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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Test Analyst
Rank 879 839 839
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Test Analyst 24 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.023% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.024% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 39
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Automated Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Automated Test Analyst
Top 28 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 20 August 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 -14 23 £47,500 +26.66% 3
London -9 10 £55,000 +22.22%
South East -6 6 £25,000 -12.28% 1
East of England +1 4 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Surrey 0 4 £25,000 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
City of London -2 3 £52,500 +50.00%
Reigate - 3 £50,000 -
Hampshire -3 2 £55,000 +92.98%
South West -13 2 £42,500 +36.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Aldershot - 2 £55,000 -
Dagenham - 2 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire +3 1 £32,500 -13.33%
East Midlands -16 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Scotland - 1 £43,000 -
Slough - 1 £25,000 -
Staines - 1 £25,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £52,500 -
Woking - 1 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £43,000 -
Guildford - 1 £25,000 -
Reading - 1 £25,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £25,000 -
Camberley - 1 £25,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £32,500 -

Automated Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 41 (83.67%) QA
2 29 (59.18%) Selenium
2 29 (59.18%) Java
3 27 (55.10%) C#
3 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.98%) .NET
5 22 (44.90%) SQL
5 22 (44.90%) Software Testing
6 21 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
7 20 (40.82%) Automated Testing
7 20 (40.82%) Finance
8 19 (38.78%) OO
9 18 (36.73%) C++
10 17 (34.69%) Mathematics
10 17 (34.69%) Degree
10 17 (34.69%) Test Strategy
11 15 (30.61%) Test Scripting
12 12 (24.49%) Scrum
13 9 (18.37%) JIRA
13 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
13 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
13 9 (18.37%) BDD
13 9 (18.37%) WebDriver
14 8 (16.33%) TDD
14 8 (16.33%) ISEB
15 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
15 6 (12.24%) Web Testing
15 6 (12.24%) Regression Testing
16 5 (10.20%) Retail

Automated Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (59.18%) Selenium
2 9 (18.37%) JIRA
2 9 (18.37%) WebDriver
2 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
3 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.20%) Hudson
4 5 (10.20%) JBehave
5 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.12%) JUnit
6 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.08%) Maven
6 2 (4.08%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.04%) JMeter
7 1 (2.04%) NUnit
7 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) WCF
3 2 (4.08%) jQuery
3 2 (4.08%) RESTful
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
2 17 (34.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.90%) Software Testing
3 21 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 20 (40.82%) Automated Testing
5 19 (38.78%) OO
6 17 (34.69%) Test Strategy
7 15 (30.61%) Test Scripting
8 12 (24.49%) Scrum
9 9 (18.37%) BDD
10 8 (16.33%) TDD
11 6 (12.24%) Regression Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Web Testing
12 5 (10.20%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (10.20%) Load Testing
12 5 (10.20%) User Stories
13 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
13 4 (8.16%) Performance Testing
13 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
14 3 (6.12%) MVC
14 3 (6.12%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) C#
3 22 (44.90%) SQL
4 18 (36.73%) C++
5 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.08%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) Ruby
5 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) Groovy
6 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) ISTQB
3 8 (16.33%) ISEB
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (83.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) HP
2 1 (2.04%) Perforce
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
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