The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Analyst
Rank 150 195 179
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 21 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.026% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -21.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Automation Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3167 3875 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.17% 96.35% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2622 3325 3120
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in Manchester

Automation Analyst
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Automation Analyst
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 5 £40,000 -
Stockport - 5 £40,000 -
Oldham - 2 £25,000 -
Salford - 1 £37,500 -
Automation Analyst
North West

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Automation Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (75.61%) Selenium
2 31 (75.61%) Test Automation
3 24 (58.54%) C#
4 23 (56.10%) Java
5 20 (48.78%) WebDriver
5 20 (48.78%) SDLC
6 15 (36.59%) Test Scripting
7 13 (31.71%) QA
7 13 (31.71%) Automation Testing
8 9 (21.95%) ISEB
9 8 (19.51%) Manual Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
10 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
10 7 (17.07%) SOAP
11 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
11 6 (14.63%) Migration
11 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
11 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
12 5 (12.20%) SoapUI
12 5 (12.20%) Regression Testing
12 5 (12.20%) SQL
13 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
13 4 (9.76%) Scrum
13 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
13 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (9.76%) JIRA
14 3 (7.32%) Finance
14 3 (7.32%) Retail

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Automation Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Mingle
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Trello
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (75.61%) Selenium
2 20 (48.78%) WebDriver
3 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.20%) SoapUI
5 4 (9.76%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) CruiseControl
6 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.88%) HP UFT
6 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.88%) Ranorex
6 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.44%) Appium
7 1 (2.44%) Capybara
7 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) SOAP
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) JSON
2 2 (4.88%) REST
2 2 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) XSLT
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) EPoS
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (75.61%) Test Automation
3 20 (48.78%) SDLC
4 15 (36.59%) Test Scripting
5 13 (31.71%) Automation Testing
6 8 (19.51%) Manual Testing
7 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Automated Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
8 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.63%) Migration
9 5 (12.20%) Regression Testing
10 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.76%) Scrum
10 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (7.32%) BDD
12 2 (4.88%) Analytics
12 2 (4.88%) Coaching
12 2 (4.88%) Functional Testing
12 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) C#
2 23 (56.10%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) ISEB
2 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (31.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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