The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Automation Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Analyst
Rank 912 926 965
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 11 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.036% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.037% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 31
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £45,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +42.85%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Automation Analyst in the job title.

Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Automation Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Automation Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Analyst over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 within the UK.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Automation Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 11 £42,000 -6.66% 1
London +1 5 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £42,000 -
Halifax - 3 £42,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £42,000 -
West Midlands -15 2 £35,000 -22.22%
City of London +40 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Newbury - 1 £60,000 -
Warwick - 1 £35,000 -
Worcester - 1 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
South East - 1 £60,000 -

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Automation Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Automation Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
1 25 (49.02%) QA
2 23 (45.10%) Finance
3 18 (35.29%) C#
4 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) Selenium
5 15 (29.41%) SOAP
5 15 (29.41%) SQL
5 15 (29.41%) SoapUI
6 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
6 14 (27.45%) SolarWinds
6 14 (27.45%) AppDynamics
6 14 (27.45%) CCNA
6 14 (27.45%) OpenView
6 14 (27.45%) ITIL
6 14 (27.45%) MCP
6 14 (27.45%) Nagios
6 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (27.45%) WCF
6 14 (27.45%) IIS
7 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
8 12 (23.53%) Degree
9 11 (21.57%) Automation Testing
10 10 (19.61%) BDD
11 9 (17.65%) Test Strategy
11 9 (17.65%) Test Management
12 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
12 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
13 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
13 7 (13.73%) Computer Science

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (27.45%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Selenium
2 15 (29.41%) SoapUI
3 4 (7.84%) JIRA
4 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.88%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.92%) Geb
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) Appium
6 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.96%) TestNG
6 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
2 6 (11.76%) Legal
3 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) SOAP
2 14 (27.45%) WCF
3 3 (5.88%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.96%) JSON
5 1 (1.96%) REST
5 1 (1.96%) RESTful
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
1 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Hedge funds
2 5 (9.80%) Physics
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) ITIL
3 13 (25.49%) Test Scripting
4 11 (21.57%) Automation Testing
5 10 (19.61%) BDD
6 9 (17.65%) Test Management
6 9 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
7 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Process Improvement
9 6 (11.76%) ATDD
9 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) Asset Management
10 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (9.80%) ITSM
10 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
10 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C#
2 15 (29.41%) SQL
3 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) CCNA
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (27.45%) MCP
2 12 (23.53%) Degree
3 7 (13.73%) ISEB
3 7 (13.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (49.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) Nagios
1 14 (27.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) AppDynamics
2 14 (27.45%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) Marketo
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) Splunk
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