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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Test Analyst
Rank 876 852 845
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Test Analyst 18 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.023% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.025% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 38
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £53,550
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.58% -8.75%

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -3 15 £33,000 -12.00% 1
East of England +3 6 £35,000 +9.37%
Cambridge - 6 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £35,000 -
London -14 4 £55,000 +15.78%
South East -9 3 £25,000 -
Scotland - 2 £46,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £29,000 -
Surrey - 2 £25,000 -
Dagenham - 2 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £46,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Nottinghamshire -1 1 £32,500 -13.33%
City of London -3 1 £47,500 +11.76%
East Midlands -8 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Leeds -31 1 £33,000 -9.58%
West Yorkshire -41 1 £33,000 -9.58%
Yorkshire -51 1 £33,000 -9.58%
Guildford - 1 £25,000 -
Camberley - 1 £25,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £38,500 -
Reading - 1 £25,000 -
Reigate - 1 £50,000 -
Slough - 1 £25,000 -
Staines - 1 £25,000 -
Woking - 1 £25,000 -
South Wales - 1 £38,500 -
Wales - 1 £38,500 -

Automated Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (75.51%) QA
3 32 (65.31%) Selenium
4 28 (57.14%) Java
5 24 (48.98%) Automated Testing
6 23 (46.94%) C#
7 20 (40.82%) .NET
8 18 (36.73%) Finance
8 18 (36.73%) SQL
8 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
8 18 (36.73%) Software Testing
8 18 (36.73%) Test Automation
9 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
10 15 (30.61%) Degree
10 15 (30.61%) C++
11 14 (28.57%) OO
11 14 (28.57%) Test Strategy
12 13 (26.53%) Mathematics
13 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
14 11 (22.45%) JIRA
14 11 (22.45%) WebDriver
14 11 (22.45%) Scrum
14 11 (22.45%) ISEB
15 9 (18.37%) TDD
15 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing
15 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
16 8 (16.33%) BDD
16 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
16 8 (16.33%) Regression Testing
17 7 (14.29%) Web Testing

Automated Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (65.31%) Selenium
2 11 (22.45%) JIRA
2 11 (22.45%) WebDriver
3 9 (18.37%) Cucumber
4 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
5 6 (12.24%) Hudson
6 5 (10.20%) JBehave
7 4 (8.16%) JUnit
8 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.08%) Maven
9 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.08%) Ranorex
10 1 (2.04%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.04%) TestNG
10 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
3 2 (4.08%) RESTful
3 2 (4.08%) jQuery
3 2 (4.08%) WCF
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
2 13 (26.53%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) DTV
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) Automated Testing
3 18 (36.73%) Test Scripting
3 18 (36.73%) Software Testing
3 18 (36.73%) Test Automation
4 14 (28.57%) OO
4 14 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 11 (22.45%) Scrum
6 9 (18.37%) TDD
6 9 (18.37%) Manual Testing
7 8 (16.33%) BDD
7 8 (16.33%) Regression Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Web Testing
9 6 (12.24%) User Stories
9 6 (12.24%) Performance Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Load Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) C#
3 18 (36.73%) SQL
4 15 (30.61%) C++
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Python
6 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) Erlang
7 1 (2.04%) Groovy
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 12 (24.49%) ISTQB
3 11 (22.45%) ISEB
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (75.51%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) HP
2 1 (2.04%) Perforce