The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 90 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 3 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.32% 0.58% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.59% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +27.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Automation Engineer
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
918 1015 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.45% 97.41% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 669 796 849
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Nottingham

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Automation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Automation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft