The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Automation Engineer 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 Engineer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 21 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.51% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 1002 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 97.61% 96.16% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 684 842 777
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (95.65%) QA Automation
3 21 (91.30%) Selenium
4 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (73.91%) Regression Testing
5 16 (69.57%) Java
5 16 (69.57%) SQL
6 15 (65.22%) Finance
7 14 (60.87%) WebDriver
7 14 (60.87%) BDD
8 12 (52.17%) PL/SQL
8 12 (52.17%) XML
9 11 (47.83%) Performance Testing
9 11 (47.83%) Integration Testing
9 11 (47.83%) Web Testing
9 11 (47.83%) SDET
9 11 (47.83%) API Testing
10 9 (39.13%) JIRA
11 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (26.09%) Workflow
11 6 (26.09%) Scrum
11 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
12 5 (21.74%) Ruby
13 4 (17.39%) TDD
13 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
14 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
14 3 (13.04%) .NET
14 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
14 3 (13.04%) Kanban
15 2 (8.70%) Git (software)

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Selenium
2 14 (60.87%) WebDriver
3 9 (39.13%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) QA Automation
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Regression Testing
3 14 (60.87%) BDD
4 11 (47.83%) API Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Integration Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Performance Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Web Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Workflow
6 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Kanban
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) PL/SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (47.83%) SDET