Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England 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.

Automation Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1159 1236
Rank change year-on-year +45 +77 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Analyst 45 26 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.015% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 39
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -22.73% +24.29%
10th Percentile £27,600 £36,250 £30,800
90th Percentile £62,781 £60,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Automation Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Analyst in England

Automation Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Automation Analyst in England

Automation Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Automation Analyst in England

Automation Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
London +1 17 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Midlands +35 11 £59,375 +58.33%
West Midlands +23 9 £61,250 +63.33%
South East +38 6 £35,000 -17.65%
South West - 6 £37,500 -
East of England - 3 £30,000 -
North of England +5 2 £37,125 -
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +30 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £24,250 -
Automation Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region featuring Automation Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) Degree
3 13 (28.89%) QA
3 13 (28.89%) ITIL
4 12 (26.67%) Selenium
5 11 (24.44%) TDD
5 11 (24.44%) Java
5 11 (24.44%) Analytics
6 9 (20.00%) Docker
7 8 (17.78%) Test Strategy
7 8 (17.78%) Finance
7 8 (17.78%) Ruby
8 7 (15.56%) ISTQB
8 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
8 7 (15.56%) Law
8 7 (15.56%) Workflow
8 7 (15.56%) Scrum
8 7 (15.56%) ISEB
8 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.56%) SDLC
9 6 (13.33%) iManage
9 6 (13.33%) Terraform
9 6 (13.33%) Case Management
9 6 (13.33%) Marketing Automation
9 6 (13.33%) IT Strategy
9 6 (13.33%) Task Automation

Automation Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Datadog
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.67%) Selenium
3 5 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.11%) InstallShield
3 5 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.67%) Gatling
4 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) Capybara
5 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) Calabash
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) JMeter
6 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.22%) Maven
6 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Law
3 6 (13.33%) Legal
3 6 (13.33%) Marketing
4 5 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 5 (11.11%) Automotive
4 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.89%) Robotics
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
1 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (11.11%) Solaris
1 5 (11.11%) Unix
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) ITIL
3 11 (24.44%) Analytics
3 11 (24.44%) TDD
4 8 (17.78%) Test Strategy
5 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
5 7 (15.56%) Scrum
5 7 (15.56%) SDLC
5 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
5 7 (15.56%) Workflow
6 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) Case Management
6 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Marketing Automation
6 6 (13.33%) Robotic Process Automation
6 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) Ruby
3 6 (13.33%) C++
3 6 (13.33%) Python
4 5 (11.11%) C
4 5 (11.11%) Perl
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) VBA
7 1 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VB
7 1 (2.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) ISEB
2 7 (15.56%) ISTQB
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Ansible
1 6 (13.33%) Puppet
1 6 (13.33%) Terraform
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) iManage
1 6 (13.33%) LexisNexis
2 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Blue Prism
4 2 (4.44%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Software AG
5 1 (2.22%) Teradata
5 1 (2.22%) webMethods