The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 220 265
Rank change year-on-year -34 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 10 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.48% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.50% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 13
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.13% +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £33,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6029 6586 7877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.23% 96.22% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4930 5599 6495
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in the East of England

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in the East of England

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in the East of England

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -10 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Suffolk -12 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Cambridgeshire -22 1 - - 1
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 29 (82.86%) Selenium
3 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (65.71%) JIRA
5 21 (60.00%) QA
6 18 (51.43%) Finance
6 18 (51.43%) C#
6 18 (51.43%) Java
7 17 (48.57%) TDD
7 17 (48.57%) BDD
8 16 (45.71%) Unix
9 14 (40.00%) SQL
9 14 (40.00%) Test Scripting
10 13 (37.14%) WebDriver
10 13 (37.14%) Scrum
10 13 (37.14%) HP UFT
11 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
11 12 (34.29%) Python
11 12 (34.29%) Linux
11 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (31.43%) Functional Testing
13 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
13 10 (28.57%) ISEB
13 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
14 9 (25.71%) Gherkin
14 9 (25.71%) Regression Testing
15 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
15 8 (22.86%) Continuous Delivery
16 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
16 7 (20.00%) Kanban

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (8.57%) Confluence
1 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) Selenium
2 23 (65.71%) JIRA
3 13 (37.14%) HP UFT
3 13 (37.14%) WebDriver
4 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.43%) JBehave
5 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
5 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
6 3 (8.57%) JUnit
6 3 (8.57%) Maven
6 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.86%) Appium
8 1 (2.86%) Calabash
8 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.86%) JMeter
8 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.86%) WATIR
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Gherkin
2 4 (11.43%) RESTful
3 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
3 3 (8.57%) Spring
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.71%) Xbox
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Unix
2 12 (34.29%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) BDD
3 17 (48.57%) TDD
4 14 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 13 (37.14%) Scrum
6 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (31.43%) Functional Testing
8 9 (25.71%) Regression Testing
9 8 (22.86%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (20.00%) Kanban
10 7 (20.00%) Manual Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
11 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
14 3 (8.57%) Agile Testing
14 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
15 2 (5.71%) SDLC
15 2 (5.71%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) C#
1 18 (51.43%) Java
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) Python
3 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ISEB
1 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.71%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
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