The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Engineer
Rank 187 202 218
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 21 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.45% 0.40% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.42% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Automation Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4404 5058 5073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.93% 95.33% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3665 4134 4028
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 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
(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
Egham - 11 £55,000 -
Guildford +8 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Esher - 2 £50,000 -
Woking +10 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Automation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (67.86%) Selenium
2 37 (66.07%) Test Automation
3 33 (58.93%) C#
4 25 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (42.86%) Automation Testing
6 23 (41.07%) SQL
7 22 (39.29%) QA
8 21 (37.50%) Software Testing
9 19 (33.93%) Jenkins
10 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (28.57%) Ruby
11 16 (28.57%) Java
12 15 (26.79%) Linux
12 15 (26.79%) Scrum
12 15 (26.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (25.00%) RSpec
13 14 (25.00%) TDD
14 13 (23.21%) .NET
15 12 (21.43%) UNIX
15 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
15 12 (21.43%) JMeter
15 12 (21.43%) Workflow
15 12 (21.43%) Automated Testing
15 12 (21.43%) WebDriver
16 11 (19.64%) RubyGems
16 11 (19.64%) WATIR
16 11 (19.64%) MySQL
16 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
16 11 (19.64%) DevOps

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Automation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.71%) IIS
1 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) DHCP
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) MySQL
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (67.86%) Selenium
2 19 (33.93%) Jenkins
3 15 (26.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (25.00%) RSpec
5 12 (21.43%) WebDriver
5 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 12 (21.43%) JMeter
6 11 (19.64%) WATIR
6 11 (19.64%) RubyGems
7 8 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (14.29%) SoapUI
8 6 (10.71%) WiX
8 6 (10.71%) MSBuild
8 6 (10.71%) NuGet
8 6 (10.71%) Ranorex
8 6 (10.71%) NUnit
8 6 (10.71%) MSTest
9 4 (7.14%) JIRA
10 1 (1.79%) Maven
10 1 (1.79%) ProC
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) .NET
2 9 (16.07%) XML
2 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
3 6 (10.71%) X-Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Web Services
3 6 (10.71%) CSS
3 6 (10.71%) HTML
4 4 (7.14%) LAMP
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.79%) J2EE
6 1 (1.79%) JDBC
6 1 (1.79%) SOAP
6 1 (1.79%) Swing
6 1 (1.79%) Spring
6 1 (1.79%) WCF
6 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Statistics
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) UNIX
3 7 (12.50%) Windows
4 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.57%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) SUSE
7 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Test Automation
2 25 (44.64%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 21 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (26.79%) Scrum
7 14 (25.00%) TDD
8 12 (21.43%) Automated Testing
8 12 (21.43%) Workflow
9 11 (19.64%) DevOps
10 9 (16.07%) Test Scripting
11 8 (14.29%) Software Delivery
11 8 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 6 (10.71%) Project Management
13 4 (7.14%) Load Testing
13 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (7.14%) Test Strategy
14 3 (5.36%) Web Testing
15 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) C#
2 23 (41.07%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Java
3 16 (28.57%) Ruby
4 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.86%) C++
6 7 (12.50%) PHP
6 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.14%) Perl
8 2 (3.57%) Delphi
8 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) Python
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) C
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (39.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) vSphere
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCVMM
2 4 (7.14%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.57%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.57%) Nagios
4 2 (3.57%) AppManager
4 2 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) NetIQ
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.57%) Fidessa
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago