The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Analyst
Rank 229 198 201
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 5 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.082% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 13
Average salary £34,367 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.08% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Automation 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5813 4829 5542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.15% 94.98% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4843 4173 4921
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Automation Analyst
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Bristol -13 3 £34,367 -14.08% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £36,750 -
Automation Analyst
England

Automation Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Automation 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) SSADM
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source

Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Automation 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) SSADM
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + bonus + health + bens
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