The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 386 400 412
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 62 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 54 63 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Automation Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 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
Surrey +15 26 £45,000 +12.50%
East Sussex +2 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Berkshire -6 10 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Kent 0 4 £36,250 -14.70%
Oxfordshire - 4 £19,000 -
Hampshire +19 3 £28,750 -18.43%
West Sussex -6 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,500 -
Automation Analyst
England

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 84 (64.62%) Selenium
2 60 (46.15%) QA
3 53 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (39.23%) Test Automation
5 45 (34.62%) Finance
6 40 (30.77%) C#
7 39 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 37 (28.46%) Java
9 36 (27.69%) ISEB
10 33 (25.38%) Test Scripting
11 32 (24.62%) WebDriver
11 32 (24.62%) ISTQB
12 30 (23.08%) Software Testing
13 29 (22.31%) HP UFT
14 28 (21.54%) Automation Testing
15 26 (20.00%) Regression Testing
15 26 (20.00%) Scrum
16 21 (16.15%) SQL
17 20 (15.38%) Telecoms
17 20 (15.38%) Mentoring
18 19 (14.62%) JUnit
19 18 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
19 18 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
20 17 (13.08%) JProfiler
20 17 (13.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 17 (13.08%) .NET
20 17 (13.08%) SOA
21 16 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
21 16 (12.31%) SaaS
22 15 (11.54%) Cucumber

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) VoIP
2 2 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.15%) MySQL
3 6 (4.62%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 84 (64.62%) Selenium
2 32 (24.62%) WebDriver
3 29 (22.31%) HP UFT
4 19 (14.62%) JUnit
5 17 (13.08%) JProfiler
6 15 (11.54%) Cucumber
7 13 (10.00%) JIRA
8 8 (6.15%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.85%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.85%) InstallShield
9 5 (3.85%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.85%) Subversion
10 4 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.08%) JBehave
10 4 (3.08%) Ranorex
10 4 (3.08%) RSpec
10 4 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.31%) JMeter
11 3 (2.31%) NUnit
11 3 (2.31%) Selenium IDE
General
1 45 (34.62%) Finance
2 20 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.15%) Games
3 8 (6.15%) Marketing
4 7 (5.38%) Electronics
4 7 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.62%) Retail
6 5 (3.85%) Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Law
8 1 (0.77%) Automotive
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.77%) Publishing
8 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.08%) .NET
2 15 (11.54%) Web Services
3 10 (7.69%) XML
4 9 (6.92%) CSS
4 9 (6.92%) HTML
5 8 (6.15%) SOAP
6 6 (4.62%) JSON
6 6 (4.62%) RESTful
7 4 (3.08%) Ajax
7 4 (3.08%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (3.08%) React
8 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.31%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.54%) DOM
10 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.31%) Wiki
4 2 (1.54%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.77%) AS400
5 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.77%) IPTV
5 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.77%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.77%) STB
5 1 (0.77%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.77%) Linux
2 10 (7.69%) Unix
3 6 (4.62%) Windows
4 4 (3.08%) Solaris
5 1 (0.77%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (39.23%) Test Automation
3 39 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 33 (25.38%) Test Scripting
5 30 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 28 (21.54%) Automation Testing
7 26 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 26 (20.00%) Scrum
8 20 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 18 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (13.08%) SOA
11 16 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (10.77%) Functional Testing
12 14 (10.77%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (10.00%) BDD
13 13 (10.00%) Performance Testing
13 13 (10.00%) Test Management
13 13 (10.00%) Test Planning
13 13 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (8.46%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.77%) C#
2 37 (28.46%) Java
3 21 (16.15%) SQL
4 13 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (9.23%) Ruby
6 11 (8.46%) JavaScript
6 11 (8.46%) Python
7 9 (6.92%) Perl
8 8 (6.15%) C++
9 6 (4.62%) VB
10 5 (3.85%) C
11 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.54%) PHP
12 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (27.69%) ISEB
2 32 (24.62%) ISTQB
3 17 (13.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (8.46%) Degree
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.46%) HP
2 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.15%) SAP
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle
4 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
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