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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 85 106 92
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.75% 0.076% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.079% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Median salary £57,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Automation Engineer
Buckinghamshire

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
783 1268 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 98.49% 96.65% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 681 1068 755
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) QA Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) QA Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware