The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Automation Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 645 632 697
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +65
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 240 346 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 210 309 240
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £59,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 10 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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 -21 227 £40,000 -5.88% 30
London -25 60 £42,500 -19.04% 7
South East +35 52 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Yorkshire +39 34 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Surrey +28 31 £50,000 +17.64% 1
West Yorkshire +44 27 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Leeds +42 24 £40,000 +14.28% 3
East of England +27 21 £40,000 - 4
Hertfordshire +22 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East Midlands +14 16 £40,000 +55.33% 1
North West -33 16 £35,000 - 2
Nottingham +11 15 £40,000 +92.77% 1
Nottinghamshire +7 15 £40,000 +92.77% 1
Manchester -26 13 £34,500 -1.42% 1
South West +15 10 £35,500 +9.23% 3
Birmingham -13 10 £39,000 -2.50% 2
West Midlands -26 10 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Hampshire +4 9 £34,000 -6.20% 4
North East +16 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
City of London +9 8 £49,347 -10.27% 2
Tyne and Wear +4 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Watford - 8 £43,750 - 1
Woking - 7 £52,500 - 1
Reigate +3 6 £46,250 +23.33%
Redhill 0 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Derby - 6 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 6 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +20 5 £33,500 -21.17%
Chippenham +10 5 £33,500 -21.17%

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Automation Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 409 (73.83%) Selenium
2 352 (63.54%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (41.70%) C#
4 219 (39.53%) QA
5 206 (37.18%) Test Scripting
6 193 (34.84%) SQL
7 188 (33.94%) Test Automation
7 188 (33.94%) Automation Testing
8 187 (33.75%) Java
9 183 (33.03%) ISTQB
10 169 (30.51%) ISEB
10 169 (30.51%) WebDriver
11 160 (28.88%) Automated Testing
12 155 (27.98%) BDD
13 145 (26.17%) Cucumber
14 141 (25.45%) Software Testing
15 138 (24.91%) .NET
16 137 (24.73%) Scrum
17 130 (23.47%) Finance
18 120 (21.66%) TDD
19 115 (20.76%) Manual Testing
20 98 (17.69%) JIRA
21 85 (15.34%) Regression Testing
21 85 (15.34%) SpecFlow
22 81 (14.62%) SoapUI
23 79 (14.26%) HP UFT
24 77 (13.90%) SDLC
25 70 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
26 64 (11.55%) Team Foundation Server
27 62 (11.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Automation Test 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 21 (3.79%) Confluence
2 4 (0.72%) Documentum
3 3 (0.54%) IIS
3 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.36%) GlassFish
Applications
1 35 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.62%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.26%) HTTP
2 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.54%) Internet
4 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.07%) MySQL
3 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 409 (73.83%) Selenium
2 169 (30.51%) WebDriver
3 145 (26.17%) Cucumber
4 98 (17.69%) JIRA
5 85 (15.34%) SpecFlow
6 81 (14.62%) SoapUI
7 79 (14.26%) HP UFT
8 64 (11.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 57 (10.29%) Jenkins
10 42 (7.58%) JMeter
11 37 (6.68%) JUnit
12 26 (4.69%) Visual Studio
13 25 (4.51%) Git (software)
14 23 (4.15%) Selenium IDE
15 21 (3.79%) NUnit
16 20 (3.61%) Maven
17 17 (3.07%) LoadRunner
17 17 (3.07%) TestNG
18 13 (2.35%) TeamCity
19 11 (1.99%) Subversion
General
1 130 (23.47%) Finance
2 29 (5.23%) Banking
3 11 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.62%) Retail
5 8 (1.44%) Back Office
6 7 (1.26%) Games
7 5 (0.90%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.72%) Marketing
9 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.36%) Electronics
10 2 (0.36%) Front Office
10 2 (0.36%) Law
10 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (24.91%) .NET
2 40 (7.22%) HTML
3 30 (5.42%) SOAP
4 25 (4.51%) Web Services
5 24 (4.33%) REST
6 22 (3.97%) Gherkin
7 21 (3.79%) ASP.NET
8 20 (3.61%) XML
9 15 (2.71%) CSS
10 14 (2.53%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.44%) RESTful
12 7 (1.26%) Hibernate
12 7 (1.26%) Spring
13 5 (0.90%) JSON
13 5 (0.90%) Node.js
13 5 (0.90%) WPF
14 4 (0.72%) React
14 4 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
15 3 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
15 3 (0.54%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.15%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.53%) Client/Server
3 14 (2.53%) iPad
4 12 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.44%) Derivative
7 7 (1.26%) Fixed Income
7 7 (1.26%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.26%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.90%) Equities
8 5 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.90%) Online Games
9 4 (0.72%) Replication
9 4 (0.72%) User Experience
9 4 (0.72%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.54%) Fintech
10 3 (0.54%) NHS
10 3 (0.54%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 27 (4.87%) Unix
2 20 (3.61%) Linux
3 19 (3.43%) Android
3 19 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 18 (3.25%) Windows
5 3 (0.54%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (63.54%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (37.18%) Test Scripting
3 188 (33.94%) Automation Testing
3 188 (33.94%) Test Automation
4 160 (28.88%) Automated Testing
5 155 (27.98%) BDD
6 141 (25.45%) Software Testing
7 137 (24.73%) Scrum
8 120 (21.66%) TDD
9 115 (20.76%) Manual Testing
10 85 (15.34%) Regression Testing
11 77 (13.90%) SDLC
12 70 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
13 61 (11.01%) Functional Testing
14 52 (9.39%) Non-Functional Testing
15 47 (8.48%) Test Strategy
16 42 (7.58%) Integration Testing
17 38 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
18 35 (6.32%) OO
19 33 (5.96%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 231 (41.70%) C#
2 193 (34.84%) SQL
3 187 (33.75%) Java
4 37 (6.68%) JavaScript
5 32 (5.78%) Python
6 28 (5.05%) Ruby
6 28 (5.05%) VB
7 22 (3.97%) C++
8 18 (3.25%) VB.NET
9 16 (2.89%) PHP
10 8 (1.44%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.26%) Groovy
11 7 (1.26%) Perl
11 7 (1.26%) VBScript
12 6 (1.08%) C
13 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.90%) XPath
14 2 (0.36%) Korn
14 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 183 (33.03%) ISTQB
2 169 (30.51%) ISEB
3 62 (11.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (4.15%) Degree
5 7 (1.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (39.53%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) SDET
3 3 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (6.50%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.72%) Puppet
2 4 (0.72%) Rancher
3 1 (0.18%) Grafana
3 1 (0.18%) StatsD
Vendors
1 59 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.69%) HP
3 23 (4.15%) Atlassian
4 20 (3.61%) Oracle
5 7 (1.26%) Progress
6 4 (0.72%) EMC
6 4 (0.72%) Pega
7 3 (0.54%) Borland
7 3 (0.54%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (0.54%) SAP
8 1 (0.18%) Facebook
8 1 (0.18%) Murex
8 1 (0.18%) Splunk
8 1 (0.18%) Telerik
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