The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 429 423 426
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 20 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.074% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.078% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 10
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £33,750 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Automation Test 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
20681 20579 21307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.02% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16344 16975 18242
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex -5 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Kent - 3 £42,000 -
Surrey - 3 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +12 2 £24,000 -38.46%
Berkshire -9 2 £43,750 +25.00%
Automation Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 56 (81.16%) Selenium
2 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (65.22%) SQL
4 35 (50.72%) WebDriver
5 31 (44.93%) Test Scripting
6 28 (40.58%) Java
7 26 (37.68%) JUnit
8 25 (36.23%) QuickTest Pro
9 24 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (34.78%) TestNG
10 22 (31.88%) Finance
11 19 (27.54%) VBScript
11 19 (27.54%) QA
11 19 (27.54%) Software Testing
12 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
12 18 (26.09%) HTML
13 17 (24.64%) CSS
13 17 (24.64%) Test Automation
14 15 (21.74%) Automated Testing
15 14 (20.29%) Manual Testing
15 14 (20.29%) Web Services
15 14 (20.29%) C#
15 14 (20.29%) VB
16 13 (18.84%) Selenium IDE
17 12 (17.39%) Scrum
17 12 (17.39%) ISEB
17 12 (17.39%) ISTQB
18 11 (15.94%) .NET
19 10 (14.49%) Test Strategy
20 9 (13.04%) Automation Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (1.45%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.45%) JBoss
1 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (81.16%) Selenium
2 35 (50.72%) WebDriver
3 26 (37.68%) JUnit
4 25 (36.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 24 (34.78%) TestNG
6 13 (18.84%) Selenium IDE
7 7 (10.14%) TestComplete
8 5 (7.25%) Ranorex
8 5 (7.25%) WinRunner
8 5 (7.25%) JMeter
8 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
9 4 (5.80%) Maven
10 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
10 3 (4.35%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.90%) Subversion
11 2 (2.90%) ClearCase
12 1 (1.45%) Ant
12 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) HTML
2 17 (24.64%) CSS
3 14 (20.29%) Web Services
4 11 (15.94%) .NET
5 6 (8.70%) GWT
6 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.90%) XML
9 1 (1.45%) ODBC
9 1 (1.45%) J2EE
9 1 (1.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Client/Server
1 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.90%) Open Source
2 2 (2.90%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.45%) iPad
3 1 (1.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Test Scripting
3 24 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (27.54%) Software Testing
5 17 (24.64%) Test Automation
6 15 (21.74%) Automated Testing
7 14 (20.29%) Manual Testing
8 12 (17.39%) Scrum
9 10 (14.49%) Test Strategy
10 9 (13.04%) Automation Testing
11 7 (10.14%) BDD
12 6 (8.70%) Performance Testing
12 6 (8.70%) SOA
13 5 (7.25%) Regression Testing
13 5 (7.25%) OO
13 5 (7.25%) RAD
13 5 (7.25%) Analytics
13 5 (7.25%) Test Management
14 4 (5.80%) Functional Testing
14 4 (5.80%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (65.22%) SQL
2 28 (40.58%) Java
3 19 (27.54%) VBScript
4 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 14 (20.29%) VB
5 14 (20.29%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) C++
6 1 (1.45%) Delphi
6 1 (1.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.45%) PHP
6 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) ISEB
1 12 (17.39%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) HP
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago