The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 401 437 406
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 47 2 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.009% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.010% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 2 17
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,600 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,400 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21332 20818 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.99% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17016 17146 18867
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Automation Test Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Automation Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Automation Test 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 Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Surrey +18 24 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex - 7 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £39,000 -
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Automation Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 90 (90.91%) Selenium
2 50 (50.51%) SQL
3 47 (47.47%) WebDriver
4 42 (42.42%) Test Automation
5 40 (40.40%) C#
6 38 (38.38%) Test Scripting
7 37 (37.37%) QA
8 36 (36.36%) .NET
9 33 (33.33%) Java
10 32 (32.32%) Finance
11 28 (28.28%) JUnit
11 28 (28.28%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
13 25 (25.25%) TestNG
13 25 (25.25%) Software Testing
14 23 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (22.22%) Scrum
15 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
15 22 (22.22%) Web Services
16 21 (21.21%) ISEB
16 21 (21.21%) Test Strategy
17 20 (20.20%) Degree
17 20 (20.20%) Client/Server
18 19 (19.19%) HTML
18 19 (19.19%) QuickTest Pro
18 19 (19.19%) BDD
18 19 (19.19%) Manual Testing
19 18 (18.18%) TestComplete
19 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (18.18%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Automation Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 90 (90.91%) Selenium
2 47 (47.47%) WebDriver
3 28 (28.28%) JUnit
4 25 (25.25%) TestNG
5 19 (19.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 18 (18.18%) TestComplete
7 17 (17.17%) Visual Studio
8 16 (16.16%) WinRunner
8 16 (16.16%) Ranorex
9 13 (13.13%) Selenium IDE
9 13 (13.13%) JMeter
10 4 (4.04%) Maven
10 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.04%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.03%) SoapUI
12 2 (2.02%) ClearCase
13 1 (1.01%) Behat
13 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
13 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (1.01%) SilkTest
General
1 32 (32.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) Banking
2 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.36%) .NET
2 22 (22.22%) Web Services
3 19 (19.19%) HTML
4 18 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 18 (18.18%) CSS
5 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.06%) GWT
6 1 (1.01%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.01%) XML
6 1 (1.01%) ODBC
6 1 (1.01%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Client/Server
2 17 (17.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.01%) Open Source
3 1 (1.01%) iSeries
3 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) Test Automation
2 38 (38.38%) Test Scripting
3 28 (28.28%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (25.25%) Software Testing
5 23 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (22.22%) Scrum
7 21 (21.21%) Test Strategy
8 19 (19.19%) BDD
8 19 (19.19%) Manual Testing
9 16 (16.16%) Analytics
9 16 (16.16%) OO
9 16 (16.16%) RAD
10 15 (15.15%) Automation Testing
10 15 (15.15%) Automated Testing
11 13 (13.13%) Performance Testing
12 12 (12.12%) SOA
13 4 (4.04%) Regression Testing
14 3 (3.03%) System Testing
15 2 (2.02%) Waterfall
15 2 (2.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.51%) SQL
2 40 (40.40%) C#
3 33 (33.33%) Java
4 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.16%) VBScript
6 12 (12.12%) VB
7 4 (4.04%) Perl
8 3 (3.03%) Ruby
8 3 (3.03%) Python
9 1 (1.01%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) ISEB
2 20 (20.20%) Degree
3 14 (14.14%) ISTQB
4 9 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (37.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) HP
3 2 (2.02%) VMware
4 1 (1.01%) Citrix
4 1 (1.01%) IBM
4 1 (1.01%) JBoss
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle