Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Automation Engineer
Hampshire > Farnborough
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 81 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 1.45% 0.51% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.53% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Farnborough median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £53,750 £38,750 £44,125
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,125 £55,875
Hampshire median annual salary £64,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +29.00% -4.76% +27.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Permanent vacancies in Farnborough with a recognized job title 659 761 636
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.33% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 492 610 534
Farnborough median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,775 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,275
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Engineer in Farnborough

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Salary trend for Automation Engineer in Farnborough

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Automation Engineer 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 Farnborough region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 10 (100.00%) Ansible
1 10 (100.00%) Docker
1 10 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (90.00%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (90.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 9 (90.00%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (90.00%) Task Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Collaborative Working
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (90.00%) OpenStack
2 9 (90.00%) Xen
2 9 (90.00%) LANDesk
2 9 (90.00%) Atlassian
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Linux

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 9 (90.00%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (90.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Collaborative Working
2 9 (90.00%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (90.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 9 (90.00%) Task Automation
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Docker
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Ansible
1 10 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (90.00%) LANDesk
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) VMware