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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 635 631 667
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 304 351 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 256 320 291
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -11.39%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 +29 299 £41,750 +4.37% 40
London -20 96 £50,000 +11.11% 13
South East +82 81 £40,000 +13.47% 7
Yorkshire +49 40 £35,000 +7.69% 5
East Sussex +31 32 £45,000 +50.00% 3
East of England +36 30 £35,000 - 2
Brighton +21 24 £30,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +24 23 £41,250 +6.45% 3
South West +21 19 £36,500 +12.30% 3
Leeds +31 17 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Suffolk +4 16 £35,000 -6.66%
West Midlands -4 16 £32,500 - 4
Surrey +35 15 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Ipswich +14 14 £35,000 -6.66%
North West +7 14 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +31 12 £35,000 +2.94%
Manchester 0 11 £32,500 +6.55% 4
Hampshire +5 10 £32,000 +16.36% 1
Aylesbury - 10 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire +28 8 £32,000 -1.53%
Hertfordshire +24 8 £50,000 +17.64%
York - 8 £32,000 -
Berkshire +11 7 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Bristol +9 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Gloucestershire +6 6 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Birmingham -12 6 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Coventry +8 5 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £38,750 +16.54% 1
East Yorkshire - 5 £34,250 - 2
Cheltenham - 5 £55,000 - 1

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 450 (67.98%) Selenium
2 396 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
3 330 (49.85%) QA
4 256 (38.67%) Automation Testing
5 232 (35.05%) Java
6 225 (33.99%) C#
7 221 (33.38%) SQL
8 201 (30.36%) ISEB
9 199 (30.06%) ISTQB
9 199 (30.06%) WebDriver
10 188 (28.40%) Test Automation
11 177 (26.74%) Finance
12 174 (26.28%) BDD
13 173 (26.13%) Cucumber
14 171 (25.83%) Test Scripting
15 161 (24.32%) Software Testing
16 153 (23.11%) Automated Testing
17 135 (20.39%) Functional Testing
18 132 (19.94%) Regression Testing
19 127 (19.18%) HP UFT
20 115 (17.37%) Scrum
20 115 (17.37%) TDD
21 107 (16.16%) Manual Testing
22 95 (14.35%) .NET
23 92 (13.90%) JIRA
24 91 (13.75%) Microsoft
25 89 (13.44%) HP
26 82 (12.39%) SoapUI
27 78 (11.78%) Degree
27 78 (11.78%) Continuous Integration

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 13 (1.96%) Confluence
2 8 (1.21%) IIS
3 1 (0.15%) JBoss
3 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.27%) SaaS
2 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.96%) VoIP
2 6 (0.91%) HTTP
3 5 (0.76%) Broadband
4 4 (0.60%) Internet
5 2 (0.30%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.30%) SSH
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) Telnet
6 1 (0.15%) Extranet
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.83%) MySQL
3 14 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.66%) Data Mining
5 10 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.36%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.91%) Big Data
7 6 (0.91%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.91%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 450 (67.98%) Selenium
2 199 (30.06%) WebDriver
3 173 (26.13%) Cucumber
4 127 (19.18%) HP UFT
5 92 (13.90%) JIRA
6 82 (12.39%) SoapUI
7 72 (10.88%) SpecFlow
8 62 (9.37%) Jenkins
9 58 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 55 (8.31%) JMeter
11 30 (4.53%) Git (software)
12 28 (4.23%) JUnit
13 25 (3.78%) Appium
14 23 (3.47%) NUnit
15 20 (3.02%) Hudson
16 18 (2.72%) NeoLoad
17 16 (2.42%) TeamCity
18 14 (2.11%) JBehave
18 14 (2.11%) Selenium IDE
18 14 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 177 (26.74%) Finance
2 24 (3.63%) Banking
3 23 (3.47%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.32%) Games
5 19 (2.87%) Marketing
6 17 (2.57%) Law
7 14 (2.11%) Retail
8 6 (0.91%) Automotive
8 6 (0.91%) Electronics
8 6 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.76%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.45%) Advertising
10 3 (0.45%) Back Office
10 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (14.35%) .NET
2 70 (10.57%) SOAP
3 42 (6.34%) XML
4 41 (6.19%) Web Services
5 39 (5.89%) REST
6 36 (5.44%) HTML
7 29 (4.38%) Gherkin
8 19 (2.87%) CSS
9 16 (2.42%) J2EE
10 14 (2.11%) Node.js
11 12 (1.81%) .NET Framework
12 10 (1.51%) Java EE
12 10 (1.51%) Spring
13 9 (1.36%) Ajax
13 9 (1.36%) JSON
13 9 (1.36%) RESTful
13 9 (1.36%) WebSphere MQ
14 8 (1.21%) ASP.NET
14 8 (1.21%) Hibernate
14 8 (1.21%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.53%) Mobile App
2 26 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 12 (1.81%) Online Games
5 10 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.06%) iPad
8 6 (0.91%) Wiki
9 5 (0.76%) Fintech
9 5 (0.76%) Replication
9 5 (0.76%) User Experience
10 4 (0.60%) Social Media
11 3 (0.45%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.45%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.45%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.45%) Derivative
11 3 (0.45%) OTC Derivatives
12 2 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.30%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (8.16%) Windows
2 52 (7.85%) Unix
3 31 (4.68%) Linux
4 10 (1.51%) Android
4 10 (1.51%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.36%) Solaris
6 6 (0.91%) Windows NT
6 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.60%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.45%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (38.67%) Automation Testing
3 188 (28.40%) Test Automation
4 174 (26.28%) BDD
5 171 (25.83%) Test Scripting
6 161 (24.32%) Software Testing
7 153 (23.11%) Automated Testing
8 135 (20.39%) Functional Testing
9 132 (19.94%) Regression Testing
10 115 (17.37%) Scrum
10 115 (17.37%) TDD
11 107 (16.16%) Manual Testing
12 78 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
13 77 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
14 62 (9.37%) Performance Testing
15 55 (8.31%) SDLC
15 55 (8.31%) Test Strategy
16 53 (8.01%) Waterfall
17 52 (7.85%) Defect Management
18 50 (7.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (35.05%) Java
2 225 (33.99%) C#
3 221 (33.38%) SQL
4 55 (8.31%) Ruby
5 52 (7.85%) Python
6 47 (7.10%) JavaScript
7 44 (6.65%) VB
8 32 (4.83%) C++
9 24 (3.63%) VBScript
10 23 (3.47%) Perl
11 22 (3.32%) C
12 13 (1.96%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.81%) Scala
13 12 (1.81%) T-SQL
13 12 (1.81%) VB.NET
14 10 (1.51%) PHP
15 9 (1.36%) Groovy
16 6 (0.91%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.91%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 201 (30.36%) ISEB
2 199 (30.06%) ISTQB
3 78 (11.78%) Degree
4 70 (10.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (2.57%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (49.85%) QA
2 9 (1.36%) SDET
3 2 (0.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (0.60%) Docker
2 3 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 62 (9.37%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.91%) CA Service Virtualization
3 4 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 91 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 89 (13.44%) HP
3 40 (6.04%) Oracle
4 9 (1.36%) Atlassian
4 9 (1.36%) Red Hat
4 9 (1.36%) SAP
5 8 (1.21%) Rally
6 6 (0.91%) CA
7 4 (0.60%) Hitachi
8 3 (0.45%) Cegedim Rx
9 2 (0.30%) IBM
9 2 (0.30%) Murex
9 2 (0.30%) Telerik
9 2 (0.30%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.15%) Google
10 1 (0.15%) Sybase
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Reed Business Information
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Altrincham
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Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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Woking
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
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London
Client Server
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London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
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Client Server
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