The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 29 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 57 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.02% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £38,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
473 621 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.14% 95.69% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 415 530 473
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Automation Engineer
Berkshire

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
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