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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 616 664 649
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 354 318 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 330 273 330
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,126 £31,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £53,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%

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
99560 107062 114531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.23% 96.48% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83662 87327 92673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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 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 +45 328 £40,000 - 33
London +24 125 £50,000 +11.11% 11
South East +31 60 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Yorkshire +9 50 £38,000 +8.57% 6
West Yorkshire +14 38 £38,000 +8.57% 5
Leeds +1 32 £37,750 +7.85% 5
East of England +26 30 £35,000 - 2
Surrey 0 23 £31,500 -6.66% 1
West Midlands -13 20 £38,750 +10.71% 2
City of London +32 19 £48,750 +14.70% 3
North West +26 19 £40,000 +25.00% 3
North Yorkshire +10 19 £32,500 - 1
York +4 19 £32,500 - 1
Manchester +20 17 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Hertfordshire +27 16 £33,750 -28.94%
Walton-on-Thames - 13 £31,500 - 1
Hampshire +22 12 £37,500 +15.38% 3
South West -7 12 £39,500 +12.85% 3
Harrogate +13 10 £36,250 +11.53%
West Sussex -4 10 £35,000 -17.64%
Bradford - 10 £36,250 -
Suffolk - 10 £35,000 - 1
Wales +10 9 £31,262 +11.65% 1
Ipswich - 9 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire +27 8 £40,000 +25.00%
South Yorkshire +16 8 £40,000 +6.66%
South Wales +13 8 £30,631 +9.39% 1
Warrington - 8 £40,000 -
Stockport +15 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Birmingham -10 7 £40,000 +14.28%

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 473 (67.57%) Selenium
2 409 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
3 338 (48.29%) QA
4 251 (35.86%) Automation Testing
5 239 (34.14%) C#
6 229 (32.71%) Test Automation
7 217 (31.00%) ISEB
8 212 (30.29%) Java
9 211 (30.14%) SQL
10 208 (29.71%) ISTQB
10 208 (29.71%) WebDriver
11 195 (27.86%) Finance
12 186 (26.57%) Test Scripting
13 182 (26.00%) BDD
14 172 (24.57%) Software Testing
15 158 (22.57%) Cucumber
16 133 (19.00%) Automated Testing
16 133 (19.00%) HP UFT
17 120 (17.14%) Functional Testing
18 102 (14.57%) Scrum
19 100 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 98 (14.00%) Manual Testing
21 95 (13.57%) .NET
21 95 (13.57%) TDD
22 94 (13.43%) JIRA
23 93 (13.29%) User Acceptance Testing
24 90 (12.86%) Regression Testing
25 87 (12.43%) Microsoft
26 73 (10.43%) HP
27 71 (10.14%) SpecFlow

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 11 (1.57%) Node.js
2 4 (0.57%) Confluence
3 2 (0.29%) IIS
3 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.14%) SaaS
2 6 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.29%) VoIP
2 7 (1.00%) Broadband
3 6 (0.86%) Internet
4 3 (0.43%) HTTP
4 3 (0.43%) PuTTY
4 3 (0.43%) SSH
4 3 (0.43%) Telnet
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.00%) MySQL
3 12 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.86%) Big Data
8 4 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 473 (67.57%) Selenium
2 208 (29.71%) WebDriver
3 158 (22.57%) Cucumber
4 133 (19.00%) HP UFT
5 94 (13.43%) JIRA
6 71 (10.14%) SpecFlow
7 69 (9.86%) SoapUI
8 66 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 55 (7.86%) Jenkins
10 32 (4.57%) Git (software)
11 30 (4.29%) JMeter
11 30 (4.29%) JUnit
12 21 (3.00%) Appium
12 21 (3.00%) NUnit
13 17 (2.43%) Subversion
14 16 (2.29%) Selenium IDE
15 14 (2.00%) Bugzilla
15 14 (2.00%) Visual Studio
16 13 (1.86%) WATIR
17 12 (1.71%) Hudson
General
1 195 (27.86%) Finance
2 51 (7.29%) Law
3 41 (5.86%) Banking
4 34 (4.86%) Retail
4 34 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.57%) Games
6 19 (2.71%) Marketing
7 8 (1.14%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.00%) Electronics
8 7 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.71%) Automotive
10 4 (0.57%) Advertising
10 4 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.57%) Front Office
11 3 (0.43%) Back Office
12 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Legal
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (13.57%) .NET
2 69 (9.86%) SOAP
3 52 (7.43%) Gherkin
4 47 (6.71%) Web Services
5 45 (6.43%) XML
6 31 (4.43%) REST
7 26 (3.71%) HTML
8 22 (3.14%) ASP.NET
9 19 (2.71%) CSS
10 14 (2.00%) JSON
11 13 (1.86%) AngularJS
11 13 (1.86%) RESTful
12 12 (1.71%) Middleware
13 10 (1.43%) J2EE
14 8 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (0.86%) Ajax
16 5 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (0.71%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (0.71%) React
17 2 (0.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.71%) Mobile App
3 15 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.43%) Fintech
4 10 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.14%) Hedge funds
6 6 (0.86%) Algorithms
6 6 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.71%) Derivative
7 5 (0.71%) Equities
7 5 (0.71%) Wiki
8 4 (0.57%) User Experience
9 3 (0.43%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.43%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.43%) PMI
9 3 (0.43%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.43%) Replication
9 3 (0.43%) Social Media
10 2 (0.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 48 (6.86%) Windows
2 43 (6.14%) Unix
3 29 (4.14%) Linux
4 14 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.43%) Android
6 9 (1.29%) Solaris
7 8 (1.14%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.43%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (35.86%) Automation Testing
3 229 (32.71%) Test Automation
4 186 (26.57%) Test Scripting
5 182 (26.00%) BDD
6 172 (24.57%) Software Testing
7 133 (19.00%) Automated Testing
8 120 (17.14%) Functional Testing
9 102 (14.57%) Scrum
10 98 (14.00%) Manual Testing
11 95 (13.57%) TDD
12 93 (13.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 90 (12.86%) Regression Testing
14 68 (9.71%) Test Strategy
15 66 (9.43%) SDLC
16 64 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
16 64 (9.14%) Mentoring
17 57 (8.14%) Performance Testing
18 56 (8.00%) Waterfall
19 54 (7.71%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 239 (34.14%) C#
2 212 (30.29%) Java
3 211 (30.14%) SQL
4 59 (8.43%) Ruby
5 41 (5.86%) Python
6 36 (5.14%) JavaScript
7 29 (4.14%) Perl
8 24 (3.43%) VB
9 21 (3.00%) C++
10 16 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.14%) VBScript
12 12 (1.71%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.71%) C
12 12 (1.71%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.57%) Scala
14 9 (1.29%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.14%) Groovy
16 7 (1.00%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.43%) VB6
17 3 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 217 (31.00%) ISEB
2 208 (29.71%) ISTQB
3 100 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 64 (9.14%) Degree
5 10 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) HND
9 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 338 (48.29%) QA
2 6 (0.86%) SDET
3 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (7.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 73 (10.43%) HP
3 42 (6.00%) Oracle
4 10 (1.43%) WorldPay
5 9 (1.29%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.14%) SAP
7 3 (0.43%) Cegedim Rx
7 3 (0.43%) Google
8 2 (0.29%) ATG
8 2 (0.29%) Murex
8 2 (0.29%) Telerik
8 2 (0.29%) VMware
9 1 (0.14%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.14%) IBM
9 1 (0.14%) Rally
9 1 (0.14%) Sybase
9 1 (0.14%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £25500 - £35500 per annum + 34 Days Holiday + Generous Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,500 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £300/Day
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £46000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago