The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 767 806 818
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 152 68 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.061% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.065% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 127 60 86
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 2014 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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +47 143 £45,000 +12.50% 12
London -16 68 £47,500 -5.00% 6
South East +29 46 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Yorkshire -14 29 £33,000 -17.50% 4
Leeds -6 27 £33,000 -17.50% 4
West Yorkshire -19 27 £33,000 -17.50% 4
Surrey +26 25 £47,500 +35.71%
Guildford - 13 £47,500 -
Croydon - 13 £47,500 -
Reigate - 13 £47,500 -
City of London -12 12 £45,000 -13.46% 2
Berkshire - 11 £45,000 -
Reading - 11 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
East of England -17 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Aldershot - 5 £50,000 -
East Midlands -19 4 £40,000 +8.10% 1
South West 0 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Essex - 3 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £31,500 - 1
Winchester - 3 £33,750 -
Scotland - 3 £31,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 2 - -
Peterborough +4 2 - -
Bristol -4 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -7 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Northamptonshire -12 2 £39,250 +6.08% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £33,500 -
Brentwood - 2 £40,000 -
York - 2 £33,500 -

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 166 (75.45%) Selenium
2 106 (48.18%) SQL
3 84 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (37.27%) QA
5 80 (36.36%) C#
5 80 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 71 (32.27%) ISEB
7 69 (31.36%) Java
8 66 (30.00%) Test Scripting
9 65 (29.55%) Automation Testing
10 64 (29.09%) WebDriver
11 49 (22.27%) .NET
12 48 (21.82%) Finance
13 46 (20.91%) Degree
14 41 (18.64%) Jenkins
15 39 (17.73%) HTML
15 39 (17.73%) Web Services
16 38 (17.27%) CSS
16 38 (17.27%) Microsoft
17 37 (16.82%) QuickTest Pro
17 37 (16.82%) Software Testing
17 37 (16.82%) BDD
18 36 (16.36%) Ruby
18 36 (16.36%) E-Commerce
19 35 (15.91%) JavaScript
20 33 (15.00%) Scrum
21 32 (14.55%) TestComplete
22 31 (14.09%) OO
23 30 (13.64%) Visual Studio
23 30 (13.64%) Continuous Integration

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 10 (4.55%) IIS
2 2 (0.91%) Documentum
3 1 (0.45%) CMS
3 1 (0.45%) Mule
3 1 (0.45%) Confluence
3 1 (0.45%) Node.js
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (9.09%) Magento
2 9 (4.09%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.45%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.91%) MySQL
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.45%) Redis
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 166 (75.45%) Selenium
2 64 (29.09%) WebDriver
3 41 (18.64%) Jenkins
4 37 (16.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 32 (14.55%) TestComplete
6 30 (13.64%) Visual Studio
7 29 (13.18%) JMeter
7 29 (13.18%) Cucumber
8 20 (9.09%) WinRunner
9 17 (7.73%) Hudson
10 16 (7.27%) Ranorex
11 13 (5.91%) FitNesse
12 12 (5.45%) Subversion
12 12 (5.45%) Git (software)
12 12 (5.45%) RSpec
13 11 (5.00%) Firebug
13 11 (5.00%) Fiddler
14 10 (4.55%) SpecFlow
15 6 (2.73%) JIRA
16 5 (2.27%) WATIR
General
1 48 (21.82%) Finance
2 17 (7.73%) Retail
3 15 (6.82%) Marketing
4 12 (5.45%) Publishing
5 7 (3.18%) Banking
6 4 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (22.27%) .NET
2 39 (17.73%) HTML
2 39 (17.73%) Web Services
3 38 (17.27%) CSS
4 18 (8.18%) XML
4 18 (8.18%) .NET Framework
5 12 (5.45%) Gherkin
6 11 (5.00%) JSON
6 11 (5.00%) Ajax
7 6 (2.73%) SOAP
7 6 (2.73%) REST
8 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.45%) J2EE
9 1 (0.45%) WCF
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 19 (8.64%) Client/Server
3 12 (5.45%) Open Source
3 12 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.55%) Spread Betting
5 5 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.36%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.45%) Social Network
7 1 (0.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.64%) Apple iOS
2 16 (7.27%) Linux
3 6 (2.73%) Windows
4 4 (1.82%) UNIX
5 2 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 66 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 65 (29.55%) Automation Testing
5 37 (16.82%) BDD
5 37 (16.82%) Software Testing
6 36 (16.36%) E-Commerce
7 33 (15.00%) Scrum
8 31 (14.09%) OO
9 30 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (13.18%) Automated Testing
11 28 (12.73%) Performance Testing
11 28 (12.73%) Test Strategy
12 25 (11.36%) Manual Testing
12 25 (11.36%) Analytics
13 16 (7.27%) User Stories
13 16 (7.27%) RAD
14 15 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (6.82%) Web Testing
15 14 (6.36%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (48.18%) SQL
2 80 (36.36%) C#
3 69 (31.36%) Java
4 36 (16.36%) Ruby
5 35 (15.91%) JavaScript
6 27 (12.27%) PHP
7 13 (5.91%) Python
8 12 (5.45%) VBScript
9 8 (3.64%) VB
10 6 (2.73%) C++
11 3 (1.36%) Perl
12 2 (0.91%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) C
13 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.45%) Clojure
13 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (32.27%) ISEB
2 46 (20.91%) Degree
3 20 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 12 (5.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (37.27%) QA
System Software
1 20 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 10 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (5.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.82%) Oracle
3 12 (5.45%) SAP
4 11 (5.00%) HP
5 10 (4.55%) JD Edwards
5 10 (4.55%) VMware
6 4 (1.82%) Citrix
7 2 (0.91%) T-Plan
8 1 (0.45%) SOASTA, Inc
8 1 (0.45%) Telerik
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe
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Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Comprehensive beneifts package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Comprehensive benefits package and
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Brentford, Middlesex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus and excellent bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + additional benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
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City of London
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Leeds
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Salary: £38k per year + Excellent Benefits
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Swansea
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Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum
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