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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 415 408 442
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 26 49 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.21% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.22% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 4
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,000 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
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
20363 22203 21325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16368 17762 17621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
East Sussex -5 11 £48,000 +20.00%
Kent - 8 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire -9 4 £29,250 -41.50% 1
Surrey -9 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Berkshire -14 1 £46,500 +3.33%
Automation Test Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (80.00%) Java
2 27 (77.14%) Test Automation
3 23 (65.71%) SQL
4 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (54.29%) Selenium
6 18 (51.43%) WebDriver
7 16 (45.71%) C#
7 16 (45.71%) HTML
7 16 (45.71%) XML
8 15 (42.86%) Web Services
8 15 (42.86%) Automation Testing
9 14 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 13 (37.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (37.14%) Test Management
10 13 (37.14%) Software Testing
11 11 (31.43%) TestNG
11 11 (31.43%) Firebug
11 11 (31.43%) Eclipse
11 11 (31.43%) IntelliJ
11 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
11 11 (31.43%) Oracle
12 10 (28.57%) MS Office
12 10 (28.57%) System Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
13 9 (25.71%) Automated Testing
14 8 (22.86%) Finance
15 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 6 (17.14%) VBScript
16 6 (17.14%) Windows
16 6 (17.14%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 10 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Selenium
2 18 (51.43%) WebDriver
3 14 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (31.43%) Eclipse
4 11 (31.43%) IntelliJ
4 11 (31.43%) Firebug
4 11 (31.43%) TestNG
5 6 (17.14%) Subversion
5 6 (17.14%) Maven
5 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
5 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
6 5 (14.29%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) HTML
1 16 (45.71%) XML
2 15 (42.86%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Test Automation
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 13 (37.14%) Software Testing
4 13 (37.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (37.14%) Test Management
5 10 (28.57%) System Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
6 9 (25.71%) Automated Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
7 6 (17.14%) BDD
8 5 (14.29%) Scrum
8 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.71%) Project Management
10 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Content Management
11 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) Java
2 23 (65.71%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) VBScript
5 5 (14.29%) VB
6 2 (5.71%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ISEB
1 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 5 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
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