The table below looks at the statistics for the Test 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 Test Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 240 - 223
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Analyst 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.079% - 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 - £40,000
Test 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
6066 5649 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.78% 95.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5079 4819 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Test Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Test Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Test Automation Analyst Salary Trend in the South West

Test 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 Test Automation Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Bristol - 5 £35,000 -
Test Automation Analyst
England

Test Automation Analyst
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Test 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 Test Automation Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Advertising
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) SSADM
2 4 (66.67%) DSDM
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Test 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 Test Automation Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (66.67%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) SSADM
2 4 (66.67%) DSDM
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft