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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Test Analyst
Rank 856 858 848
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Test Analyst 24 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.019% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.021% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 44
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -27.77%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £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 December 2014 within the UK.

Automated Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Automated Test Analyst
Top 22 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 December 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 +2 24 £37,500 -6.25%
South East - 9 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £40,000 -
Manchester - 4 £32,000 -
North West - 4 £32,000 -
London -22 3 £43,000 -14.00%
Bristol - 3 £37,500 -
South West - 3 £37,500 -
City of London +11 1 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands -18 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -
Reading - 1 £30,000 -
Solihull - 1 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £30,000 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -

Automated Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (72.09%) Selenium
2 29 (67.44%) Automated Testing
3 23 (53.49%) ISEB
3 23 (53.49%) QA
4 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (41.86%) ISTQB
5 18 (41.86%) Test Scripting
6 17 (39.53%) Java
7 16 (37.21%) C#
8 13 (30.23%) Manual Testing
9 12 (27.91%) Finance
9 12 (27.91%) WebDriver
10 11 (25.58%) .NET
11 10 (23.26%) Regression Testing
11 10 (23.26%) Scrum
11 10 (23.26%) JIRA
11 10 (23.26%) Web Testing
12 9 (20.93%) SQL
13 8 (18.60%) TDD
14 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
14 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
15 6 (13.95%) HTML
15 6 (13.95%) JUnit
15 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
15 6 (13.95%) BDD
15 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
15 6 (13.95%) User Stories
16 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
16 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
17 4 (9.30%) CSS

Automated Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (72.09%) Selenium
2 12 (27.91%) WebDriver
3 10 (23.26%) JIRA
4 6 (13.95%) JUnit
4 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
5 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.98%) TestNG
6 3 (6.98%) Hudson
6 3 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.33%) Gradle
8 1 (2.33%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.33%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.33%) JBehave
8 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.33%) Firebug
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) HTML
3 4 (9.30%) CSS
3 4 (9.30%) XML
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) WCF
5 2 (4.65%) jQuery
5 2 (4.65%) RESTful
5 2 (4.65%) Ajax
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Hedge funds
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Wiki
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Android
1 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Automated Testing
2 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Test Scripting
4 13 (30.23%) Manual Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Web Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Regression Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Scrum
6 8 (18.60%) TDD
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
8 6 (13.95%) User Stories
8 6 (13.95%) BDD
9 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
10 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
11 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
11 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.98%) MVC
11 3 (6.98%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) C++
4 3 (6.98%) Python
5 2 (4.65%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) Erlang
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) VBScript
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) ISEB
2 18 (41.86%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (53.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) SAP