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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Engineer
Rank 172 191 221
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 27 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.62% 0.55% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.57% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 4
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +29.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
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
4212 4890 5076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.10% 95.45% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3501 4022 4093
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -
Esher - 5 £50,000 - 1
Woking +15 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Automation Engineer
South East

Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (88.64%) Selenium
2 31 (70.45%) Automation Testing
3 30 (68.18%) Test Automation
4 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 22 (50.00%) Scrum
5 22 (50.00%) Ruby
6 21 (47.73%) TDD
6 21 (47.73%) Linux
6 21 (47.73%) RSpec
7 19 (43.18%) C#
8 18 (40.91%) UNIX
8 18 (40.91%) WATIR
8 18 (40.91%) RubyGems
9 14 (31.82%) QA
9 14 (31.82%) SQL
10 13 (29.55%) .NET
11 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
11 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
11 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
12 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
12 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
12 10 (22.73%) XML
13 8 (18.18%) Java
14 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
15 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
15 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (88.64%) Selenium
2 22 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 21 (47.73%) RSpec
4 18 (40.91%) WATIR
4 18 (40.91%) RubyGems
5 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
7 6 (13.64%) WebDriver
7 6 (13.64%) JMeter
8 5 (11.36%) SoapUI
9 3 (6.82%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (2.27%) NUnit
10 1 (2.27%) JIRA
10 1 (2.27%) MSTest
10 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
10 1 (2.27%) WiX
10 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
10 1 (2.27%) NuGet
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
2 10 (22.73%) XML
3 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) LAMP
5 1 (2.27%) HTML
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) SOAP
5 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
5 1 (2.27%) WCF
5 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
1 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.36%) Statistics
3 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) CentOS
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Automation Testing
2 30 (68.18%) Test Automation
3 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (50.00%) Scrum
5 21 (47.73%) TDD
6 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.36%) Software Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) Security Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
10 4 (9.09%) DevOps
11 3 (6.82%) Workflow
12 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
13 1 (2.27%) Web Development
13 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
13 1 (2.27%) Project Management
13 1 (2.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) Ruby
2 19 (43.18%) C#
3 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (9.09%) PHP
6 3 (6.82%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) C++
7 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.27%) Delphi
8 1 (2.27%) VBScript
8 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) PhD
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
1 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.27%) vSphere
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) AppManager
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) NetIQ
3 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
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