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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 408 421 425
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 34 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.066% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.070% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 10
Average salary £42,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
20745 20114 21777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.97% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16266 16627 18645
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 +2 10 £47,500 +5.55%
East Sussex - 8 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 6 £40,000 -
Berkshire -5 4 £33,750 -3.57%
Buckinghamshire +9 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Oxfordshire +7 2 £24,000 -39.24%
Kent - 2 £39,750 -
Automation Analyst
England

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 92 (86.79%) Selenium
2 85 (80.19%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (60.38%) SQL
4 47 (44.34%) Java
5 46 (43.40%) Test Automation
6 44 (41.51%) WebDriver
7 43 (40.57%) QA
8 41 (38.68%) Test Scripting
9 40 (37.74%) C#
10 38 (35.85%) Finance
11 37 (34.91%) .NET
12 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
13 30 (28.30%) QuickTest Pro
13 30 (28.30%) HTML
13 30 (28.30%) JavaScript
13 30 (28.30%) Degree
14 29 (27.36%) JUnit
14 29 (27.36%) CSS
15 28 (26.42%) Mathematics
15 28 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (24.53%) TestNG
17 25 (23.58%) HP Quality Center
18 23 (21.70%) WinRunner
19 22 (20.75%) ISEB
20 21 (19.81%) Visual Studio
20 21 (19.81%) Software Testing
21 20 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (18.87%) ISTQB
21 20 (18.87%) Performance Testing
21 20 (18.87%) VBScript

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (0.94%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 92 (86.79%) Selenium
2 44 (41.51%) WebDriver
3 30 (28.30%) QuickTest Pro
4 29 (27.36%) JUnit
5 26 (24.53%) TestNG
6 23 (21.70%) WinRunner
7 21 (19.81%) Visual Studio
8 16 (15.09%) Selenium IDE
9 15 (14.15%) TestComplete
9 15 (14.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (10.38%) NUnit
11 10 (9.43%) JMeter
11 10 (9.43%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (8.49%) Ranorex
13 6 (5.66%) Subversion
13 6 (5.66%) ClearCase
14 5 (4.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (4.72%) SilkTest
15 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
15 4 (3.77%) Maven
General
1 38 (35.85%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Front Office
2 4 (3.77%) Back Office
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.91%) .NET
2 30 (28.30%) HTML
3 29 (27.36%) CSS
4 18 (16.98%) Web Services
5 11 (10.38%) .NET Framework
6 10 (9.43%) CSS3
6 10 (9.43%) HTML5
7 6 (5.66%) GWT
8 5 (4.72%) ODBC
8 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.89%) XML
10 1 (0.94%) J2EE
10 1 (0.94%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.42%) Mathematics
2 20 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (14.15%) Computer Science
4 11 (10.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.94%) Open Source
6 1 (0.94%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (80.19%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (43.40%) Test Automation
3 41 (38.68%) Test Scripting
4 28 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (19.81%) Software Testing
6 20 (18.87%) Performance Testing
7 19 (17.92%) Scrum
8 18 (16.98%) Regression Testing
8 18 (16.98%) Test Strategy
9 17 (16.04%) Manual Testing
9 17 (16.04%) Automated Testing
10 15 (14.15%) Workflow
11 13 (12.26%) BDD
11 13 (12.26%) Analytics
12 12 (11.32%) User Stories
13 11 (10.38%) Unit Testing
13 11 (10.38%) Automation Testing
14 10 (9.43%) Code Coverage
14 10 (9.43%) Validation
14 10 (9.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (60.38%) SQL
2 47 (44.34%) Java
3 40 (37.74%) C#
4 30 (28.30%) JavaScript
5 20 (18.87%) VBScript
6 16 (15.09%) VB
7 14 (13.21%) C++
8 5 (4.72%) Delphi
9 1 (0.94%) C
9 1 (0.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (28.30%) Degree
2 22 (20.75%) ISEB
3 20 (18.87%) ISTQB
4 9 (8.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (40.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (23.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) HP
3 6 (5.66%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) SunGard
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (0.94%) JBoss
6 1 (0.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) Citrix
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