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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation Analyst
UK
Rank 637 601 648
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 210 368 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.38% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 183 339 285
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
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 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 20 February 2017 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 20 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 -32 197 £40,000 - 32
South East +34 47 £42,500 +13.33% 7
London -47 37 £48,750 +2.09% 6
East of England +47 33 £36,250 +3.57% 3
Yorkshire -20 25 £27,500 -21.42% 8
Hertfordshire +30 24 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Surrey +33 20 £48,750 +21.87% 2
South West +34 18 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Leeds -13 16 £25,000 -28.57% 3
West Yorkshire -13 16 £25,000 -28.57% 4
North West -26 15 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Manchester -41 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Stevenage - 11 £40,000 -
East Midlands +9 10 £32,900 -22.58% 2
Watford +7 9 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Kent +22 8 £42,000 +40.00%
Hampshire +21 8 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Tyne and Wear +12 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
North East +7 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Nottingham - 8 £30,000 - 1
Swindon - 8 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 8 £30,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 8 £32,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Berkshire +43 6 £41,250 -8.33%
West Midlands +23 6 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Birmingham +14 6 £36,500 -8.75%
North Yorkshire -19 6 £27,500 -18.51% 4
Reigate +27 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 350 (70.85%) Selenium
2 322 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (37.25%) C#
4 181 (36.64%) Test Scripting
5 172 (34.82%) QA
5 172 (34.82%) Automation Testing
6 163 (33.00%) Test Automation
7 158 (31.98%) ISTQB
8 149 (30.16%) BDD
9 148 (29.96%) SQL
10 142 (28.74%) ISEB
11 139 (28.14%) WebDriver
12 138 (27.94%) Automated Testing
13 131 (26.52%) Cucumber
14 128 (25.91%) Java
15 123 (24.90%) Scrum
16 117 (23.68%) Finance
17 114 (23.08%) Software Testing
18 113 (22.87%) TDD
19 104 (21.05%) JIRA
19 104 (21.05%) Manual Testing
20 90 (18.22%) .NET
21 83 (16.80%) HP UFT
22 74 (14.98%) Regression Testing
23 71 (14.37%) SoapUI
24 68 (13.77%) SDLC
25 66 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
26 61 (12.35%) SpecFlow
27 57 (11.54%) Microsoft
28 52 (10.53%) Jenkins

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 22 (4.45%) Confluence
2 7 (1.42%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.01%) Documentum
4 2 (0.40%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.21%) MySQL
3 5 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 350 (70.85%) Selenium
2 139 (28.14%) WebDriver
3 131 (26.52%) Cucumber
4 104 (21.05%) JIRA
5 83 (16.80%) HP UFT
6 71 (14.37%) SoapUI
7 61 (12.35%) SpecFlow
8 52 (10.53%) Jenkins
9 50 (10.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 48 (9.72%) JMeter
11 38 (7.69%) JUnit
12 29 (5.87%) Git (software)
13 28 (5.67%) Visual Studio
14 23 (4.66%) Maven
14 23 (4.66%) NUnit
15 16 (3.24%) LoadRunner
15 16 (3.24%) TestNG
16 13 (2.63%) Selenium IDE
17 10 (2.02%) Appium
17 10 (2.02%) TeamCity
General
1 117 (23.68%) Finance
2 33 (6.68%) Banking
3 9 (1.82%) Back Office
4 5 (1.01%) Retail
5 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.81%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.61%) Marketing
6 3 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.40%) Front Office
7 2 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Automotive
8 1 (0.20%) Law
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (18.22%) .NET
2 35 (7.09%) Gherkin
3 21 (4.25%) Web Services
4 19 (3.85%) HTML
5 17 (3.44%) SOAP
6 16 (3.24%) RESTful
7 15 (3.04%) ASP.NET
8 14 (2.83%) XML
9 13 (2.63%) REST
10 12 (2.43%) CSS
11 7 (1.42%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.42%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.42%) Spring
11 7 (1.42%) WPF
12 5 (1.01%) JSON
13 4 (0.81%) Behat
13 4 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
14 2 (0.40%) jQuery
14 2 (0.40%) NumPy
15 1 (0.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 15 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.23%) iPad
4 11 (2.23%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.42%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.42%) NHS
7 5 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.01%) Derivative
7 5 (1.01%) Equities
8 4 (0.81%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.61%) Replication
10 2 (0.40%) EPoS
11 1 (0.20%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.20%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Online Games
11 1 (0.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.47%) Unix
2 24 (4.86%) Linux
3 17 (3.44%) Android
3 17 (3.44%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.04%) Windows
5 3 (0.61%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (36.64%) Test Scripting
3 172 (34.82%) Automation Testing
4 163 (33.00%) Test Automation
5 149 (30.16%) BDD
6 138 (27.94%) Automated Testing
7 123 (24.90%) Scrum
8 114 (23.08%) Software Testing
9 113 (22.87%) TDD
10 104 (21.05%) Manual Testing
11 74 (14.98%) Regression Testing
12 68 (13.77%) SDLC
13 66 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (9.92%) Test Strategy
15 47 (9.51%) Functional Testing
16 43 (8.70%) Integration Testing
17 38 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
18 37 (7.49%) System Integration Testing
19 35 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
20 32 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 184 (37.25%) C#
2 148 (29.96%) SQL
3 128 (25.91%) Java
4 46 (9.31%) Python
5 22 (4.45%) JavaScript
5 22 (4.45%) Ruby
6 19 (3.85%) VB
7 16 (3.24%) VB.NET
8 14 (2.83%) C++
9 13 (2.63%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.43%) VBScript
11 8 (1.62%) PHP
12 4 (0.81%) Groovy
13 3 (0.61%) Perl
14 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.20%) Korn
15 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.20%) Scala
15 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 158 (31.98%) ISTQB
2 142 (28.74%) ISEB
3 49 (9.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 21 (4.25%) Degree
5 8 (1.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (1.42%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (34.82%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) SDET
2 3 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (5.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.21%) Puppet
3 4 (0.81%) Rancher
4 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.20%) Grafana
5 1 (0.20%) StatsD
Vendors
1 57 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.66%) HP
3 21 (4.25%) Atlassian
4 11 (2.23%) Oracle
5 7 (1.42%) Progress
6 5 (1.01%) EMC
6 5 (1.01%) Pega
7 3 (0.61%) Borland
8 1 (0.20%) Facebook
8 1 (0.20%) Splunk
8 1 (0.20%) Telerik
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £33,500 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Godalming, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 5 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £27800 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago