Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Test Automation Analyst
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 195 204
Rank change year-on-year +51 +9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 11 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.46% 0.086% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.089% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 8
Reading median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £36,250 £43,500 £38,875
90th Percentile £45,500 £56,500 £50,375
Berkshire median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% -5.26% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2290 3358 4424
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.16% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 2516 3518
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,325 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Reading

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Reading.

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Reading

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in Reading

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Automation Test Analyst 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 Reading region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
3 8 (72.73%) Degree
3 8 (72.73%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
4 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
4 7 (63.64%) ISEB
4 7 (63.64%) HP UFT
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) QA
5 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) OOP
7 3 (27.27%) Test Management
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
8 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Smart Meter
8 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
8 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
8 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
8 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
8 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Unix
9 1 (9.09%) JIRA

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) HP UFT
3 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (9.09%) Gatling
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) MSTest
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Protractor
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Smart Meter
1 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) API Testing
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
6 1 (9.09%) Market Research
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) ISEB
2 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef