The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Engineer
Rank 106 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.32% 0.077% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.079% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Automation Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1228 1272 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.85% 97.85% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1092 1050
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Wales region.

Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
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
South Wales +2 4 £40,000 -
Automation Engineer
UK

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Automation Engineer 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 across the Wales region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Fintech
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Cloud Native
3 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) Vyatta
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Docker

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Fintech
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Vyatta
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft