Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Specialist was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Automation Specialist
England > London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 844 896
Rank change year-on-year +12 +52 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 10 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.006% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 7
London median annual salary £60,000 - £92,500
10th Percentile £40,450 - £33,250
90th Percentile £85,375 - £106,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,250
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.02% +16.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70423 72714 85406
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.96% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55426 62754 72552
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

Automation Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Specialist in London

Automation Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Automation Specialist in London

Automation Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Specialist in London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Specialist in London

Automation Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Specialist within the London region over the 6 months to 25 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
Central London - 4 £50,000 - 1
Automation Specialist
England

Automation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Automation Specialist 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 London region featuring Automation Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (30.00%) Puppet
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Terraform
4 3 (30.00%) Ansible
5 2 (20.00%) TestRail
5 2 (20.00%) GoCD
5 2 (20.00%) Gatling
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (20.00%) Marketo
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) New Relic
5 2 (20.00%) Pardot
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (20.00%) AppDynamics
5 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 2 (20.00%) BDD

Automation Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
4 2 (20.00%) Gatling
4 2 (20.00%) GoCD
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 2 (20.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) TestRail
5 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Market Research
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Terraform
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (10.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) AppDynamics
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (20.00%) Marketo
1 2 (20.00%) New Relic
1 2 (20.00%) Pardot
1 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft