The median annual salary for a Automation Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Engineer
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 83 98 105
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.100% 0.090% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.094% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% -15.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 972 1069 1176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.10% 96.48% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 777 815 911
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire that featured Automation Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Engineer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +12 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Automation Engineer
East Midlands

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Fintech
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Calabash
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Calabash
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA