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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Engineer
Rank 166 203 220
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 49 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.05% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 9
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,750 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
4509 4400 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.51% 94.58% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 3579 4640
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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
Reigate -6 14 £47,500 +11.76%
Woking +28 8 £50,000 -
Leatherhead - 7 £50,000 -
Chertsey - 6 £30,000 - 1
Guildford - 2 £40,000 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 62 (77.50%) C#
2 56 (70.00%) SQL
3 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (62.50%) Workflow
5 46 (57.50%) Test Automation
5 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
6 45 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (53.75%) Finance
8 34 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 33 (41.25%) Selenium
9 33 (41.25%) SQL Server
9 33 (41.25%) Java
10 32 (40.00%) HTML
10 32 (40.00%) CSS
10 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 32 (40.00%) NUnit
10 32 (40.00%) Visual Studio
11 31 (38.75%) DevOps
12 29 (36.25%) Windows 7
12 29 (36.25%) Windows 8
12 29 (36.25%) Windows
12 29 (36.25%) PowerShell
12 29 (36.25%) Internet
12 29 (36.25%) Oracle
12 29 (36.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 29 (36.25%) Project Management
12 29 (36.25%) IIS
12 29 (36.25%) X-Windows
12 29 (36.25%) SharePoint
12 29 (36.25%) MSTest

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 29 (36.25%) IIS
1 29 (36.25%) SharePoint
2 26 (32.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 29 (36.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (36.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.25%) SQL Server
2 29 (36.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (41.25%) Selenium
3 32 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 32 (40.00%) NUnit
4 29 (36.25%) MSTest
4 29 (36.25%) WiX
4 29 (36.25%) MSBuild
4 29 (36.25%) NuGet
4 29 (36.25%) Ranorex
5 21 (26.25%) WebDriver
6 19 (23.75%) JMeter
7 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
8 15 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
9 13 (16.25%) JIRA
10 7 (8.75%) SoapUI
11 4 (5.00%) Maven
12 3 (3.75%) WinRunner
12 3 (3.75%) JUnit
12 3 (3.75%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 43 (53.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) HTML
1 32 (40.00%) CSS
2 29 (36.25%) X-Windows
3 21 (26.25%) Web Services
4 13 (16.25%) LAMP
5 8 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (3.75%) J2EE
6 3 (3.75%) HTML5
6 3 (3.75%) CSS3
7 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.50%) XML
8 1 (1.25%) Swing
8 1 (1.25%) Spring
8 1 (1.25%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.25%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.25%) CCTV
6 1 (1.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.25%) Windows
1 29 (36.25%) Windows 7
1 29 (36.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.25%) UNIX
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) SUSE
2 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (62.50%) Workflow
3 46 (57.50%) Test Automation
4 45 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (38.75%) DevOps
6 29 (36.25%) Project Management
7 25 (31.25%) Software Testing
8 19 (23.75%) Test Scripting
9 14 (17.50%) Load Testing
10 13 (16.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (16.25%) Test Strategy
11 9 (11.25%) Performance Testing
11 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
12 8 (10.00%) OO
12 8 (10.00%) Automated Testing
13 7 (8.75%) Automation Testing
14 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
14 5 (6.25%) Code Coverage
15 3 (3.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 62 (77.50%) C#
2 56 (70.00%) SQL
3 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
4 33 (41.25%) Java
5 29 (36.25%) PowerShell
6 24 (30.00%) C++
7 13 (16.25%) PHP
8 8 (10.00%) Delphi
9 1 (1.25%) C
9 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) Python
9 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 29 (36.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (36.25%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.25%) Nagios
3 1 (1.25%) AppManager
3 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (36.25%) Oracle
3 10 (12.50%) TOWER Software
4 6 (7.50%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
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