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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Analyst
Rank 900 947 967
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 10 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.015% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.015% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 17
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +49.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -0.72%

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016 within the UK.

Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Automation Analyst
Top 12 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 24 September 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 +50 10 £42,500 -34.61% 3
London +28 4 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
South East +38 2 £37,500 +12.78%
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +14 1 £32,500 -7.14%
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £32,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £42,500 -

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 17 (80.95%) QA
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Selenium
4 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 8 (38.10%) Cucumber
6 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) C#
9 4 (19.05%) Functional Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Capybara
10 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Games
10 3 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 2 (9.52%) FitNesse
11 2 (9.52%) Scrum
11 2 (9.52%) TDD
11 2 (9.52%) Law
11 2 (9.52%) Workflow
11 2 (9.52%) CRM
11 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 2 (9.52%) Unix
11 2 (9.52%) ISEB

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 (4.76%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) Cucumber
3 3 (14.29%) Capybara
4 2 (9.52%) FitNesse
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Appium
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) JMeter
5 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.76%) Mocha
5 1 (4.76%) PhantomJS
5 1 (4.76%) Robotium
5 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Home Automation
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) BDD
3 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
8 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Workflow
9 1 (4.76%) API Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (80.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Cronacle
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Control-M
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) CA
1 1 (4.76%) Google
1 1 (4.76%) Marketo
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (4.76%) VMware
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