The median annual salary for a Automation Test Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation Analyst
England / South East
Rank 336 383 378
Rank change year-on-year +47 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 60 73 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 58 72 72
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,950
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14420 18572 19803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.53% 96.67% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12035 15864 15976
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in the South East

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in the South East

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in the South East

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Surrey +28 23 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Hampshire +28 11 £41,250 +10.00% 3
West Sussex +17 11 £31,500 -3.07% 2
Kent +30 10 £42,000 +46.08%
Berkshire +34 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Oxfordshire -4 1 £37,500 +97.36% 1
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South East region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 89 (76.07%) Selenium
2 61 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (48.72%) C#
4 48 (41.03%) Test Scripting
5 43 (36.75%) ISTQB
6 39 (33.33%) Scrum
7 38 (32.48%) QA
8 37 (31.62%) Automation Testing
9 36 (30.77%) WebDriver
9 36 (30.77%) BDD
9 36 (30.77%) Java
10 35 (29.91%) SQL
10 35 (29.91%) Finance
11 34 (29.06%) TDD
12 33 (28.21%) ISEB
12 33 (28.21%) Test Automation
13 32 (27.35%) .NET
13 32 (27.35%) Test Strategy
14 31 (26.50%) Software Testing
15 30 (25.64%) Automated Testing
15 30 (25.64%) HP UFT
15 30 (25.64%) Regression Testing
16 29 (24.79%) Visual Studio
17 24 (20.51%) Non-Functional Testing
18 23 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (17.09%) HP
20 19 (16.24%) HP Quality Center
21 18 (15.38%) SoapUI
22 17 (14.53%) JIRA
23 16 (13.68%) Performance Testing

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) MySQL
2 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 89 (76.07%) Selenium
2 36 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 30 (25.64%) HP UFT
4 29 (24.79%) Visual Studio
5 18 (15.38%) SoapUI
6 17 (14.53%) JIRA
7 16 (13.68%) SpecFlow
8 15 (12.82%) Cucumber
9 14 (11.97%) Jenkins
10 13 (11.11%) NUnit
11 11 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (7.69%) JMeter
12 9 (7.69%) JUnit
13 8 (6.84%) TestNG
14 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
15 5 (4.27%) LoadRunner
16 4 (3.42%) LoadUI
16 4 (3.42%) Protractor
16 4 (3.42%) WebLOAD
17 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (29.91%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Back Office
3 7 (5.98%) Banking
4 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.71%) Electronics
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.35%) .NET
2 9 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.71%) CSS
4 2 (1.71%) HTML5
5 1 (0.85%) DOM
5 1 (0.85%) jQuery
5 1 (0.85%) REST
5 1 (0.85%) SOAP
5 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) Unix
1 4 (3.42%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Android
2 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.03%) Test Scripting
3 39 (33.33%) Scrum
4 37 (31.62%) Automation Testing
5 36 (30.77%) BDD
6 34 (29.06%) TDD
7 33 (28.21%) Test Automation
8 32 (27.35%) Test Strategy
9 31 (26.50%) Software Testing
10 30 (25.64%) Automated Testing
10 30 (25.64%) Regression Testing
11 24 (20.51%) Non-Functional Testing
12 23 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (13.68%) Performance Testing
14 15 (12.82%) Manual Testing
15 14 (11.97%) SDLC
16 11 (9.40%) Defect Management
16 11 (9.40%) Functional Testing
17 9 (7.69%) Load Testing
18 8 (6.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.72%) C#
2 36 (30.77%) Java
3 35 (29.91%) SQL
4 12 (10.26%) VB
5 10 (8.55%) C++
6 9 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.84%) VBScript
8 7 (5.98%) Python
9 4 (3.42%) Groovy
10 2 (1.71%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.71%) C
10 2 (1.71%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.71%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (36.75%) ISTQB
2 33 (28.21%) ISEB
3 10 (8.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (5.13%) Degree
5 2 (1.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (32.48%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
Systems Management
1 19 (16.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (17.09%) HP
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle
4 2 (1.71%) SAP
5 1 (0.85%) Facebook
5 1 (0.85%) Telerik
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50K DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £42 to £52k + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Automation training
Posted: 16 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £49,000 per annum + 5% bonus + 29 days holiday + pensi
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