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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 128 138 141
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.047% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.050% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,122
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +10.73%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2324 2015 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.11% 94.38% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1614 1960
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in Reading

Automation Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) Selenium
3 9 (75.00%) ISEB
4 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
5 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) BDD
6 6 (50.00%) Automation Testing
7 5 (41.67%) QA
8 4 (33.33%) Scrum
9 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 3 (25.00%) Degree
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
10 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (16.67%) Banking
10 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
11 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
11 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
11 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft