Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £44,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 179 186
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 36 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.94% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 11
Bristol median annual salary £44,250 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.43% -2.78% +4.35%
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,700 £46,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -6.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3734 3125 3676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.96% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 2679 3184
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Bristol

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Bristol

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Bristol region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (72.22%) Selenium
3 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (58.33%) C#
5 19 (52.78%) Java
5 19 (52.78%) .NET
6 17 (47.22%) Cucumber
7 16 (44.44%) SQL
8 12 (33.33%) Finance
8 12 (33.33%) BDD
9 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
10 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 9 (25.00%) Banking
11 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
11 8 (22.22%) Scrum
12 7 (19.44%) JUnit
12 7 (19.44%) Web Testing
12 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
13 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
13 6 (16.67%) SpecFlow
13 6 (16.67%) Confluence
13 6 (16.67%) JIRA
14 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
14 5 (13.89%) SDLC
15 4 (11.11%) Defect Management
15 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
15 4 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
15 4 (11.11%) BrowserStack

Automation Test Analyst 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) BrowserStack
1 4 (11.11%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Selenium
2 17 (47.22%) Cucumber
3 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
6 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 7 (19.44%) JUnit
7 6 (16.67%) JIRA
7 6 (16.67%) SpecFlow
8 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
9 4 (11.11%) Calabash
9 4 (11.11%) CruiseControl
9 4 (11.11%) Hudson
9 4 (11.11%) IntelliJ
9 4 (11.11%) NUnit
9 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
9 4 (11.11%) Zephyr
10 1 (2.78%) Appium
10 1 (2.78%) JMeter
10 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Advertising
3 4 (11.11%) Back Office
3 4 (11.11%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 4 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) BDD
4 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) Web Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) SDLC
8 4 (11.11%) Defect Management
8 4 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Microservices
8 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Pair Programming
8 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.33%) OOP
9 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
9 3 (8.33%) Usability Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) Java
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Cadence
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com