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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 424 429 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 26 42 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 0
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
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
18585 20615 22693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.93% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15815 16468 18150
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +29 10 £56,600 +13.20%
Hampshire +15 9 £45,000 -1.09%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £41,750 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Automation Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 36 (66.67%) Linux
2 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) PowerShell
3 26 (48.15%) Puppet
4 25 (46.30%) Java
5 24 (44.44%) Windows
6 23 (42.59%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (42.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 22 (40.74%) C#
8 21 (38.89%) Bash Shell
9 20 (37.04%) Python
10 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
11 18 (33.33%) Ruby
11 18 (33.33%) DevOps
12 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
13 12 (22.22%) Scrum
14 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
15 10 (18.52%) VMware
15 10 (18.52%) Finance
16 9 (16.67%) QA
16 9 (16.67%) Selenium
17 8 (14.81%) Kanban
17 8 (14.81%) TDD
17 8 (14.81%) Perl
18 7 (12.96%) Nagios
18 7 (12.96%) SaaS
18 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
19 6 (11.11%) vRealize
19 6 (11.11%) Ansible
19 6 (11.11%) RHCSA

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 2 (3.70%) Apache
1 2 (3.70%) JBoss
1 2 (3.70%) nginx
1 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
1 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) AutoCAD
1 4 (7.41%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (12.96%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) DNS
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
1 2 (3.70%) LDAP
1 2 (3.70%) SMTP
1 2 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.67%) Selenium
3 6 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 4 (7.41%) JIRA
5 3 (5.56%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.70%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.70%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.85%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Electronics
3 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
1 5 (9.26%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) SOAP
2 4 (7.41%) Spring
3 3 (5.56%) J2EE
3 3 (5.56%) JSON
3 3 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.70%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.70%) LAMP
4 2 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (3.70%) MCollective
4 2 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.85%) Java EE
5 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
2 4 (7.41%) Blog
2 4 (7.41%) PlayStation
2 4 (7.41%) Robotics
2 4 (7.41%) Xbox
3 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Linux
2 24 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Android
3 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.56%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Continuous Delivery
3 18 (33.33%) DevOps
4 12 (22.22%) Scrum
5 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
6 8 (14.81%) Kanban
6 8 (14.81%) TDD
7 6 (11.11%) ITIL
7 6 (11.11%) QA Automation
7 6 (11.11%) Server Building
8 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
9 4 (7.41%) 3D Modelling
9 4 (7.41%) BDD
9 4 (7.41%) CAD
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.41%) Defect Management
9 4 (7.41%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) PowerShell
2 25 (46.30%) Java
3 22 (40.74%) C#
4 21 (38.89%) Bash Shell
5 20 (37.04%) Python
6 18 (33.33%) Ruby
7 8 (14.81%) Perl
8 5 (9.26%) SQL
9 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
1 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (11.11%) RHCE
1 6 (11.11%) RHCSA
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (11.11%) vSphere
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) qmail
2 2 (3.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 26 (48.15%) Puppet
2 23 (42.59%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (12.96%) Nagios
4 6 (11.11%) Ansible
4 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (11.11%) vRealize
4 6 (11.11%) yum
5 2 (3.70%) Cacti
5 2 (3.70%) collectd
5 2 (3.70%) Ganglia
5 2 (3.70%) Graphite
5 2 (3.70%) logstash
5 2 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) VMware
2 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.26%) New Relic
3 5 (9.26%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Splunk
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