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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 767 797 844
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 125 117 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.100% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 106 106 41
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +9.21%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +21 115 £40,000 -11.11% 18
London +19 47 £45,500 -4.21% 8
North West +27 20 £37,500 +3.44% 1
City of London +30 14 £45,500 +1.11% 3
Yorkshire +11 11 £35,000 +28.44% 3
South West -3 11 £37,500 -6.25%
West Midlands - 10 £37,500 - 1
Lancashire - 10 £38,750 -
West Yorkshire +12 9 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Leeds +9 8 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Preston - 8 £38,750 -
East of England -4 7 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 7 £39,500 - 1
Scotland - 7 £39,500 - 1
Bristol - 7 £37,500 -
Manchester +15 5 £32,500 -13.33% 1
East Midlands +8 5 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Suffolk -2 5 £40,000 - 1
Croydon -1 4 - -
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Nottingham - 4 £35,000 - 2
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £39,250 - 1
South East -26 3 £41,000 -8.88% 2
Shropshire - 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £32,500 - 1
Warrington - 3 £32,500 -
Telford - 3 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £32,500 -
Cambridge +20 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 2 - -

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 171 (70.95%) Selenium
2 146 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (51.04%) Java
4 105 (43.57%) QA
5 92 (38.17%) WebDriver
6 91 (37.76%) Test Automation
7 77 (31.95%) Automation Testing
7 77 (31.95%) Finance
8 75 (31.12%) C#
9 70 (29.05%) SQL
10 61 (25.31%) HP UFT
11 53 (21.99%) Automated Testing
12 51 (21.16%) BDD
13 44 (18.26%) Cucumber
14 40 (16.60%) Software Testing
15 39 (16.18%) Test Scripting
16 37 (15.35%) Manual Testing
17 36 (14.94%) Scrum
17 36 (14.94%) ISEB
18 35 (14.52%) ISTQB
19 29 (12.03%) TDD
20 28 (11.62%) Oracle
20 28 (11.62%) JIRA
21 27 (11.20%) HTML
22 26 (10.79%) Windows
23 24 (9.96%) Web Services
23 24 (9.96%) XML
23 24 (9.96%) Regression Testing
24 23 (9.54%) Microsoft
24 23 (9.54%) SDLC

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (2.07%) JBoss
1 5 (2.07%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.24%) Confluence
3 2 (0.83%) CMS
3 2 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (4.56%) MS Office
2 8 (3.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.07%) CTI
2 1 (0.41%) Network Security
2 1 (0.41%) HTTP
2 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.32%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.66%) MySQL
5 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.41%) Big Data
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 171 (70.95%) Selenium
2 92 (38.17%) WebDriver
3 61 (25.31%) HP UFT
4 44 (18.26%) Cucumber
5 28 (11.62%) JIRA
6 22 (9.13%) Jenkins
7 21 (8.71%) TestNG
8 20 (8.30%) Eclipse
9 19 (7.88%) JUnit
9 19 (7.88%) SpecFlow
10 14 (5.81%) Firebug
11 11 (4.56%) IntelliJ
11 11 (4.56%) NUnit
11 11 (4.56%) Subversion
12 10 (4.15%) Maven
13 9 (3.73%) FitNesse
13 9 (3.73%) Rational Robot
14 8 (3.32%) JMeter
14 8 (3.32%) SoapUI
15 7 (2.90%) TestComplete
General
1 77 (31.95%) Finance
2 20 (8.30%) Law
3 16 (6.64%) Retail
4 13 (5.39%) Banking
4 13 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.73%) Games
6 5 (2.07%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Marketing
7 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.83%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.20%) HTML
2 24 (9.96%) Web Services
2 24 (9.96%) XML
3 22 (9.13%) .NET
4 9 (3.73%) CSS
5 7 (2.90%) JSP
5 7 (2.90%) Servlets
6 6 (2.49%) SOAP
6 6 (2.49%) Gherkin
7 5 (2.07%) jQuery
7 5 (2.07%) EJB 3.0
7 5 (2.07%) EJB
7 5 (2.07%) JMS
7 5 (2.07%) Java EE
7 5 (2.07%) Dojo
8 3 (1.24%) JSON
8 3 (1.24%) Ajax
8 3 (1.24%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.24%) RESTful
8 3 (1.24%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.39%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.56%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.83%) NHS
5 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.79%) Windows
2 21 (8.71%) UNIX
3 18 (7.47%) Linux
4 5 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.66%) Android
6 2 (0.83%) Debian
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (37.76%) Test Automation
3 77 (31.95%) Automation Testing
4 53 (21.99%) Automated Testing
5 51 (21.16%) BDD
6 40 (16.60%) Software Testing
7 39 (16.18%) Test Scripting
8 37 (15.35%) Manual Testing
9 36 (14.94%) Scrum
10 29 (12.03%) TDD
11 24 (9.96%) Regression Testing
12 23 (9.54%) SDLC
13 22 (9.13%) E-Commerce
13 22 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (8.71%) OO
15 19 (7.88%) Open Source
16 17 (7.05%) Test Management
17 14 (5.81%) Test Strategy
18 13 (5.39%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 123 (51.04%) Java
2 75 (31.12%) C#
3 70 (29.05%) SQL
4 20 (8.30%) Ruby
5 16 (6.64%) Python
5 16 (6.64%) JavaScript
6 11 (4.56%) VBScript
7 9 (3.73%) PHP
8 8 (3.32%) VB
9 6 (2.49%) C
9 6 (2.49%) Perl
10 4 (1.66%) C++
11 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.83%) Korn
12 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (14.94%) ISEB
2 35 (14.52%) ISTQB
3 22 (9.13%) Degree
4 14 (5.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (43.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 28 (11.62%) Oracle
2 23 (9.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.32%) HP
4 4 (1.66%) WorldPay
5 3 (1.24%) Telerik
6 2 (0.83%) Tableau
6 2 (0.83%) IBM
6 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.41%) Reuters
7 1 (0.41%) BT
7 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.41%) Apple
7 1 (0.41%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.41%) Google
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
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Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Nottingham
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Birmingham
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
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Salary: £28,000 - £33,000 per annum
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