The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank - 107 95
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.31% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.32% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £29,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Automation Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1142 1248 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 95.25% 97.65% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 935 998 800
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) WatiN
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP