The median annual salary for an Automation Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London 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 Analyst
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 - 304
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% - 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £52,500 - £53,750
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 - £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 - £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 - £43,750

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4908 6053 9822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.19% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5522 8417
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Automation Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Automation Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Analyst in the City of London

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Automation Analyst in the City of London

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 City of London region featuring Automation Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) QA
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (75.00%) BDD
2 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (41.67%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) JUnit
5 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) NUnit
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) TestNG
5 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Capybara
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (33.33%) User Stories
5 4 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (33.33%) Docker
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (33.33%) Datadog
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Datadog
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (33.33%) Capybara
3 4 (33.33%) Gatling
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
3 4 (33.33%) NUnit
3 4 (33.33%) TestNG
4 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (8.33%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) BDD
1 9 (75.00%) TDD
1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Trading
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker