The table below looks at the statistics for the Automated Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Test Analyst
Rank 878 872 826
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -46
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Test Analyst 18 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.020% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.021% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 46
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -23.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107644 104931 108810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.70% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89153 86333 93218
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Automated Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Test Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automated Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Automated Test Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Test Analyst within the UK.

Automated Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Automated Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Test Analyst over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 within the UK.

Automated Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Automated Test Analyst
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 November 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
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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
England -12 16 £36,250 -9.37% 3
South East - 7 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £38,750 -
Manchester - 2 £32,750 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £31,500 -
North West - 2 £32,750 - 1
Bristol - 2 £37,500 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £38,750 -
South West - 2 £37,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £38,750 -
Wales +9 1 £38,500 +28.33%
South Wales +8 1 £38,500 +28.33%
West Midlands -6 1 £32,500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £38,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -
Reading - 1 £30,000 -
Solihull - 1 £32,500 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £33,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

Automated Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Automated Test Analyst 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 Automated Test Analyst in their job title.

1 31 (73.81%) Selenium
2 28 (66.67%) QA
3 27 (64.29%) Automated Testing
4 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (47.62%) Java
6 19 (45.24%) Test Scripting
7 18 (42.86%) ISEB
8 17 (40.48%) C#
9 14 (33.33%) JIRA
10 13 (30.95%) WebDriver
10 13 (30.95%) Scrum
11 12 (28.57%) Finance
11 12 (28.57%) TDD
11 12 (28.57%) ISTQB
12 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
12 11 (26.19%) BDD
13 10 (23.81%) .NET
14 9 (21.43%) SQL
14 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
14 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
15 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
16 7 (16.67%) Hudson
16 7 (16.67%) Web Testing
17 6 (14.29%) Performance Testing
17 6 (14.29%) User Stories
17 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
17 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
18 5 (11.90%) Financial Institution
18 5 (11.90%) Automation Testing

Automated Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Automated Test Analyst 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 Automated Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (73.81%) Selenium
2 14 (33.33%) JIRA
3 13 (30.95%) WebDriver
4 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
6 7 (16.67%) Hudson
7 5 (11.90%) JBehave
8 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (9.52%) JUnit
9 3 (7.14%) SpecFlow
10 2 (4.76%) Ranorex
10 2 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
10 2 (4.76%) TestNG
10 2 (4.76%) Maven
10 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
11 1 (2.38%) JMeter
11 1 (2.38%) NUnit
11 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Financial Institution
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) WCF
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) RESTful
5 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Wiki
2 2 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) UNIX
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Automated Testing
2 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) Test Scripting
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
5 12 (28.57%) TDD
6 11 (26.19%) Manual Testing
6 11 (26.19%) BDD
7 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
8 7 (16.67%) Web Testing
9 6 (14.29%) User Stories
9 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Performance Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Automation Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.90%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
12 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
12 3 (7.14%) MVC
12 3 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) C#
3 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) C++
5 3 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (4.76%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Erlang
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) ISEB
2 12 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 5 (11.90%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) SAP
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