The median annual salary for an Automation Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Automation Engineer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 115 137
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.063% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.065% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1767 1532 1907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.30% 97.08% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1332 1650
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Engineer in Bristol

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Automation Engineer in Bristol

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA