 5 (1.72%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.38%) Capistrano
10 4 (1.38%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.69%) logstash
12 2 (0.69%) Mesos
12 2 (0.69%) vRealize
12 2 (0.69%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (16.55%) VMware
2 16 (5.52%) SaltStack
3 11 (3.79%) AppDynamics
3 11 (3.79%) Cisco
3 11 (3.79%) New Relic
4 9 (3.10%) Citrix
5 8 (2.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (2.76%) Sybase
6 6 (2.07%) Splunk
7 5 (1.72%) HP
7 5 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.38%) ATG
8 4 (1.38%) F5
8 4 (1.38%) Google
8 4 (1.38%) Infoblox
8 4 (1.38%) Juniper
8 4 (1.38%) Oracle
8 4 (1.38%) Palo Alto
8 4 (1.38%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.38%) SolarWinds
West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Xcede
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Serendipity Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
asos
Salary: Competitive salary and amazing benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago