Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Automation Analyst
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 282 326
Rank change year-on-year +45 +44 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 18 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.28% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 15
Berkshire median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £54,250
South East median annual salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.12% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6075 8295 10539
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.66% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4868 6504 8379
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Berkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Berkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in Berkshire

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +49 11 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Newbury -19 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Maidenhead - 2 £45,000 -
Automation Test Analyst
South East

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (77.78%) Selenium
3 13 (72.22%) ISEB
4 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
4 12 (66.67%) QA
5 11 (61.11%) Degree
5 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
6 10 (55.56%) Scrum
7 8 (44.44%) C#
8 7 (38.89%) HP UFT
8 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
8 7 (38.89%) BDD
9 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
10 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
10 5 (27.78%) TDD
10 5 (27.78%) Java
10 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
10 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
10 5 (27.78%) Scenario Testing
11 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
11 4 (22.22%) .NET
11 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
11 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 3 (16.67%) Android
12 3 (16.67%) Test Management

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (11.11%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Selenium
2 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
2 7 (38.89%) HP UFT
3 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
4 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 3 (16.67%) Appium
6 2 (11.11%) Codeception
6 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (5.56%) Gatling
7 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (5.56%) JIRA
7 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
7 1 (5.56%) Maven
7 1 (5.56%) MSTest
7 1 (5.56%) Protractor
7 1 (5.56%) Subversion
7 1 (5.56%) TestLink
7 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) Behat
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 2 (11.11%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (16.67%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) OOP
8 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 3 (16.67%) Test Management
8 3 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) ISEB
2 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 11 (61.11%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP