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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Engineer
Rank 176 186 200
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 29 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.65% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 10
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £40,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4322 4012 4915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.28% 94.51% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3624 3193 4194
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,470 £26,500
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 30 January 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 30 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
(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
Chertsey - 8 £33,750 -
Guildford -7 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Woking +17 4 £50,000 - 1
Reigate -19 3 £47,500 -
Leatherhead - 3 £50,000 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (76.25%) C#
2 54 (67.50%) SQL
3 49 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (56.25%) Workflow
5 43 (53.75%) Test Automation
6 41 (51.25%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 38 (47.50%) Finance
9 33 (41.25%) Selenium
10 32 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 32 (40.00%) DevOps
11 30 (37.50%) Java
12 29 (36.25%) Visual Studio
13 28 (35.00%) Windows
13 28 (35.00%) Oracle
13 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
13 28 (35.00%) PowerShell
14 27 (33.75%) Hyper-V
14 27 (33.75%) Windows 7
14 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 27 (33.75%) MSTest
14 27 (33.75%) WiX
14 27 (33.75%) NuGet
14 27 (33.75%) Windows 8
14 27 (33.75%) MSBuild
14 27 (33.75%) SCVMM
14 27 (33.75%) NUnit
14 27 (33.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (33.75%) HTML
14 27 (33.75%) SharePoint

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (33.75%) SharePoint
1 27 (33.75%) IIS
2 24 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 27 (33.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) DHCP
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (33.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (32.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (41.25%) Selenium
2 32 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (36.25%) Visual Studio
4 27 (33.75%) MSTest
4 27 (33.75%) WiX
4 27 (33.75%) NuGet
4 27 (33.75%) MSBuild
4 27 (33.75%) NUnit
4 27 (33.75%) Ranorex
5 20 (25.00%) JMeter
5 20 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 15 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
7 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
8 12 (15.00%) JIRA
9 8 (10.00%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.50%) Ant
10 2 (2.50%) JUnit
10 2 (2.50%) Maven
10 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.50%) Apache Ivy
General
1 38 (47.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) HTML
1 27 (33.75%) CSS
1 27 (33.75%) X-Windows
2 20 (25.00%) Web Services
3 12 (15.00%) LAMP
4 9 (11.25%) .NET
5 5 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.25%) XML
6 2 (2.50%) J2EE
7 1 (1.25%) REST
7 1 (1.25%) Spring
7 1 (1.25%) WCF
7 1 (1.25%) Swing
7 1 (1.25%) JDBC
7 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.75%) Management Information System
2 13 (16.25%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.00%) Windows
2 27 (33.75%) Windows 7
2 27 (33.75%) Windows 8
3 4 (5.00%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.25%) UNIX
6 1 (1.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (56.25%) Workflow
3 43 (53.75%) Test Automation
4 41 (51.25%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (40.00%) DevOps
6 27 (33.75%) Project Management
7 26 (32.50%) Software Testing
8 18 (22.50%) Test Scripting
9 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (15.00%) Load Testing
9 12 (15.00%) Test Strategy
10 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
11 8 (10.00%) OO
11 8 (10.00%) Performance Testing
11 8 (10.00%) Automation Testing
12 6 (7.50%) Regression Testing
13 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 3 (3.75%) Web Testing
15 2 (2.50%) Code Coverage
15 2 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (76.25%) C#
2 54 (67.50%) SQL
3 40 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 30 (37.50%) Java
5 28 (35.00%) PowerShell
6 21 (26.25%) C++
7 15 (18.75%) PHP
8 8 (10.00%) Delphi
9 4 (5.00%) Perl
10 2 (2.50%) Python
10 2 (2.50%) Ruby
10 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.25%) C
11 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 27 (33.75%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (33.75%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.00%) Puppet
3 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.50%) Nagios
4 2 (2.50%) AppManager
4 2 (2.50%) SCCM
4 2 (2.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) Oracle
2 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) TOWER Software
4 6 (7.50%) Fidessa
5 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.50%) NetIQ
6 2 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago