The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 649 614 665
Rank change year-on-year -35 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 220 299 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 184 256 256
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in England

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in England

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in England

Automation Test 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 Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London -9 77 £50,000 - 14
South East +34 45 £45,000 +28.57% 6
South West 0 27 £35,000 -9.67% 7
Yorkshire -10 23 £32,500 -9.72% 1
North West -28 20 £42,500 +30.76%
West Midlands +8 11 £40,000 +23.07%
East of England -20 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands +26 6 £40,750 +25.38% 1
North East +13 4 £38,250 +13.33%
Automation Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 453 (99.78%) Test Automation
2 295 (64.98%) Agile Software Development
3 290 (63.88%) Selenium
4 177 (38.99%) QA
5 171 (37.67%) BDD
6 161 (35.46%) Java
7 153 (33.70%) C#
7 153 (33.70%) Test Scripting
8 145 (31.94%) ISEB
9 143 (31.50%) Finance
10 140 (30.84%) ISTQB
11 136 (29.96%) SQL
12 133 (29.30%) Cucumber
13 114 (25.11%) WebDriver
14 111 (24.45%) TDD
15 109 (24.01%) JIRA
16 106 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
17 89 (19.60%) Scrum
18 79 (17.40%) Regression Testing
19 78 (17.18%) Software Testing
20 74 (16.30%) Test Strategy
21 71 (15.64%) JavaScript
22 70 (15.42%) Jenkins
23 66 (14.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 66 (14.54%) Python
24 63 (13.88%) Functional Testing
25 58 (12.78%) Linux
26 57 (12.56%) HP UFT
27 54 (11.89%) .NET
28 53 (11.67%) SDLC

Automation Test 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 23 (5.07%) Confluence
2 14 (3.08%) Apache
3 3 (0.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.22%) Documentum
5 1 (0.22%) IIS
5 1 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.22%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.98%) BrowserStack
2 9 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.32%) GitHub
3 6 (1.32%) Sauce Labs
4 5 (1.10%) SaaS
5 2 (0.44%) G Suite
5 2 (0.44%) Office 365
5 2 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) SSH
2 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.63%) MySQL
3 16 (3.52%) Big Data
4 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.22%) DB2
6 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.22%) Redis
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 290 (63.88%) Selenium
2 133 (29.30%) Cucumber
3 114 (25.11%) WebDriver
4 109 (24.01%) JIRA
5 70 (15.42%) Jenkins
6 57 (12.56%) HP UFT
7 50 (11.01%) JMeter
8 44 (9.69%) SoapUI
9 43 (9.47%) SpecFlow
9 43 (9.47%) Visual Studio
10 41 (9.03%) Git (software)
11 37 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (5.73%) JUnit
13 24 (5.29%) Appium
14 19 (4.19%) TeamCity
15 16 (3.52%) NUnit
16 15 (3.30%) Gatling
16 15 (3.30%) Protractor
17 14 (3.08%) Calabash
18 12 (2.64%) JBehave
General
1 143 (31.50%) Finance
2 39 (8.59%) Banking
3 17 (3.74%) Retail
4 14 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.20%) Marketing
6 8 (1.76%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.10%) Back Office
8 4 (0.88%) Electronics
8 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.88%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (11.89%) .NET
2 47 (10.35%) Gherkin
3 36 (7.93%) Web Services
4 27 (5.95%) RESTful
5 24 (5.29%) XML
6 22 (4.85%) SOAP
7 16 (3.52%) JSON
8 15 (3.30%) HTML
8 15 (3.30%) YAML
9 14 (3.08%) Apache POI
9 14 (3.08%) JDBC
9 14 (3.08%) LAMP
10 9 (1.98%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.76%) REST
12 6 (1.32%) CSS
12 6 (1.32%) WPF
13 5 (1.10%) Behat
14 4 (0.88%) HTML5
14 4 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
15 3 (0.66%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.52%) Mobile App
3 16 (3.52%) User Experience
4 13 (2.86%) iPad
5 11 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.66%) Fintech
8 3 (0.66%) NHS
9 2 (0.44%) EPoS
9 2 (0.44%) Xbox
10 1 (0.22%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.22%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.22%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.22%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (12.78%) Linux
2 45 (9.91%) Windows
3 33 (7.27%) Unix
4 21 (4.63%) Android
4 21 (4.63%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.42%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (99.78%) Test Automation
2 295 (64.98%) Agile Software Development
3 171 (37.67%) BDD
4 153 (33.70%) Test Scripting
5 111 (24.45%) TDD
6 106 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
7 89 (19.60%) Scrum
8 79 (17.40%) Regression Testing
9 78 (17.18%) Software Testing
10 74 (16.30%) Test Strategy
11 63 (13.88%) Functional Testing
12 53 (11.67%) SDLC
13 52 (11.45%) Manual Testing
14 46 (10.13%) Scenario Testing
15 43 (9.47%) Performance Testing
16 39 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
17 38 (8.37%) Mentoring
18 36 (7.93%) Non-Functional Testing
19 34 (7.49%) Waterfall
20 31 (6.83%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 161 (35.46%) Java
2 153 (33.70%) C#
3 136 (29.96%) SQL
4 71 (15.64%) JavaScript
5 66 (14.54%) Python
6 34 (7.49%) Ruby
7 21 (4.63%) PHP
8 15 (3.30%) VBScript
9 13 (2.86%) VB
10 12 (2.64%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.20%) C++
12 9 (1.98%) Scala
13 8 (1.76%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.54%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.32%) C
15 6 (1.32%) Perl
16 4 (0.88%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.66%) Apple Swift
17 3 (0.66%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 145 (31.94%) ISEB
2 140 (30.84%) ISTQB
3 66 (14.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 30 (6.61%) Degree
5 11 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.66%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.22%) HND
8 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (38.99%) QA
2 3 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (6.39%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (3.74%) Ansible
3 5 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (8.59%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.29%) HP
3 23 (5.07%) Oracle
4 16 (3.52%) Atlassian
5 11 (2.42%) Borland
6 4 (0.88%) Cognizant
6 4 (0.88%) SAP
7 2 (0.44%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.44%) Google
8 1 (0.22%) EMC
8 1 (0.22%) OpenLink
8 1 (0.22%) Pega
8 1 (0.22%) Sybase
8 1 (0.22%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.22%) VMware
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + health
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + full corporate benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum + 29 days holiday, pension, share op
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Intec Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Including Free
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Company Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, work from home
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonuses + career progre
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £36,725 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago