The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Specialist
Rank 643 608 630
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 17 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.017% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.019% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 11
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £46,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +12.80%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46874 43055 52359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.73% 93.92% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38720 36351 45400
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Automation Specialist
England

Automation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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City of London -8 3 £60,000 -
Automation Specialist
England

Automation Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Automation Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automation Specialist in their job title.

1 21 (70.00%) Degree
1 21 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (56.67%) Test Automation
3 15 (50.00%) QA
3 15 (50.00%) Selenium
3 15 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (46.67%) C#
5 13 (43.33%) OO
5 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) Automated Testing
5 13 (43.33%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (40.00%) Automation Testing
6 12 (40.00%) Performance Testing
6 12 (40.00%) ISEB
6 12 (40.00%) UNIX
6 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (40.00%) C++
7 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
7 11 (36.67%) Finance
7 11 (36.67%) Scrum
7 11 (36.67%) Linux
7 11 (36.67%) Retail
7 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
7 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (36.67%) Test Management
8 10 (33.33%) Windows
9 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
10 8 (26.67%) Banking
11 7 (23.33%) Java
12 5 (16.67%) WebDriver

Automation Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Automation Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Automation Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (50.00%) Selenium
2 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.00%) JUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) Hudson
6 1 (3.33%) Calabash
6 1 (3.33%) Ant
6 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) WatiN
6 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) WATIR
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
1 11 (36.67%) Retail
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.00%) German Language
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) SOAP
1 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.33%) Equities
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) UNIX
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Test Automation
2 13 (43.33%) OO
2 13 (43.33%) Automated Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
4 11 (36.67%) Test Management
4 11 (36.67%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) C++
3 7 (23.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VBA
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) VBScript
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Degree
2 12 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Avaya
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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