Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Analyst was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

Automation Analyst
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.38% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Bolton median annual salary £26,500 - -
Manchester median annual salary £26,500 - £35,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 200 210 277
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 95.24% 97.22% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 166 171 248
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% -8.97% +11.43%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,625 £47,500 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Automation 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 Bolton region featuring Automation Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Smoke Testing

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA