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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Analyst
Rank 174 185 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.025% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.026% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £31,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.59%
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
3402 3786 3910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.16% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2827 3135 3383
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in Manchester

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) Capybara
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Capybara
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) WebLOAD
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Market Research
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Google
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