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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 784 794 841
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 118 144 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 101 135 32
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 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £43,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +15.13%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £27,000 £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 3 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 3 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 -3 113 £40,000 -11.11% 14
London +3 57 £45,250 -4.73% 5
City of London +31 21 £45,000 - 1
North West +13 18 £37,500 - 1
Lancashire - 12 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +5 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
South West - 10 £35,500 - 2
Preston - 10 £37,500 -
Bristol - 8 £36,750 - 2
West Yorkshire +4 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Leeds +4 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East of England +5 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North Yorkshire +4 4 £32,500 +14.03%
Croydon -2 4 - -
South East -36 4 £44,250 -5.34% 1
West Midlands - 4 £37,500 - 1
Scotland - 4 £40,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £40,500 - 1
Harrogate - 4 £32,500 -
East Midlands +4 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Manchester +2 3 £31,750 -15.33%
Nottinghamshire +1 3 £37,500 - 1
Nottingham -4 3 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Suffolk -7 2 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Surrey -19 2 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Chorley - 2 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £37,500 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £41,250 -

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 164 (69.49%) Selenium
2 130 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (51.69%) Java
4 96 (40.68%) QA
5 91 (38.56%) Test Automation
6 90 (38.14%) WebDriver
7 86 (36.44%) Finance
8 73 (30.93%) Automation Testing
9 69 (29.24%) SQL
10 67 (28.39%) C#
11 56 (23.73%) Automated Testing
12 53 (22.46%) HP UFT
13 51 (21.61%) BDD
14 45 (19.07%) Test Scripting
15 42 (17.80%) Cucumber
16 41 (17.37%) Scrum
17 37 (15.68%) Manual Testing
18 36 (15.25%) Software Testing
19 33 (13.98%) ISEB
20 31 (13.14%) JIRA
21 30 (12.71%) TDD
22 28 (11.86%) ISTQB
23 27 (11.44%) HTML
24 26 (11.02%) Oracle
24 26 (11.02%) Web Services
24 26 (11.02%) Regression Testing
25 25 (10.59%) XML
26 23 (9.75%) E-Commerce
26 23 (9.75%) SDLC
27 22 (9.32%) Continuous Integration

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (2.54%) Confluence
2 5 (2.12%) Node.js
3 2 (0.85%) IIS
3 2 (0.85%) JBoss
3 2 (0.85%) CMS
3 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (5.08%) MS Office
2 6 (2.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) CTI
2 1 (0.42%) Network Security
2 1 (0.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.12%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.69%) Redis
3 4 (1.69%) MySQL
3 4 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.42%) Big Data
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 164 (69.49%) Selenium
2 90 (38.14%) WebDriver
3 53 (22.46%) HP UFT
4 42 (17.80%) Cucumber
5 31 (13.14%) JIRA
6 22 (9.32%) JUnit
6 22 (9.32%) TestNG
7 21 (8.90%) Jenkins
8 19 (8.05%) Eclipse
9 16 (6.78%) SpecFlow
10 14 (5.93%) Firebug
11 13 (5.51%) Subversion
12 11 (4.66%) NUnit
12 11 (4.66%) IntelliJ
12 11 (4.66%) Git (software)
13 10 (4.24%) Maven
14 9 (3.81%) Selenium IDE
15 8 (3.39%) FitNesse
15 8 (3.39%) Rational Robot
15 8 (3.39%) JMeter
General
1 86 (36.44%) Finance
2 18 (7.63%) Law
3 17 (7.20%) Banking
3 17 (7.20%) Retail
4 12 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.81%) Games
6 8 (3.39%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 2 (0.85%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.44%) HTML
2 26 (11.02%) Web Services
3 25 (10.59%) XML
4 22 (9.32%) .NET
5 8 (3.39%) CSS
6 6 (2.54%) RESTful
7 5 (2.12%) SOAP
7 5 (2.12%) Ajax
7 5 (2.12%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.69%) JSP
8 4 (1.69%) Servlets
8 4 (1.69%) jQuery
9 3 (1.27%) Gherkin
9 3 (1.27%) JSON
10 2 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.85%) Dojo
10 2 (0.85%) Java EE
10 2 (0.85%) JMS
10 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.85%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.51%) Computer Science
2 11 (4.66%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.85%) NHS
5 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.42%) Social Network
6 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.90%) Windows
1 21 (8.90%) Linux
2 19 (8.05%) UNIX
3 5 (2.12%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.69%) Android
5 2 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (38.56%) Test Automation
3 73 (30.93%) Automation Testing
4 56 (23.73%) Automated Testing
5 51 (21.61%) BDD
6 45 (19.07%) Test Scripting
7 41 (17.37%) Scrum
8 37 (15.68%) Manual Testing
9 36 (15.25%) Software Testing
10 30 (12.71%) TDD
11 26 (11.02%) Regression Testing
12 23 (9.75%) E-Commerce
12 23 (9.75%) SDLC
13 22 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (9.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (8.90%) Open Source
15 17 (7.20%) Test Management
15 17 (7.20%) OO
16 15 (6.36%) Performance Testing
17 14 (5.93%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 122 (51.69%) Java
2 69 (29.24%) SQL
3 67 (28.39%) C#
4 17 (7.20%) Ruby
5 15 (6.36%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.93%) Python
7 8 (3.39%) VB
7 8 (3.39%) PHP
8 7 (2.97%) VBScript
9 5 (2.12%) Perl
9 5 (2.12%) C++
10 4 (1.69%) C
11 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.85%) Korn
12 2 (0.85%) XPath
13 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (13.98%) ISEB
2 28 (11.86%) ISTQB
3 18 (7.63%) Degree
4 16 (6.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (40.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (11.02%) Oracle
2 21 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.12%) HP
4 3 (1.27%) Telerik
4 3 (1.27%) WorldPay
5 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.85%) Tableau
6 1 (0.42%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.42%) Google
6 1 (0.42%) Apple
6 1 (0.42%) IBM
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