Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Specialist was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

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

Automation Specialist
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Specialist 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.55% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Peterborough median annual salary £42,000 - -
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year -23.64% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 530 608 614
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.25% 98.38% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 382 475 480
Peterborough median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,900
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £68,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

Automation Specialist Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Peterborough region featuring Automation Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (100.00%) Robotics
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel

Automation Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Robotics
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos