The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 391 444 433
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 19 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 33
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Automation Engineer
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
15725 21062 21213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 97.03% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13103 17793 16905
Median salary £43,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +58 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £62,500 +78.57%
Hampshire +1 4 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Surrey +17 3 £65,000 +30.00%
M4 Corridor - 3 £27,500 -
Automation Engineer
England

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (43.24%) Linux
2 30 (40.54%) Windows
3 29 (39.19%) Python
4 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (36.49%) QA
5 25 (33.78%) Ruby
6 21 (28.38%) VMware
7 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
8 18 (24.32%) Selenium
9 17 (22.97%) Java
10 15 (20.27%) Management Information System
11 14 (18.92%) SLA
11 14 (18.92%) Scrum
11 14 (18.92%) DevOps
11 14 (18.92%) QA Automation
11 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
12 13 (17.57%) WebDriver
12 13 (17.57%) Perl
13 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (14.86%) BDD
14 11 (14.86%) vSphere
14 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
14 11 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (14.86%) C#
14 11 (14.86%) Finance
14 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (13.51%) Electronics
15 10 (13.51%) Puppet
16 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
16 9 (12.16%) Microsoft

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.05%) JBoss
2 1 (1.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.76%) IaaS
3 5 (6.76%) PaaS
4 4 (5.41%) SaaS
5 3 (4.05%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) GPRS
2 6 (8.11%) Internet
3 5 (6.76%) Firewall
3 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.05%) BIG-IP
4 3 (4.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (4.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Selenium
2 13 (17.57%) WebDriver
3 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.76%) Appium
4 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.70%) Calabash
7 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.35%) Gradle
7 1 (1.35%) JIRA
7 1 (1.35%) JMeter
7 1 (1.35%) TestNG
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Electronics
3 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.11%) Aerospace
4 6 (8.11%) Automotive
5 4 (5.41%) Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.35%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) OpenGL
2 6 (8.11%) SOAP
3 5 (6.76%) JSON
3 5 (6.76%) Web Services
4 4 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.70%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.70%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.35%) HTML
6 1 (1.35%) HTML5
6 1 (1.35%) J2EE
6 1 (1.35%) jQuery
6 1 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.35%) React
6 1 (1.35%) REST
6 1 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.81%) Private Cloud
3 6 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.11%) Robotics
3 6 (8.11%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.76%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (6.76%) PKI
5 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.05%) Clustering
6 3 (4.05%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.70%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Linux
2 30 (40.54%) Windows
3 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Vista
5 5 (6.76%) Android
5 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.41%) Unix
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) CentOS
8 1 (1.35%) SUSE
8 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.92%) DevOps
2 14 (18.92%) QA Automation
2 14 (18.92%) Scrum
3 11 (14.86%) BDD
3 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (12.16%) OO
4 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 7 (9.46%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (9.46%) ITIL
6 7 (9.46%) Regression Testing
6 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.46%) Test Management
7 6 (8.11%) Automation Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Image Processing
7 6 (8.11%) Test Strategy
8 5 (6.76%) API Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) Python
2 25 (33.78%) Ruby
3 20 (27.03%) PowerShell
4 17 (22.97%) Java
5 13 (17.57%) Perl
6 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
6 11 (14.86%) C#
7 7 (9.46%) PHP
8 6 (8.11%) SQL
9 4 (5.41%) VBScript
10 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
1 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.70%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.35%) HNC
4 1 (1.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.49%) QA
2 14 (18.92%) SLA
3 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.05%) HIPAA
4 3 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.86%) vSphere
3 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (13.51%) Puppet
3 5 (6.76%) Ansible
3 5 (6.76%) Icinga
3 5 (6.76%) Nagios
3 5 (6.76%) SCCM
4 3 (4.05%) Cobbler
4 3 (4.05%) Kibana
4 3 (4.05%) Linux-HA
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (4.05%) WMI
4 3 (4.05%) WSUS
4 3 (4.05%) yum
5 2 (2.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) VMware
2 9 (12.16%) HP
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.81%) Cisco
4 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.76%) Fortinet
5 5 (6.76%) Juniper
5 5 (6.76%) WatchGuard
6 4 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.05%) F5
7 3 (4.05%) Qualys
7 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.70%) BMC
8 2 (2.70%) CA
8 2 (2.70%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle
9 1 (1.35%) SAP
9 1 (1.35%) Siemens
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