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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Analyst
UK
Rank 839 896 941
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 13 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.029% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.031% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 14
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 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 +64 13 £40,000 -15.78% 4
London +66 6 £41,250 -25.00% 2
Birmingham - 2 £37,500 -
Reading - 2 £53,750 -
Berkshire - 2 £53,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £33,000 -
South East - 2 £53,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +32 1 £37,500 -10.71%
Yorkshire +14 1 £37,500 -10.71%
Leicestershire - 1 £33,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £33,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 17 (73.91%) QA
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) Selenium
4 10 (43.48%) Manual Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
5 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
6 8 (34.78%) API Testing
7 7 (30.43%) TDD
7 7 (30.43%) JMeter
8 6 (26.09%) JIRA
8 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) Appium
8 6 (26.09%) BDD
8 6 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
9 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
9 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Capybara
9 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
9 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
10 4 (17.39%) ISEB
10 4 (17.39%) Scrum
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
10 4 (17.39%) SDLC
10 4 (17.39%) WebDriver

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Selenium
2 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
2 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) JMeter
4 6 (26.09%) Appium
4 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 5 (21.74%) Capybara
5 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
6 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
6 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
7 3 (13.04%) Gerrit
7 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
7 3 (13.04%) Mercurial
7 3 (13.04%) Mocha
7 3 (13.04%) Paros
7 3 (13.04%) WATIR
8 2 (8.70%) Calabash
9 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
9 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
1 2 (8.70%) Law
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) REST
1 3 (13.04%) RESTful
2 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.35%) COM
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.04%) Kali Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Manual Testing
3 8 (34.78%) API Testing
4 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
6 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.04%) Context-Driven Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Load Testing
8 3 (13.04%) OWASP
8 3 (13.04%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Ruby
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (73.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Cronacle
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.35%) Control-M
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) ATG
2 3 (13.04%) Demandware
2 3 (13.04%) hybris
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) Marketo
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000-£40000 pro rata
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
Mergermarket Group
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago