Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 21 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
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 0.58% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median annual salary - - -
Kent median annual salary - £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +1.05% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. 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
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171 151 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 98.84% 99.34% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 140 139 198
Maidstone median annual salary £37,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% +20.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,225 £20,800 £22,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £57,875
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 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 Maidstone region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft