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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Analyst
Rank 423 372 439
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 15 70 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.31% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.32% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 14 63 6
Average salary £45,250 £45,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £40,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
East Sussex +4 5 £48,000 +20.00%
Kent - 4 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire -5 3 £29,250 -38.42%
Surrey -27 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £41,000 -
Automation Analyst
England

Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (79.49%) Test Automation
2 30 (76.92%) Java
3 25 (64.10%) SQL
4 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (53.85%) Selenium
6 18 (46.15%) WebDriver
7 17 (43.59%) C#
7 17 (43.59%) HTML
7 17 (43.59%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (41.03%) XML
9 15 (38.46%) Web Services
9 15 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (38.46%) Software Testing
9 15 (38.46%) Automation Testing
10 14 (35.90%) Test Management
11 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 11 (28.21%) Eclipse
12 11 (28.21%) IntelliJ
12 11 (28.21%) Firebug
12 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
12 11 (28.21%) TestNG
13 10 (25.64%) System Testing
13 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
13 10 (25.64%) Oracle
13 10 (25.64%) MS Office
14 8 (20.51%) ISEB
15 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
15 7 (17.95%) VB
15 7 (17.95%) Finance
15 7 (17.95%) Cucumber

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Selenium
2 18 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 17 (43.59%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (28.21%) Eclipse
4 11 (28.21%) IntelliJ
4 11 (28.21%) Firebug
4 11 (28.21%) TestNG
5 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
6 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 6 (15.38%) Subversion
6 6 (15.38%) Maven
7 5 (12.82%) SpecFlow
8 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.56%) JIRA
9 1 (2.56%) NUnit
9 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) HTML
2 16 (41.03%) XML
3 15 (38.46%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) .NET
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Test Automation
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 15 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 14 (35.90%) Test Management
5 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
6 10 (25.64%) System Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
7 7 (17.95%) BDD
8 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 6 (15.38%) TDD
8 6 (15.38%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
10 2 (5.13%) Content Management
10 2 (5.13%) SSADM
10 2 (5.13%) DSDM
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Java
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) VB
5 5 (12.82%) VBScript
6 3 (7.69%) VBA
7 2 (5.13%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) ISEB
2 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
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