The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Automation Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 927 877 894
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Analyst 8 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.010% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,165 £50,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,522 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.30% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Test Automation Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Automation Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Automation Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Analyst within the UK.

Test Automation Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Test Automation Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Analyst over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Test Automation Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Automation Analyst
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -42 8 £40,000 -
London -46 5 £40,000 -20.00%
City of London -6 2 £42,500 -15.00%
South East -9 2 £44,522 +32.90%
East Sussex - 2 £44,522 -
Brighton - 2 £44,522 -
East of England -6 1 £40,000 -17.94%
Ipswich - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -

Test Automation Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Automation 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 Test Automation Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Test Management
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (30.00%) Informatica
6 2 (20.00%) Information Management
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
6 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile App

Test Automation Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Automation 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 Test Automation Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (10.00%) TestNG
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (30.00%) Informatica
1 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) HP