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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Analyst
UK
Rank 829 900 945
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 20 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.037% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.039% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 7
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Automation Analyst
Top 24 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +87 20 £37,500 -16.66% 1
London +54 9 £47,500 -
South East +70 4 £37,500 -26.82% 1
East Midlands - 3 £33,000 -
City of London +39 2 £47,500 -
Kent +16 2 £37,500 -28.57%
East of England - 2 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Chatham - 2 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +23 1 £37,500 -10.71%
Yorkshire +23 1 £37,500 -10.71%
North West -12 1 £26,500 -
Manchester - 1 £26,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £33,000 -
Leicester - 1 £33,000 -
Bolton - 1 £26,500 -
Reading - 1 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £37,500 -
Basildon - 1 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Essex - 1 £60,000 -

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 20 (64.52%) QA
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Selenium
4 14 (45.16%) Manual Testing
5 12 (38.71%) Java
6 11 (35.48%) Cucumber
7 10 (32.26%) Automation Testing
8 9 (29.03%) WebDriver
8 9 (29.03%) TDD
8 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
9 8 (25.81%) JMeter
9 8 (25.81%) ISEB
9 8 (25.81%) SDLC
9 8 (25.81%) API Testing
9 8 (25.81%) BDD
9 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
10 7 (22.58%) Linux
10 7 (22.58%) JIRA
11 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
11 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
11 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (19.35%) Appium
11 6 (19.35%) Exploratory Testing
12 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
12 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
12 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
12 5 (16.13%) Degree
12 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
13 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
13 4 (12.90%) Ruby

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 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.23%) AMQP
2 1 (3.23%) BGP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) DSL
2 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Frame Relay
2 1 (3.23%) GPRS
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) IPsec
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) OSPF
2 1 (3.23%) PPP
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Selenium
2 11 (35.48%) Cucumber
3 9 (29.03%) WebDriver
4 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
4 8 (25.81%) JMeter
5 7 (22.58%) JIRA
6 6 (19.35%) Appium
7 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
8 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
9 3 (9.68%) Capybara
9 3 (9.68%) Gerrit
9 3 (9.68%) LoadRunner
9 3 (9.68%) Mercurial
9 3 (9.68%) Mocha
9 3 (9.68%) Paros
9 3 (9.68%) WATIR
10 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
10 2 (6.45%) JUnit
10 2 (6.45%) NUnit
10 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.68%) RESTful
3 2 (6.45%) REST
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.23%) COM
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) JMS
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Rendezvous
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.23%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (3.23%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Fintech
2 3 (9.68%) iPad
3 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Robotics
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.68%) Kali Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Manual Testing
3 10 (32.26%) Automation Testing
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 8 (25.81%) API Testing
5 8 (25.81%) BDD
5 8 (25.81%) SDLC
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (19.35%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Security Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.90%) Defect Management
8 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
8 4 (12.90%) QA Automation
9 3 (9.68%) Context-Driven Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) Ruby
3 3 (9.68%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.45%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
2 8 (25.81%) ISEB
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (64.52%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.45%) Nagios
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) ATG
1 3 (9.68%) Demandware
1 3 (9.68%) hybris
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
1 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Blue Prism
2 2 (6.45%) Cadence
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) F5
3 1 (3.23%) Marketo
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
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