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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 426 407 428
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 22 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 16
Average salary £42,250 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.45% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,680 £33,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
20752 20226 21312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.05% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16409 16692 18239
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
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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
East Sussex -13 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £40,000 - 1
Kent - 3 £42,000 -
Surrey - 3 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +6 2 £24,000 -38.46%
Berkshire +5 2 £43,750 +25.00%
Hampshire -24 1 £34,367 -23.63% 2
Automation Analyst
England

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 68 (80.95%) Selenium
2 66 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (69.05%) SQL
4 40 (47.62%) Java
5 38 (45.24%) WebDriver
6 34 (40.48%) Test Scripting
7 33 (39.29%) Finance
8 31 (36.90%) Test Automation
9 30 (35.71%) QA
10 28 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
10 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 28 (33.33%) HTML
11 27 (32.14%) JUnit
11 27 (32.14%) CSS
12 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (29.76%) TestNG
13 23 (27.38%) C#
14 22 (26.19%) HP Quality Center
15 20 (23.81%) Software Testing
15 20 (23.81%) .NET
16 19 (22.62%) VBScript
16 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
17 18 (21.43%) Degree
18 17 (20.24%) Mathematics
19 16 (19.05%) Automated Testing
19 16 (19.05%) Regression Testing
20 15 (17.86%) ISEB
20 15 (17.86%) Manual Testing
20 15 (17.86%) Performance Testing
21 14 (16.67%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.19%) JBoss
1 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 68 (80.95%) Selenium
2 38 (45.24%) WebDriver
3 28 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 27 (32.14%) JUnit
5 25 (29.76%) TestNG
6 14 (16.67%) WinRunner
6 14 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 13 (15.48%) Selenium IDE
8 12 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (11.90%) NUnit
10 9 (10.71%) TestComplete
10 9 (10.71%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (5.95%) Ranorex
11 5 (5.95%) JMeter
12 4 (4.76%) Subversion
12 4 (4.76%) Maven
12 4 (4.76%) ClearCase
13 3 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (3.57%) SilkTest
13 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Front Office
3 2 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.33%) HTML
2 27 (32.14%) CSS
3 20 (23.81%) .NET
4 14 (16.67%) Web Services
5 9 (10.71%) HTML5
5 9 (10.71%) CSS3
6 6 (7.14%) GWT
7 5 (5.95%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.57%) ODBC
9 2 (2.38%) XML
10 1 (1.19%) J2EE
10 1 (1.19%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Mathematics
2 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.38%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (2.38%) Open Source
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
6 1 (1.19%) iSeries
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.48%) Test Scripting
3 31 (36.90%) Test Automation
4 25 (29.76%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 16 (19.05%) Automated Testing
6 16 (19.05%) Regression Testing
7 15 (17.86%) Manual Testing
7 15 (17.86%) Performance Testing
8 12 (14.29%) Workflow
8 12 (14.29%) Scrum
9 11 (13.10%) Test Strategy
9 11 (13.10%) User Stories
10 10 (11.90%) Unit Testing
11 9 (10.71%) Workflow Management
11 9 (10.71%) Test Management
11 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
11 9 (10.71%) Validation
11 9 (10.71%) Code Coverage
11 9 (10.71%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.05%) SQL
2 40 (47.62%) Java
3 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.38%) C#
5 19 (22.62%) VBScript
6 14 (16.67%) VB
7 10 (11.90%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) Delphi
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) VBA
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 15 (17.86%) ISEB
3 14 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (26.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) HP
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) SunGard
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
5 1 (1.19%) Citrix
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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