The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation 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 Automation Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 792 777 815
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 116 152 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 107 127 60
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.43% +3.75%

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
105077 114312 105347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.60% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85966 92614 87650
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £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%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Automation Test Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 within the UK.

Automation Test Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 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 -2 114 £42,500 -5.55% 21
London +15 59 £45,000 -5.26% 12
City of London +36 29 £41,250 -8.33% 9
South East -3 26 £42,500 -10.52% 3
East Sussex -4 11 £48,000 +20.00%
Brighton - 11 £48,000 -
South West -16 9 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Kent - 8 £42,500 - 1
Bristol +4 7 £35,000 - 2
Yorkshire -23 6 £32,500 -1.51% 1
East Midlands +17 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North West +13 5 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Nottingham +3 5 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire -5 4 £29,250 -41.50% 1
Leeds -15 3 £36,250 +9.84% 1
West Yorkshire -16 3 £36,250 +9.84% 1
Lancashire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Preston - 3 £35,000 - 1
East of England +36 2 - -
North Yorkshire +24 2 £32,500 -2.98%
Cambridgeshire +11 2 - -
Gloucestershire -9 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Surrey -10 2 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Surbiton - 2 £38,750 -
Gloucester - 2 £32,500 -
Harrogate - 2 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £36,250 -
Wales -5 1 £32,500 -22.61%

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Automation 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 Automation Test Analyst in their job title.

1 143 (66.82%) Selenium
2 122 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (50.00%) Java
4 97 (45.33%) WebDriver
5 85 (39.72%) QA
6 81 (37.85%) Test Automation
7 79 (36.92%) Finance
8 68 (31.78%) SQL
9 66 (30.84%) Automated Testing
10 65 (30.37%) C#
11 63 (29.44%) BDD
12 60 (28.04%) Test Scripting
12 60 (28.04%) Automation Testing
13 56 (26.17%) Scrum
14 41 (19.16%) QuickTest Pro
15 40 (18.69%) TDD
15 40 (18.69%) Cucumber
15 40 (18.69%) Manual Testing
16 36 (16.82%) Software Testing
17 34 (15.89%) JIRA
17 34 (15.89%) ISEB
18 33 (15.42%) Web Services
19 30 (14.02%) XML
19 30 (14.02%) HTML
20 27 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
21 26 (12.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 26 (12.15%) Regression Testing
22 25 (11.68%) .NET
23 24 (11.21%) E-Commerce
23 24 (11.21%) Banking

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Automation 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 Automation Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.34%) Confluence
1 5 (2.34%) Node.js
2 2 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.01%) MS Office
2 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.47%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) HTTP
2 2 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.34%) MongoDB
2 5 (2.34%) Redis
3 4 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (1.87%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) MySQL
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 143 (66.82%) Selenium
2 97 (45.33%) WebDriver
3 41 (19.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 40 (18.69%) Cucumber
5 34 (15.89%) JIRA
6 21 (9.81%) SpecFlow
7 20 (9.35%) Jenkins
8 18 (8.41%) TestNG
9 17 (7.94%) Git (software)
9 17 (7.94%) JUnit
10 16 (7.48%) Firebug
11 15 (7.01%) Subversion
12 12 (5.61%) Visual Studio
12 12 (5.61%) Eclipse
13 11 (5.14%) IntelliJ
14 10 (4.67%) Maven
14 10 (4.67%) Selenium IDE
15 8 (3.74%) LoadRunner
16 7 (3.27%) JMeter
16 7 (3.27%) Appium
General
1 79 (36.92%) Finance
2 24 (11.21%) Banking
2 24 (11.21%) Retail
3 13 (6.07%) Law
4 11 (5.14%) Aerospace
5 7 (3.27%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.34%) Advertising
6 5 (2.34%) Games
7 3 (1.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.42%) Web Services
2 30 (14.02%) XML
2 30 (14.02%) HTML
3 25 (11.68%) .NET
4 9 (4.21%) CSS
4 9 (4.21%) SOAP
5 6 (2.80%) RESTful
6 5 (2.34%) HTML5
6 5 (2.34%) Ajax
6 5 (2.34%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.87%) JSON
7 4 (1.87%) REST
8 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.40%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.93%) JSP
9 2 (0.93%) Servlets
9 2 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.93%) CSS3
9 2 (0.93%) jQuery
10 1 (0.47%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.21%) Open Source
2 12 (5.61%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.87%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.93%) Wiki
5 2 (0.93%) User Experience
5 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.93%) iPhone
5 2 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.47%) Social Network
6 1 (0.47%) Social Media
6 1 (0.47%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.01%) Linux
2 11 (5.14%) UNIX
3 9 (4.21%) Windows
4 4 (1.87%) Android
5 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.93%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (37.85%) Test Automation
3 66 (30.84%) Automated Testing
4 63 (29.44%) BDD
5 60 (28.04%) Automation Testing
5 60 (28.04%) Test Scripting
6 56 (26.17%) Scrum
7 40 (18.69%) TDD
7 40 (18.69%) Manual Testing
8 36 (16.82%) Software Testing
9 27 (12.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 26 (12.15%) Regression Testing
11 24 (11.21%) E-Commerce
12 22 (10.28%) Performance Testing
12 22 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (7.01%) Test Management
14 14 (6.54%) Test Strategy
15 12 (5.61%) Product Management
16 10 (4.67%) System Testing
16 10 (4.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 107 (50.00%) Java
2 68 (31.78%) SQL
3 65 (30.37%) C#
4 17 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.21%) Python
6 8 (3.74%) Ruby
6 8 (3.74%) VBScript
7 7 (3.27%) Perl
8 5 (2.34%) PHP
8 5 (2.34%) C++
8 5 (2.34%) VB
9 4 (1.87%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.93%) Korn
10 2 (0.93%) XPath
10 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.93%) C
11 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (15.89%) ISEB
2 26 (12.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (7.01%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.14%) Degree
5 3 (1.40%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (39.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (9.81%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.41%) Oracle
3 6 (2.80%) HP
4 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.40%) Telerik
4 3 (1.40%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.47%) IBM
5 1 (0.47%) Remedy
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare,
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago