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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 605 678 638
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 334 288 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 298 250 332
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
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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 +59 320 £40,000 - 35
London +20 121 £50,000 +11.73% 10
South East +40 67 £35,000 -17.64% 4
East of England +46 38 £35,000 - 2
Yorkshire +2 32 £38,000 +4.10% 4
West Yorkshire 0 20 £38,000 +7.04% 3
West Midlands -6 19 £35,000 - 2
North West +8 17 £37,500 +11.11% 5
Hertfordshire +30 16 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Suffolk +25 16 £35,000 +40.00%
Surrey +10 16 £34,500 -18.82%
South West -4 16 £35,750 +2.14% 7
East Sussex +25 15 £45,000 -6.25%
Ipswich - 15 £35,000 -
Leeds -12 13 £38,000 +7.80% 3
Brighton +22 12 - -
Manchester +10 12 £35,750 +19.16% 5
City of London +9 12 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Hampshire +22 11 £37,500 +28.20% 1
North Yorkshire +14 10 £32,250 -0.76% 1
West Sussex - 10 £35,000 -
York - 10 £32,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +33 9 £35,000 +2.94%
Aylesbury - 9 £35,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 8 £31,500 -
Bristol -6 7 £34,500 -1.42% 2
Worthing - 7 £35,000 -
South Wales +7 6 £30,000 -3.75%
Wales +5 6 £30,000 -3.75%
Watford - 6 £50,000 -

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 484 (69.24%) Selenium
2 426 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
3 346 (49.50%) QA
4 258 (36.91%) Automation Testing
5 232 (33.19%) C#
6 217 (31.04%) Test Automation
7 213 (30.47%) ISEB
8 212 (30.33%) SQL
9 210 (30.04%) WebDriver
10 209 (29.90%) Java
11 204 (29.18%) ISTQB
12 193 (27.61%) Finance
13 181 (25.89%) BDD
14 175 (25.04%) Test Scripting
15 166 (23.75%) Cucumber
16 162 (23.18%) Software Testing
17 146 (20.89%) Automated Testing
18 136 (19.46%) HP UFT
19 129 (18.45%) Functional Testing
20 107 (15.31%) Scrum
21 104 (14.88%) Regression Testing
22 102 (14.59%) TDD
22 102 (14.59%) Manual Testing
23 93 (13.30%) .NET
24 91 (13.02%) JIRA
25 89 (12.73%) Microsoft
26 88 (12.59%) HP
27 85 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
28 83 (11.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
29 82 (11.73%) SoapUI

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 12 (1.72%) Node.js
2 6 (0.86%) Confluence
3 3 (0.43%) IIS
4 1 (0.14%) CMS
4 1 (0.14%) JBoss
4 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.43%) SaaS
2 5 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) IaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.72%) VoIP
2 7 (1.00%) Broadband
3 5 (0.72%) Internet
4 2 (0.29%) HTTP
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.14%) SSH
5 1 (0.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.29%) MySQL
3 12 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.29%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.14%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.00%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.00%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.86%) Big Data
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 484 (69.24%) Selenium
2 210 (30.04%) WebDriver
3 166 (23.75%) Cucumber
4 136 (19.46%) HP UFT
5 91 (13.02%) JIRA
6 82 (11.73%) SoapUI
7 77 (11.02%) SpecFlow
8 64 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 56 (8.01%) Jenkins
10 42 (6.01%) JMeter
11 31 (4.43%) JUnit
12 29 (4.15%) Git (software)
13 24 (3.43%) Appium
14 22 (3.15%) NUnit
15 16 (2.29%) Selenium IDE
15 16 (2.29%) Subversion
15 16 (2.29%) Visual Studio
16 15 (2.15%) JBehave
17 13 (1.86%) Bugzilla
17 13 (1.86%) Protractor
General
1 193 (27.61%) Finance
2 45 (6.44%) Law
3 40 (5.72%) Banking
4 30 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.72%) Games
6 22 (3.15%) Retail
7 20 (2.86%) Marketing
8 8 (1.14%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.00%) Electronics
9 7 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.86%) Automotive
11 3 (0.43%) Advertising
11 3 (0.43%) Back Office
11 3 (0.43%) Front Office
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (13.30%) .NET
2 76 (10.87%) SOAP
3 44 (6.29%) XML
4 43 (6.15%) Gherkin
5 41 (5.87%) Web Services
6 33 (4.72%) REST
7 26 (3.72%) HTML
8 17 (2.43%) CSS
9 16 (2.29%) ASP.NET
10 13 (1.86%) AngularJS
10 13 (1.86%) JSON
11 12 (1.72%) J2EE
11 12 (1.72%) Middleware
11 12 (1.72%) RESTful
12 8 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (1.00%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.86%) Ajax
15 5 (0.72%) Java EE
15 5 (0.72%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (0.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.29%) Mobile App
3 17 (2.43%) Computer Science
4 11 (1.57%) Fintech
5 8 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (0.86%) Online Games
7 5 (0.72%) Wiki
8 4 (0.57%) Social Media
9 3 (0.43%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.43%) Replication
9 3 (0.43%) User Experience
10 2 (0.29%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.29%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.29%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.29%) Derivative
10 2 (0.29%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.29%) iPad
10 2 (0.29%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.29%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.15%) Windows
2 46 (6.58%) Unix
3 34 (4.86%) Linux
4 9 (1.29%) Solaris
5 8 (1.14%) Android
5 8 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.43%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.29%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (36.91%) Automation Testing
3 217 (31.04%) Test Automation
4 181 (25.89%) BDD
5 175 (25.04%) Test Scripting
6 162 (23.18%) Software Testing
7 146 (20.89%) Automated Testing
8 129 (18.45%) Functional Testing
9 107 (15.31%) Scrum
10 104 (14.88%) Regression Testing
11 102 (14.59%) Manual Testing
11 102 (14.59%) TDD
12 85 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
13 69 (9.87%) Test Strategy
14 64 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
15 60 (8.58%) Waterfall
16 59 (8.44%) Performance Testing
17 58 (8.30%) Mentoring
18 56 (8.01%) SDLC
19 54 (7.73%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 232 (33.19%) C#
2 212 (30.33%) SQL
3 209 (29.90%) Java
4 59 (8.44%) Ruby
5 47 (6.72%) Python
6 41 (5.87%) JavaScript
7 33 (4.72%) VB
8 25 (3.58%) Perl
9 23 (3.29%) C++
10 20 (2.86%) VBScript
11 18 (2.58%) PL/SQL
12 16 (2.29%) C
13 12 (1.72%) Scala
13 12 (1.72%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.57%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.43%) VB.NET
16 9 (1.29%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.00%) Groovy
18 3 (0.43%) PHP
18 3 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 213 (30.47%) ISEB
2 204 (29.18%) ISTQB
3 83 (11.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 68 (9.73%) Degree
5 11 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 346 (49.50%) QA
2 6 (0.86%) SDET
3 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) SEPA
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 60 (8.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.57%) Nagios
3 3 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 89 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 88 (12.59%) HP
3 43 (6.15%) Oracle
4 10 (1.43%) SAP
5 9 (1.29%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.14%) WorldPay
7 4 (0.57%) Hitachi
7 4 (0.57%) Rally
8 3 (0.43%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.43%) CA
8 3 (0.43%) Cegedim Rx
9 2 (0.29%) Google
9 2 (0.29%) Murex
9 2 (0.29%) Telerik
10 1 (0.14%) ATG
10 1 (0.14%) IBM
10 1 (0.14%) Sybase
10 1 (0.14%) Tableau
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Game Retail Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury
Nixor
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago