The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 16 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 393 428 432
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 54 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.044% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.046% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 51 9 9
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,300 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,122
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +10.73%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Automation Analyst
England

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Automation Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Automation Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Surrey +24 31 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire +11 11 £45,000 +7.78%
Hampshire - 8 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £44,522 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Automation Analyst
England

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 57 (86.36%) Selenium
2 44 (66.67%) C#
3 41 (62.12%) Test Automation
4 40 (60.61%) QA
5 36 (54.55%) .NET
6 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
7 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (39.39%) Degree
9 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (34.85%) Mathematics
11 22 (33.33%) WinRunner
11 22 (33.33%) Test Strategy
11 22 (33.33%) WebDriver
11 22 (33.33%) Analytics
12 21 (31.82%) Finance
13 20 (30.30%) Test Scripting
14 19 (28.79%) Client/Server
15 18 (27.27%) SQL
15 18 (27.27%) .NET Framework
16 17 (25.76%) TestComplete
17 16 (24.24%) Ranorex
17 16 (24.24%) Web Services
17 16 (24.24%) OO
17 16 (24.24%) RAD
18 14 (21.21%) ISEB
18 14 (21.21%) Java
19 12 (18.18%) Visual Studio
19 12 (18.18%) BDD
20 10 (15.15%) Automation Testing
20 10 (15.15%) QuickTest Pro

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 57 (86.36%) Selenium
2 22 (33.33%) WinRunner
2 22 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 17 (25.76%) TestComplete
4 16 (24.24%) Ranorex
5 12 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 10 (15.15%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (10.61%) JMeter
8 4 (6.06%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.52%) JUnit
10 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.52%) Subversion
10 1 (1.52%) SilkTest
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Front Office
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (54.55%) .NET
2 18 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 16 (24.24%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.52%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Mathematics
2 19 (28.79%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.55%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Test Automation
2 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 22 (33.33%) Analytics
4 20 (30.30%) Test Scripting
5 16 (24.24%) OO
5 16 (24.24%) RAD
6 12 (18.18%) BDD
7 10 (15.15%) Automation Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Manual Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Scrum
10 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
10 7 (10.61%) Web Testing
11 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.58%) SOA
12 5 (7.58%) Automated Testing
13 4 (6.06%) Release Management
13 4 (6.06%) Functional Testing
14 3 (4.55%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) C#
2 18 (27.27%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) C++
4 6 (9.09%) Delphi
5 4 (6.06%) VBScript
6 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.55%) Perl
6 3 (4.55%) Python
6 3 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (39.39%) Degree
2 14 (21.21%) ISEB
3 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (60.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) HP
3 1 (1.52%) Remedy
3 1 (1.52%) SunGard
3 1 (1.52%) VMware
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