The median annual salary for a Automation Test Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation Analyst
England / East of England
Rank 217 245 264
Rank change year-on-year +28 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 25 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.28% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 9
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +4.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

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 5868 7083 7192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.06% 96.24% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4689 5722 5787
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +23 20 £36,250 +7.40% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Suffolk +26 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 46 (86.79%) Selenium
2 36 (67.92%) Finance
3 35 (66.04%) JIRA
4 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (52.83%) SQL
6 26 (49.06%) Automated Testing
7 24 (45.28%) Manual Testing
8 23 (43.40%) ISTQB
9 22 (41.51%) QA
10 21 (39.62%) ISEB
11 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
11 20 (37.74%) WebDriver
12 18 (33.96%) Test Automation
12 18 (33.96%) Test Scripting
12 18 (33.96%) HP UFT
12 18 (33.96%) Java
13 17 (32.08%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (32.08%) Banking
13 17 (32.08%) C#
13 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
13 17 (32.08%) MS Visio
13 17 (32.08%) Scrum
14 16 (30.19%) Unix
14 16 (30.19%) BDD
15 15 (28.30%) Shell Script
15 15 (28.30%) TDD
16 14 (26.42%) Python
16 14 (26.42%) Linux
16 14 (26.42%) Cucumber
16 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (15.09%) Confluence
2 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
1 17 (32.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (86.79%) Selenium
2 35 (66.04%) JIRA
3 20 (37.74%) WebDriver
4 18 (33.96%) HP UFT
5 14 (26.42%) Cucumber
6 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
6 7 (13.21%) JUnit
6 7 (13.21%) Maven
6 7 (13.21%) SoapUI
7 4 (7.55%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.89%) JBehave
9 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.89%) Toad
9 1 (1.89%) Zephyr
General
1 36 (67.92%) Finance
2 17 (32.08%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Gherkin
2 8 (15.09%) RESTful
3 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
3 7 (13.21%) Spring
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.89%) iPad
2 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Unix
2 14 (26.42%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Automated Testing
3 24 (45.28%) Manual Testing
4 18 (33.96%) Test Automation
4 18 (33.96%) Test Scripting
5 17 (32.08%) Scrum
5 17 (32.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (30.19%) BDD
7 15 (28.30%) TDD
8 14 (26.42%) Automation Testing
8 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (24.53%) Functional Testing
9 13 (24.53%) Software Testing
10 12 (22.64%) Regression Testing
11 10 (18.87%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (16.98%) Kanban
13 8 (15.09%) Agile Testing
13 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
14 4 (7.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) Java
3 17 (32.08%) C#
4 15 (28.30%) Shell Script
5 14 (26.42%) Python
6 5 (9.43%) Ruby
7 2 (3.77%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) ISTQB
2 21 (39.62%) ISEB
3 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (41.51%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.66%) HP
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
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