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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Test Analyst
Rank 788 823 816
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 117 56 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.051% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.055% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 106 41 62
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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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 +37 113 £45,000 +5.88% 8
London -23 53 £47,500 +11.11% 3
South East +34 48 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +19 26 £47,500 +5.55%
City of London 0 14 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 14 £45,000 -
East of England 0 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Aldershot - 10 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 7 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 7 £40,000 -
Guildford - 6 £47,500 -
Croydon 0 5 £47,500 -
Reigate -9 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Cwmbran -1 4 £29,500 -15.71%
Torfaen -1 4 £29,500 -15.71%
Wales -8 4 £29,500 -18.05%
South Wales -10 4 £29,500 -18.05%
Farnborough - 3 £55,000 -
Brighton - 3 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 2 - -
Essex -1 2 - -
Cambridge -3 2 - -
Yorkshire -39 2 £27,250 -16.15% 1
Reading - 2 £33,750 -
Berkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Brentwood - 2 - -
North West - 2 £36,250 -
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands -9 1 £32,500 -

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 195 (70.91%) Selenium
2 129 (46.91%) SQL
3 116 (42.18%) Test Automation
4 107 (38.91%) Test Scripting
5 105 (38.18%) Java
6 88 (32.00%) WebDriver
7 76 (27.64%) ISEB
8 73 (26.55%) C#
8 73 (26.55%) Automation Testing
9 72 (26.18%) QA
10 68 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (23.27%) QuickTest Pro
12 59 (21.45%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (20.00%) .NET
13 55 (20.00%) Finance
14 53 (19.27%) JavaScript
14 53 (19.27%) HTML
15 52 (18.91%) CSS
16 50 (18.18%) Performance Testing
17 49 (17.82%) BDD
18 48 (17.45%) Software Testing
19 47 (17.09%) Automated Testing
20 45 (16.36%) Scrum
21 44 (16.00%) ISTQB
22 39 (14.18%) JUnit
23 38 (13.82%) Microsoft
24 37 (13.45%) Visual Studio
24 37 (13.45%) Web Services
25 35 (12.73%) Test Strategy
26 33 (12.00%) Cucumber

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (2.55%) IIS
2 5 (1.82%) Documentum
3 3 (1.09%) Confluence
4 1 (0.36%) Node.js
4 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.36%) Mule
Applications
1 15 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.00%) Magento
2 4 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.45%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Sophis RISQUE
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) DSL
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.73%) MySQL
5 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 195 (70.91%) Selenium
2 88 (32.00%) WebDriver
3 64 (23.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 39 (14.18%) JUnit
5 37 (13.45%) Visual Studio
6 33 (12.00%) Cucumber
7 31 (11.27%) JMeter
8 30 (10.91%) TestNG
9 28 (10.18%) Jenkins
10 22 (8.00%) TestComplete
11 19 (6.91%) Ranorex
12 17 (6.18%) SpecFlow
12 17 (6.18%) WinRunner
13 15 (5.45%) Git (software)
13 15 (5.45%) Selenium IDE
14 13 (4.73%) SoapUI
15 12 (4.36%) Subversion
16 9 (3.27%) Maven
16 9 (3.27%) RSpec
17 8 (2.91%) Hudson
General
1 55 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (4.73%) Law
2 13 (4.73%) Banking
2 13 (4.73%) Retail
3 11 (4.00%) Publishing
4 10 (3.64%) Marketing
5 6 (2.18%) Legal
6 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (20.00%) .NET
2 53 (19.27%) HTML
3 52 (18.91%) CSS
4 37 (13.45%) Web Services
5 19 (6.91%) .NET Framework
6 13 (4.73%) XML
6 13 (4.73%) REST
7 10 (3.64%) Gherkin
8 9 (3.27%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.91%) JSON
9 8 (2.91%) Ajax
10 6 (2.18%) GWT
10 6 (2.18%) Middleware
10 6 (2.18%) SOAP
11 3 (1.09%) RESTful
11 3 (1.09%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.73%) JMS
12 2 (0.73%) Apache Flex
12 2 (0.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.64%) Client/Server
2 18 (6.55%) Mathematics
3 12 (4.36%) Open Source
4 10 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.55%) Spread Betting
6 6 (2.18%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.45%) IPTV
7 4 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.36%) New Media
8 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.36%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.36%) Social Network
8 1 (0.36%) Online Games
8 1 (0.36%) iPhone
8 1 (0.36%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.82%) Apple iOS
2 12 (4.36%) Windows
3 11 (4.00%) Linux
4 7 (2.55%) Android
5 6 (2.18%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (42.18%) Test Automation
2 107 (38.91%) Test Scripting
3 73 (26.55%) Automation Testing
4 68 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (21.45%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 49 (17.82%) BDD
8 48 (17.45%) Software Testing
9 47 (17.09%) Automated Testing
10 45 (16.36%) Scrum
11 35 (12.73%) Test Strategy
12 32 (11.64%) Manual Testing
13 27 (9.82%) E-Commerce
14 23 (8.36%) OO
14 23 (8.36%) Analytics
15 18 (6.55%) SOA
16 17 (6.18%) RAD
17 16 (5.82%) TDD
18 14 (5.09%) User Stories
19 12 (4.36%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (46.91%) SQL
2 105 (38.18%) Java
3 73 (26.55%) C#
4 53 (19.27%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.91%) Ruby
6 23 (8.36%) VBScript
7 20 (7.27%) PHP
8 17 (6.18%) VB
9 14 (5.09%) Python
10 5 (1.82%) Groovy
11 4 (1.45%) Perl
12 3 (1.09%) VBA
13 2 (0.73%) C++
13 2 (0.73%) C
14 1 (0.36%) Scala
14 1 (0.36%) Clojure
14 1 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 76 (27.64%) ISEB
2 44 (16.00%) ISTQB
3 32 (11.64%) Degree
4 12 (4.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.82%) HND
6 2 (0.73%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (26.18%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.91%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (8.73%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.00%) Citrix
3 19 (6.91%) HP
4 18 (6.55%) SAP
5 9 (3.27%) Oracle
6 5 (1.82%) Altiris
6 5 (1.82%) T-Plan
7 4 (1.45%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.09%) VMware
8 3 (1.09%) Splunk
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) IBM
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