The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Surrey region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 173 204 194
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 3 3 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.099% 0.073% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.075% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 28
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
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
2954 3992 4583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.52% 97.37% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 3473 3874
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 1 - -
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Python
1 11 (91.67%) Ruby
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) Android
4 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (41.67%) Appium
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (16.67%) Calabash
7 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
8 1 (8.33%) ATDD
8 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (8.33%) vCloud

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Appium
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (16.67%) Calabash
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) SUSE
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) BDD
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 1 (8.33%) ATDD
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) QA Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Python
1 11 (91.67%) Ruby
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat