The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Analyst
Rank 157 158 161
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Automation Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Automation Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -20 2 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Edinburgh +1 1 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £33,500 -
Automation Analyst
UK

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (84.21%) Software Testing
2 15 (78.95%) ISEB
3 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
3 14 (73.68%) Functional Testing
3 14 (73.68%) Mobile App
3 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
3 14 (73.68%) Manual Testing
3 14 (73.68%) QA
3 14 (73.68%) Retail
3 14 (73.68%) ISTQB
4 12 (63.16%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) Selenium
6 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
7 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) Scrum
9 2 (10.53%) SQL
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle
9 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
9 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
10 1 (5.26%) Dojo
10 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
10 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
10 1 (5.26%) Java EE
10 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
10 1 (5.26%) jQuery

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (73.68%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Dojo
2 1 (5.26%) EJB
2 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) JSP
2 1 (5.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Software Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Functional Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Manual Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) ISEB
2 14 (73.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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