The median annual salary for a Automation Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 620 636
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 232 337 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.36% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 198 319 268
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 28 March 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 28 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
South East +41 61 £45,000 +20.00% 13
London +17 58 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Yorkshire -10 26 £32,500 -8.45% 6
South West +42 24 £37,500 +7.14% 5
East of England +22 24 £36,250 +3.57% 2
North West -15 19 £34,000 -15.00% 3
West Midlands +32 10 £36,500 -8.75% 2
East Midlands +14 8 £32,900 +19.63% 4
North East +7 3 £35,000 +3.70% 2
Automation Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 324 (70.43%) Selenium
2 305 (66.30%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (36.74%) QA
4 160 (34.78%) C#
5 157 (34.13%) Automation Testing
6 156 (33.91%) Test Scripting
7 150 (32.61%) BDD
8 148 (32.17%) ISTQB
9 145 (31.52%) SQL
10 143 (31.09%) ISEB
11 137 (29.78%) Java
12 136 (29.57%) Test Automation
13 135 (29.35%) Automated Testing
14 132 (28.70%) Finance
15 127 (27.61%) Cucumber
16 121 (26.30%) WebDriver
17 116 (25.22%) JIRA
18 108 (23.48%) TDD
18 108 (23.48%) Scrum
19 94 (20.43%) Software Testing
20 88 (19.13%) Manual Testing
21 76 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
22 75 (16.30%) Regression Testing
23 74 (16.09%) HP UFT
24 67 (14.57%) Test Strategy
25 66 (14.35%) .NET
26 56 (12.17%) SoapUI
27 53 (11.52%) Jenkins
27 53 (11.52%) Python
28 52 (11.30%) Functional Testing

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 27 (5.87%) Confluence
2 7 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 4 (0.87%) Apache
3 4 (0.87%) Documentum
4 1 (0.22%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.43%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) SSH
2 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.39%) MySQL
3 5 (1.09%) Big Data
3 5 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.22%) DB2
5 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 324 (70.43%) Selenium
2 127 (27.61%) Cucumber
3 121 (26.30%) WebDriver
4 116 (25.22%) JIRA
5 74 (16.09%) HP UFT
6 56 (12.17%) SoapUI
7 53 (11.52%) Jenkins
8 48 (10.43%) SpecFlow
9 47 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 46 (10.00%) JMeter
11 35 (7.61%) Visual Studio
12 34 (7.39%) JUnit
13 32 (6.96%) Git (software)
14 23 (5.00%) Maven
15 19 (4.13%) NUnit
16 18 (3.91%) LoadRunner
17 14 (3.04%) Appium
18 12 (2.61%) TestNG
19 10 (2.17%) SilkPerformer
19 10 (2.17%) SilkTest
General
1 132 (28.70%) Finance
2 33 (7.17%) Banking
3 11 (2.39%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.17%) Marketing
5 9 (1.96%) Back Office
6 7 (1.52%) Retail
7 5 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.87%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.65%) Electronics
9 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Games
11 1 (0.22%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (14.35%) .NET
2 41 (8.91%) Gherkin
3 29 (6.30%) Web Services
4 22 (4.78%) XML
5 19 (4.13%) RESTful
6 18 (3.91%) HTML
7 17 (3.70%) SOAP
8 15 (3.26%) REST
9 9 (1.96%) JSON
9 9 (1.96%) WPF
10 8 (1.74%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.52%) CSS
11 7 (1.52%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.52%) Spring
12 6 (1.30%) Behat
12 6 (1.30%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (1.09%) YAML
14 4 (0.87%) ASP.NET
14 4 (0.87%) JDBC
14 4 (0.87%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 14 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.52%) iPad
5 7 (1.52%) NHS
6 6 (1.30%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.09%) User Experience
8 2 (0.43%) EPoS
9 1 (0.22%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.22%) Fintech
9 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.22%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.22%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Social Media
9 1 (0.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.91%) Linux
2 33 (7.17%) Unix
3 29 (6.30%) Windows
4 15 (3.26%) Android
4 15 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.74%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (66.30%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (34.13%) Automation Testing
3 156 (33.91%) Test Scripting
4 150 (32.61%) BDD
5 136 (29.57%) Test Automation
6 135 (29.35%) Automated Testing
7 108 (23.48%) Scrum
7 108 (23.48%) TDD
8 94 (20.43%) Software Testing
9 88 (19.13%) Manual Testing
10 76 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (16.30%) Regression Testing
12 67 (14.57%) Test Strategy
13 52 (11.30%) Functional Testing
14 46 (10.00%) SDLC
15 42 (9.13%) Integration Testing
16 40 (8.70%) Performance Testing
17 38 (8.26%) System Integration Testing
18 37 (8.04%) Non-Functional Testing
18 37 (8.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (34.78%) C#
2 145 (31.52%) SQL
3 137 (29.78%) Java
4 53 (11.52%) Python
5 32 (6.96%) JavaScript
6 29 (6.30%) Ruby
7 18 (3.91%) VB
8 16 (3.48%) Shell Script
9 15 (3.26%) VBScript
10 11 (2.39%) C++
10 11 (2.39%) PHP
11 8 (1.74%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.30%) Perl
13 5 (1.09%) Groovy
14 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.65%) Scala
15 2 (0.43%) C
15 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 148 (32.17%) ISTQB
2 143 (31.09%) ISEB
3 45 (9.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 28 (6.09%) Degree
5 6 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (1.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) HND
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (36.74%) QA
2 6 (1.30%) SDET
3 4 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (6.30%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.09%) Puppet
3 4 (0.87%) Ansible
3 4 (0.87%) Rancher
4 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.22%) Grafana
5 1 (0.22%) StatsD
Vendors
1 49 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.09%) HP
3 21 (4.57%) Atlassian
4 17 (3.70%) Oracle
5 10 (2.17%) Borland
6 4 (0.87%) EMC
6 4 (0.87%) Pega
7 3 (0.65%) Progress
7 3 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.22%) Facebook
8 1 (0.22%) Splunk
8 1 (0.22%) Sybase
8 1 (0.22%) Telerik
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Holidays, Pension, Bonus, Life Assurance and mor
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50K DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago