Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Automation Team Leader was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Automation Team Lead
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1162 1156 1226
Rank change year-on-year -6 +70 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Team Leader 14 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.021% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 40
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +4.86% +8.82%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,825 £40,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £82,375 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 167,227 170,652 201,733
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,816 142,093 168,706
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Automation Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Automation Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Team Leader in the UK

Automation Team Leader
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Automation Team Leader in the UK

Automation Team Leader
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Team Leader over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Automation Team Leader in the UK

Automation Team Leader
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 14 £50,000 +3.09% 3
UK excluding London -3 13 £50,000 +6.38% 2
South West - 5 £50,000 -
South East +3 3 £50,000 +6.38%
North of England -2 3 £90,000 +100.00% 2
Yorkshire +28 2 £90,000 +80.00% 1
Midlands +10 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands +19 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands +18 1 - -
East of England +9 1 £65,000 +13.04%
London +7 1 - - 1
North West -8 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1

Automation Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Automation Team Leader 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 featuring Automation Team Leader in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 6 (42.86%) QA
5 5 (35.71%) Selenium
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) ISEB
6 4 (28.57%) JMeter
6 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 4 (28.57%) Line Management
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (21.43%) Coaching
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
8 2 (14.29%) JIRA
8 2 (14.29%) NUnit
8 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Test Management
8 2 (14.29%) Kanban
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services

Automation Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) JMeter
2 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) NUnit
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (7.14%) TestRail
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Line Management
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Test Management
7 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat