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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Test Analyst
Rank 873 900 856
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Test Analyst 19 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.026% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 18
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.33%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Automated Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Automated Test Analyst
Top 13 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 31 July 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
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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 +9 19 £32,500 -35.00%
London +22 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Sheffield - 6 £32,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £32,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £32,000 -
City of London +27 4 £45,000 -14.28%
Birmingham - 4 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £32,500 -
Surrey +11 2 - -
South East -8 2 - -
South West -12 1 £27,000 -36.47%
Exeter - 1 £27,000 -
Devon - 1 £27,000 -

Automated Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (52.38%) Automated Testing
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) Selenium
4 15 (35.71%) QA
4 15 (35.71%) WebDriver
5 13 (30.95%) Test Scripting
5 13 (30.95%) ISEB
6 12 (28.57%) Finance
7 11 (26.19%) HP UFT
7 11 (26.19%) Windows
7 11 (26.19%) Load Testing
8 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
8 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
9 9 (21.43%) Java
9 9 (21.43%) TDD
10 8 (19.05%) SQL
10 8 (19.05%) BDD
11 7 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
12 6 (14.29%) .NET
12 6 (14.29%) JUnit
12 6 (14.29%) Integration Testing
12 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
12 6 (14.29%) System Testing
13 5 (11.90%) SDLC
13 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
13 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
13 5 (11.90%) TestNG
13 5 (11.90%) Stress Testing
13 5 (11.90%) CSS

Automated Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Selenium
2 15 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 11 (26.19%) HP UFT
4 6 (14.29%) JUnit
5 5 (11.90%) JMeter
5 5 (11.90%) TestNG
6 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) Firebug
6 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) CSS
2 5 (11.90%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) Ajax
3 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) AS400
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Automated Testing
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.95%) Test Scripting
4 11 (26.19%) Load Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 8 (19.05%) BDD
8 7 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 6 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 6 (14.29%) System Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.90%) SDLC
10 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Stress Testing
11 3 (7.14%) Scrum
11 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
12 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
12 2 (4.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) VBScript
4 4 (9.52%) VBA
5 3 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) ISEB
2 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Green Hat