The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Automation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Specialist
England / London
Rank 572 642 645
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.003% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £82,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.84% -5.00%

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
31962 39657 39585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27052 34205 33446
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 £33,340 £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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Automation Specialist in the job title.

Automation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Automation Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Specialist across the London region.

Automation Specialist Salary Trend in London

Automation Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Automation Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Automation Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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 - 1 - -
Automation Specialist
England

Automation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Automation Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
1 7 (77.78%) BDD
1 7 (77.78%) Software Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 6 (66.67%) TestRail
2 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 6 (66.67%) GitHub
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) ATG
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Cognizant
2 6 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 6 (66.67%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Puppet
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef

Automation Specialist 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Bluemix
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) Subversion
2 6 (66.67%) TestRail
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) BDD
1 7 (77.78%) Software Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integrated Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Integrated Marketing Communications
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Generation
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Groovy
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Scala
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) ATG
1 6 (66.67%) Cognizant
1 6 (66.67%) HP
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Mitel
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk