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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Engineer
Rank 195 184 213
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 14 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.34% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 5
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
4310 4237 4711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.80% 95.28% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3591 3396 3876
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Guildford +3 7 £45,000 -5.26%
Chertsey - 4 £37,500 -
Reigate -13 1 £47,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £50,000 -
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 54 (77.14%) C#
2 44 (62.86%) SQL
3 39 (55.71%) Test Automation
4 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (48.57%) Workflow
6 31 (44.29%) Selenium
7 30 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (41.43%) Finance
8 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
9 26 (37.14%) Java
9 26 (37.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (34.29%) QA
10 24 (34.29%) DevOps
11 23 (32.86%) Software Testing
11 23 (32.86%) Visual Studio
12 22 (31.43%) MySQL
13 20 (28.57%) Oracle
13 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
13 20 (28.57%) C++
13 20 (28.57%) Windows
13 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
14 19 (27.14%) SCVMM
14 19 (27.14%) Windows 7
14 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (27.14%) MSTest
14 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
14 19 (27.14%) WiX
14 19 (27.14%) MSBuild
14 19 (27.14%) NuGet
14 19 (27.14%) Windows 8

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (27.14%) IIS
1 19 (27.14%) SharePoint
2 16 (22.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.14%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) DHCP
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) MySQL
2 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (44.29%) Selenium
2 26 (37.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (32.86%) Visual Studio
4 19 (27.14%) NUnit
4 19 (27.14%) WiX
4 19 (27.14%) MSBuild
4 19 (27.14%) NuGet
4 19 (27.14%) MSTest
4 19 (27.14%) Ranorex
5 17 (24.29%) WebDriver
5 17 (24.29%) JMeter
6 14 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
8 9 (12.86%) JIRA
9 8 (11.43%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.86%) Hudson
10 2 (2.86%) Maven
10 2 (2.86%) Ant
10 2 (2.86%) JUnit
10 2 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
General
1 29 (41.43%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) HTML
1 19 (27.14%) CSS
1 19 (27.14%) X-Windows
2 16 (22.86%) Web Services
3 11 (15.71%) .NET
4 9 (12.86%) LAMP
5 7 (10.00%) XML
5 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.86%) J2EE
7 1 (1.43%) JDBC
7 1 (1.43%) SOAP
7 1 (1.43%) Swing
7 1 (1.43%) Spring
7 1 (1.43%) WCF
7 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Management Information System
2 15 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Windows
2 19 (27.14%) Windows 7
2 19 (27.14%) Windows 8
3 4 (5.71%) Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) UNIX
6 1 (1.43%) SUSE
6 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) Test Automation
2 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (48.57%) Workflow
4 30 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (34.29%) DevOps
6 23 (32.86%) Software Testing
7 19 (27.14%) Project Management
8 15 (21.43%) Test Scripting
9 13 (18.57%) Automated Testing
10 9 (12.86%) Load Testing
10 9 (12.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (12.86%) Test Strategy
11 8 (11.43%) Automation Testing
11 8 (11.43%) Performance Testing
12 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (10.00%) OO
13 6 (8.57%) Regression Testing
14 3 (4.29%) Web Testing
15 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
15 2 (2.86%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 54 (77.14%) C#
2 44 (62.86%) SQL
3 29 (41.43%) JavaScript
4 26 (37.14%) Java
5 20 (28.57%) C++
5 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 12 (17.14%) PHP
7 7 (10.00%) Delphi
8 4 (5.71%) Perl
9 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.86%) Python
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby
10 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) ISTQB
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (34.29%) QA
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.86%) vSphere
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (27.14%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.71%) Puppet
3 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.86%) Nagios
4 2 (2.86%) AppManager
4 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) Fidessa
4 5 (7.14%) TOWER Software
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.86%) NetIQ
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
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