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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 611 638 691
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 318 344 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 288 322 266
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
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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 +36 308 £40,000 -5.32% 41
South East +91 93 £42,000 +12.00% 7
London -8 81 £48,750 +2.63% 13
Yorkshire +50 56 £37,500 - 7
Surrey +48 47 £47,500 +11.76% 1
West Yorkshire +34 36 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Leeds +32 27 £37,500 - 4
West Midlands -8 21 £39,000 +20.00% 1
East Sussex +21 20 £35,000 - 1
Brighton +28 17 £30,000 -
South West -16 16 £34,000 +13.33% 6
Birmingham -20 16 £39,000 +20.00% 1
North West +6 15 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Manchester -12 13 £32,500 -18.75% 2
City of London +39 12 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Chertsey - 12 £47,500 -
East of England +1 11 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Berkshire +17 9 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Reigate +14 9 £45,000 +5.88%
North East +12 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Tyne and Wear +4 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bradford - 8 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire +11 7 £32,000 +4.91% 2
East Midlands +8 7 £40,000 +14.28%
East Yorkshire - 7 £34,250 -
Woking - 7 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £45,000 +33.33%
Nottinghamshire -7 6 £40,000 +11.11%

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 441 (70.67%) Selenium
2 378 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
3 308 (49.36%) QA
4 228 (36.54%) C#
5 226 (36.22%) Java
6 217 (34.78%) SQL
7 214 (34.29%) Automation Testing
8 196 (31.41%) ISTQB
9 191 (30.61%) Test Scripting
10 186 (29.81%) Test Automation
11 185 (29.65%) ISEB
12 184 (29.49%) WebDriver
13 179 (28.69%) Automated Testing
14 173 (27.72%) BDD
15 162 (25.96%) Cucumber
16 158 (25.32%) Software Testing
17 154 (24.68%) Finance
18 137 (21.96%) Scrum
19 136 (21.79%) .NET
20 130 (20.83%) TDD
21 128 (20.51%) Regression Testing
22 112 (17.95%) Manual Testing
23 106 (16.99%) Functional Testing
24 99 (15.87%) JIRA
25 93 (14.90%) SoapUI
26 92 (14.74%) HP UFT
27 80 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
28 78 (12.50%) SpecFlow
29 70 (11.22%) SDLC
30 68 (10.90%) Microsoft

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 17 (2.72%) Confluence
2 9 (1.44%) IIS
3 2 (0.32%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.16%) Documentum
4 1 (0.16%) JBoss
4 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.28%) HTTP
2 6 (0.96%) VoIP
3 4 (0.64%) Internet
3 4 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.32%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.32%) SSH
4 2 (0.32%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.61%) MySQL
3 11 (1.76%) Data Mining
4 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.48%) Big Data
7 3 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.48%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 441 (70.67%) Selenium
2 184 (29.49%) WebDriver
3 162 (25.96%) Cucumber
4 99 (15.87%) JIRA
5 93 (14.90%) SoapUI
6 92 (14.74%) HP UFT
7 78 (12.50%) SpecFlow
8 63 (10.10%) Jenkins
9 58 (9.29%) JMeter
10 57 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (5.13%) JUnit
12 29 (4.65%) Git (software)
13 26 (4.17%) NUnit
14 22 (3.53%) Appium
14 22 (3.53%) Selenium IDE
15 21 (3.37%) NeoLoad
16 20 (3.21%) Hudson
16 20 (3.21%) Visual Studio
17 19 (3.04%) TeamCity
18 17 (2.72%) TestNG
General
1 154 (24.68%) Finance
2 25 (4.01%) Banking
3 16 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.40%) Games
5 10 (1.60%) Retail
6 6 (0.96%) Marketing
7 5 (0.80%) Automotive
8 4 (0.64%) Back Office
9 3 (0.48%) Electronics
9 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.48%) Law
9 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.32%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (21.79%) .NET
2 55 (8.81%) HTML
3 49 (7.85%) SOAP
4 36 (5.77%) REST
5 29 (4.65%) CSS
5 29 (4.65%) Web Services
6 24 (3.85%) XML
7 18 (2.88%) .NET Framework
7 18 (2.88%) ASP.NET
8 16 (2.56%) Gherkin
9 14 (2.24%) Node.js
10 10 (1.60%) Hibernate
10 10 (1.60%) Java EE
10 10 (1.60%) Spring
10 10 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (1.44%) Ajax
11 9 (1.44%) J2EE
11 9 (1.44%) JMS
12 4 (0.64%) React
12 4 (0.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 20 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.40%) Client/Server
5 11 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (1.76%) iPad
5 11 (1.76%) Online Games
6 9 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.28%) Derivative
7 8 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.12%) Replication
9 5 (0.80%) Equities
9 5 (0.80%) User Experience
10 4 (0.64%) Fintech
10 4 (0.64%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.64%) Online Banking
10 4 (0.64%) Social Media
11 3 (0.48%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.48%) PMI
11 3 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.21%) Unix
2 34 (5.45%) Windows
3 23 (3.69%) Linux
4 14 (2.24%) Android
4 14 (2.24%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.96%) Windows NT
5 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.48%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.32%) Solaris
8 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (34.29%) Automation Testing
3 191 (30.61%) Test Scripting
4 186 (29.81%) Test Automation
5 179 (28.69%) Automated Testing
6 173 (27.72%) BDD
7 158 (25.32%) Software Testing
8 137 (21.96%) Scrum
9 130 (20.83%) TDD
10 128 (20.51%) Regression Testing
11 112 (17.95%) Manual Testing
12 106 (16.99%) Functional Testing
13 80 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
14 70 (11.22%) SDLC
15 53 (8.49%) Performance Testing
16 50 (8.01%) Test Strategy
17 49 (7.85%) Integration Testing
18 47 (7.53%) Defect Management
18 47 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
19 42 (6.73%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 228 (36.54%) C#
2 226 (36.22%) Java
3 217 (34.78%) SQL
4 62 (9.94%) JavaScript
5 43 (6.89%) VB
6 40 (6.41%) Ruby
7 37 (5.93%) Python
8 29 (4.65%) C++
9 21 (3.37%) VB.NET
10 18 (2.88%) PHP
11 17 (2.72%) C
12 13 (2.08%) VBScript
13 11 (1.76%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.76%) Perl
14 9 (1.44%) Groovy
14 9 (1.44%) Scala
15 8 (1.28%) XPath
16 6 (0.96%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.48%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 196 (31.41%) ISTQB
2 185 (29.65%) ISEB
3 67 (10.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 54 (8.65%) Degree
5 14 (2.24%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.80%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.48%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 308 (49.36%) QA
2 7 (1.12%) SDET
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (0.64%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (8.49%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.96%) CA Service Virtualization
3 4 (0.64%) Nagios
4 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 68 (10.90%) Microsoft
2 61 (9.78%) HP
3 29 (4.65%) Oracle
4 19 (3.04%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.44%) Rally
6 6 (0.96%) CA
6 6 (0.96%) SAP
7 4 (0.64%) Hitachi
7 4 (0.64%) Progress
8 2 (0.32%) IBM
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.16%) EMC
9 1 (0.16%) Murex
9 1 (0.16%) Pega
9 1 (0.16%) Sybase
9 1 (0.16%) Telerik
Warrington
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum c£35,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: free parking, pension, bonus etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
York
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Bens inc. Flexi Time
Posted: 14 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £28,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago