The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 148 151 124
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.076% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automation Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2435 2407 1983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.76% 92.26% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1894 1650
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center