Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 21 July 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 > Dorset
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.22% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
South West median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -6.67%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 880 1157 1345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 98.99% 99.40% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 786 954 1089
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £59,625 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Dorset

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Dorset

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Poole 0 1 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Wimborne - 1 £37,500 -
Automation Test Analyst
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Dorset region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Poole
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