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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 427 393 433
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +40
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 9 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.060% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.063% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 9
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £31,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
19836 19086 21216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.67% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 15276 18448
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
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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
Kent - 3 £42,500 -
East Sussex -8 2 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Surrey -9 2 £48,750 +2.63%
Berkshire 0 1 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Automation Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (48.28%) Selenium
4 11 (37.93%) VBScript
5 10 (34.48%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) QA
6 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle
7 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
8 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
8 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Automation Testing
9 6 (20.69%) VB
10 5 (17.24%) C#
10 5 (17.24%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Windows
10 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Test Management
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
10 5 (17.24%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
11 4 (13.79%) System Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.79%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (48.28%) Selenium
3 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
4 5 (17.24%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (6.90%) JUnit
5 2 (6.90%) TestNG
6 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.45%) eggPlant
6 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.45%) Xcode
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 4 (13.79%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Automated Testing
2 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
2 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
2 7 (24.14%) Automation Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Test Management
3 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
4 4 (13.79%) System Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
5 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Web Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Usability Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) VBScript
3 10 (34.48%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) VB
5 5 (17.24%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) HP
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