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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation Analyst
UK
Rank 641 592 642
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 218 368 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.37% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 189 339 283
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017 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 February 2017. 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 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 -24 204 £39,000 -2.50% 35
South East +23 49 £42,500 +13.33% 10
London -12 39 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East of England +39 34 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Hertfordshire +29 25 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -18 24 £27,500 -21.42% 8
South West +19 21 £35,000 - 2
Surrey +34 18 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Leeds -11 15 £25,000 -28.57% 3
West Yorkshire -18 15 £25,000 -28.57% 3
North West -24 14 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Manchester -33 14 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Stevenage - 11 £40,000 -
Hampshire +32 10 £40,000 +21.21% 4
East Midlands +20 10 £32,900 -22.58% 2
Watford +7 10 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Kent +20 8 £42,000 +40.00%
Tyne and Wear +11 8 £35,000 +7.69%
North East +10 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Wiltshire - 8 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 8 £30,000 - 1
Swindon - 8 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 8 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands +22 7 £36,500 -8.75% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Somerset +2 7 £36,250 +54.25%
Berkshire +31 6 £41,250 -8.33% 2
West Sussex +16 6 £31,500 +0.80% 1
Birmingham +11 6 £36,500 -8.75% 2
Wales +6 6 £35,750 -2.05%

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 346 (70.61%) Selenium
2 316 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (36.73%) C#
4 176 (35.92%) Test Scripting
5 175 (35.71%) QA
6 170 (34.69%) Automation Testing
7 158 (32.24%) ISTQB
7 158 (32.24%) Test Automation
8 148 (30.20%) SQL
9 147 (30.00%) BDD
10 143 (29.18%) ISEB
11 140 (28.57%) Automated Testing
12 134 (27.35%) WebDriver
13 129 (26.33%) Cucumber
14 123 (25.10%) Java
14 123 (25.10%) Scrum
15 115 (23.47%) Finance
16 112 (22.86%) Software Testing
17 111 (22.65%) TDD
18 102 (20.82%) JIRA
18 102 (20.82%) Manual Testing
19 86 (17.55%) .NET
20 83 (16.94%) HP UFT
21 74 (15.10%) Regression Testing
22 69 (14.08%) SoapUI
23 63 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
23 63 (12.86%) SDLC
24 60 (12.24%) SpecFlow
25 56 (11.43%) Microsoft
26 50 (10.20%) Test Strategy

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 23 (4.69%) Confluence
2 7 (1.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.02%) Documentum
4 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.63%) MySQL
3 5 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 346 (70.61%) Selenium
2 134 (27.35%) WebDriver
3 129 (26.33%) Cucumber
4 102 (20.82%) JIRA
5 83 (16.94%) HP UFT
6 69 (14.08%) SoapUI
7 60 (12.24%) SpecFlow
8 49 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 48 (9.80%) Jenkins
9 48 (9.80%) JMeter
10 34 (6.94%) JUnit
11 29 (5.92%) Visual Studio
12 28 (5.71%) Git (software)
13 22 (4.49%) Maven
14 21 (4.29%) NUnit
15 16 (3.27%) LoadRunner
16 13 (2.65%) TestNG
17 11 (2.24%) Appium
17 11 (2.24%) Selenium IDE
18 10 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 115 (23.47%) Finance
2 32 (6.53%) Banking
3 9 (1.84%) Back Office
4 5 (1.02%) Retail
5 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.82%) Investment Banking
5 4 (0.82%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.61%) Marketing
7 2 (0.41%) Front Office
7 2 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.20%) Automotive
8 1 (0.20%) Law
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (17.55%) .NET
2 35 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 22 (4.49%) Web Services
4 17 (3.47%) HTML
5 16 (3.27%) SOAP
6 15 (3.06%) RESTful
7 14 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 14 (2.86%) XML
8 13 (2.65%) REST
9 10 (2.04%) CSS
10 7 (1.43%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.43%) Spring
10 7 (1.43%) WPF
11 6 (1.22%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.02%) Behat
12 5 (1.02%) JSON
12 5 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (0.41%) jQuery
13 2 (0.41%) NumPy
14 1 (0.20%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.24%) iPad
4 11 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.43%) Fixed Income
5 7 (1.43%) NHS
6 5 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.02%) Derivative
6 5 (1.02%) Equities
7 4 (0.82%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.61%) Replication
9 2 (0.41%) EPoS
10 1 (0.20%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.20%) Online Games
10 1 (0.20%) Social Media
10 1 (0.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.31%) Unix
2 25 (5.10%) Linux
3 17 (3.47%) Android
3 17 (3.47%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.27%) Windows
5 3 (0.61%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (35.92%) Test Scripting
3 170 (34.69%) Automation Testing
4 158 (32.24%) Test Automation
5 147 (30.00%) BDD
6 140 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 123 (25.10%) Scrum
8 112 (22.86%) Software Testing
9 111 (22.65%) TDD
10 102 (20.82%) Manual Testing
11 74 (15.10%) Regression Testing
12 63 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (12.86%) SDLC
13 50 (10.20%) Test Strategy
14 47 (9.59%) Functional Testing
15 42 (8.57%) Integration Testing
16 39 (7.96%) Non-Functional Testing
17 36 (7.35%) System Integration Testing
18 35 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
19 32 (6.53%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (36.73%) C#
2 148 (30.20%) SQL
3 123 (25.10%) Java
4 48 (9.80%) Python
5 22 (4.49%) JavaScript
5 22 (4.49%) Ruby
6 17 (3.47%) VB
7 15 (3.06%) VB.NET
8 14 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 12 (2.45%) C++
9 12 (2.45%) VBScript
10 7 (1.43%) PHP
11 4 (0.82%) Groovy
12 3 (0.61%) Perl
13 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.41%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.20%) Korn
14 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.20%) Scala
14 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 158 (32.24%) ISTQB
2 143 (29.18%) ISEB
3 48 (9.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 23 (4.69%) Degree
5 8 (1.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (1.43%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (35.71%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) SDET
3 3 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.22%) Puppet
3 4 (0.82%) Rancher
4 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.20%) Grafana
5 1 (0.20%) StatsD
Vendors
1 56 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.90%) HP
3 20 (4.08%) Atlassian
4 10 (2.04%) Oracle
5 7 (1.43%) Progress
6 5 (1.02%) EMC
6 5 (1.02%) Pega
7 3 (0.61%) Borland
8 1 (0.20%) Facebook
8 1 (0.20%) Splunk
8 1 (0.20%) Telerik
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Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Work from Home
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum pension, bonus, private health care
Posted: 18 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £33,500 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chorley
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago