Period
to 24 February 2020

The median annual salary for an Automation Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

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

Automation Engineer
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 2.03% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Woking median annual salary £65,000 - -
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% - -30.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking. 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
Woking
Permanent vacancies in Woking with a recognized job title 233 206 413
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 98.10% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 194 190 374
Woking median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,675 £28,075
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Engineer in Woking

Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for Automation Engineer in Woking

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Woking region featuring Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) COBOL
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) PMP
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CICS
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) RACF
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium

Automation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 5 (100.00%) CICS
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Epics
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) COBOL
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (80.00%) PL/1
2 4 (80.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 5 (100.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) ACF2
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) IBM