Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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

Test Automation Analyst
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 113 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 - +151
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.30% 0.072% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.075% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1,121 1,341 1,917
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 96.41% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 855 1,145 1,447
Essex median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,850 £27,650
90th Percentile £69,500 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Essex

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Essex

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Chelmsford - 15 £45,000 -
Automation Test Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Automation Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) VB
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 15 (100.00%) OO
1 15 (100.00%) Python
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
1 15 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) NUnit
1 15 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
1 15 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 15 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 15 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 15 (100.00%) Time Management
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 15 (100.00%) WatiN
1 15 (100.00%) MSTest
1 15 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 15 (100.00%) BDD
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 15 (100.00%) SpecFlow

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) MSTest
1 15 (100.00%) NUnit
1 15 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 15 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 15 (100.00%) WatiN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 15 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) BDD
1 15 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 15 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 15 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 15 (100.00%) OO
1 15 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 15 (100.00%) SDLC
1 15 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 15 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 15 (100.00%) Time Management
1 15 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 15 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Python
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
1 15 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft