The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 135 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.083% - 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% - 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £33,750 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2207 2167 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.07% 94.42% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1725 1732
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Automation Analyst
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Analyst across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) Selenium
3 9 (75.00%) ISEB
4 8 (66.67%) .NET
5 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (41.67%) BDD
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) QA
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
9 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
10 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
10 1 (8.33%) User Stories
10 1 (8.33%) System Testing
10 1 (8.33%) MVC
10 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (8.33%) XML

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft