Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Automation Engineer
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.81% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Luton median annual salary £30,000 - -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £30,000 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 477 613 778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 96.95% 95.19% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 273 462 617
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.21% +17.22% +2.51%
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,550 £26,150
90th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £65,200
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Engineer in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Luton region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Graylog
2 3 (75.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Graphite
2 3 (75.00%) Datadog
2 3 (75.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
2 3 (75.00%) CircleCI
2 3 (75.00%) Consul
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) CircleCI
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (25.00%) SDET
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) Consul
1 3 (75.00%) Graphite
1 3 (75.00%) Graylog
1 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) HP