The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 157 154 222
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +68
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 101 170 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 1.76% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.01% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 89 127 96
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5513 8456 10018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.15% 87.37% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5034 7237 8310
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the City of London region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 144 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (55.73%) Java
3 80 (41.67%) Finance
4 70 (36.46%) QA
5 69 (35.94%) TDD
6 65 (33.85%) Scrum
7 61 (31.77%) BDD
8 56 (29.17%) Selenium
9 53 (27.60%) HTML
9 53 (27.60%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (26.56%) JavaScript
11 46 (23.96%) Continuous Delivery
12 44 (22.92%) SQL
13 42 (21.88%) DevOps
14 41 (21.35%) .NET
15 39 (20.31%) C#
16 37 (19.27%) CSS
17 35 (18.23%) Jenkins
17 35 (18.23%) Manual Testing
18 34 (17.71%) Test Automation
19 31 (16.15%) AngularJS
20 30 (15.63%) Git (software)
20 30 (15.63%) Cucumber
21 28 (14.58%) HTML5
21 28 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (14.06%) Ruby
22 27 (14.06%) XML
23 26 (13.54%) Linux
23 26 (13.54%) Banking
23 26 (13.54%) Analytical Skills

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 18 (9.38%) CMS
2 11 (5.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.08%) Confluence
4 4 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (6.77%) MS Office
2 12 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.17%) MS Project
4 4 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.52%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 18 (9.38%) Google Compute Engine
3 15 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (5.73%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (5.73%) PaaS
5 3 (1.56%) GitHub
6 2 (1.04%) IaaS
7 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.69%) HTTP
2 3 (1.56%) SSH
3 2 (1.04%) SSL
4 1 (0.52%) Multicast
4 1 (0.52%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.52%) Telnet
4 1 (0.52%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.98%) NoSQL
2 17 (8.85%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.29%) Big Data
4 10 (5.21%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.69%) EDRMS
6 6 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.60%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.56%) HBase
10 2 (1.04%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.04%) MySQL
10 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.52%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.52%) QlikView
11 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (29.17%) Selenium
2 35 (18.23%) Jenkins
3 30 (15.63%) Cucumber
3 30 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 25 (13.02%) Maven
5 21 (10.94%) JUnit
5 21 (10.94%) WebDriver
6 19 (9.90%) JIRA
7 10 (5.21%) Calabash
8 9 (4.69%) JMeter
8 9 (4.69%) TeamCity
9 8 (4.17%) Jasmine
9 8 (4.17%) Mocha
10 7 (3.65%) Appium
11 6 (3.13%) SpecFlow
12 5 (2.60%) Mercurial
13 4 (2.08%) HP UFT
13 4 (2.08%) IntelliJ
13 4 (2.08%) Mockito
13 4 (2.08%) WATIR
General
1 80 (41.67%) Finance
2 26 (13.54%) Banking
3 20 (10.42%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.21%) Back Office
5 9 (4.69%) Law
6 8 (4.17%) Marketing
7 6 (3.13%) Retail
8 4 (2.08%) Automotive
8 4 (2.08%) Games
8 4 (2.08%) Legal
9 2 (1.04%) Advertising
9 2 (1.04%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 78 (40.63%) Developer
2 29 (15.10%) Java Developer
3 19 (9.90%) Tester
4 17 (8.85%) Test Manager
5 16 (8.33%) Analyst
5 16 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 14 (7.29%) Automation Tester
7 13 (6.77%) QA Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Test Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.73%) Cloud Developer
9 11 (5.73%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.21%) Architect
10 10 (5.21%) Test Leader
11 9 (4.69%) Junior
11 9 (4.69%) Junior Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Junior Java Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Test Analyst
12 8 (4.17%) Development Manager
13 7 (3.65%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (27.60%) HTML
2 41 (21.35%) .NET
3 37 (19.27%) CSS
4 31 (16.15%) AngularJS
5 28 (14.58%) HTML5
6 27 (14.06%) XML
7 21 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (10.42%) CSS3
9 19 (9.90%) JSON
10 17 (8.85%) Web Services
11 14 (7.29%) REST
11 14 (7.29%) SOAP
12 11 (5.73%) RESTful
13 7 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (3.13%) Gherkin
14 6 (3.13%) jQuery
14 6 (3.13%) OAuth2
14 6 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (2.60%) FIX Protocol
15 5 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.17%) Fintech
2 8 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.65%) Hedge funds
3 7 (3.65%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.13%) Reference Data
5 5 (2.60%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.08%) iPad
6 4 (2.08%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (1.56%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.56%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.56%) Statistics
8 2 (1.04%) Animation
8 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.04%) Physics
9 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.54%) Linux
2 14 (7.29%) Unix
3 13 (6.77%) Android
4 10 (5.21%) Windows
5 8 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.08%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.04%) CentOS
7 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (35.94%) TDD
3 65 (33.85%) Scrum
4 61 (31.77%) BDD
5 53 (27.60%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (23.96%) Continuous Delivery
7 42 (21.88%) DevOps
8 35 (18.23%) Manual Testing
9 34 (17.71%) Test Automation
10 25 (13.02%) Test Scripting
11 24 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
11 24 (12.50%) Kanban
11 24 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 24 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 23 (11.98%) Open Source
13 22 (11.46%) Project Management
13 22 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (10.42%) Coaching
15 19 (9.90%) CRM
16 18 (9.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 107 (55.73%) Java
2 51 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 44 (22.92%) SQL
4 39 (20.31%) C#
5 27 (14.06%) Ruby
6 24 (12.50%) Python
7 20 (10.42%) CoffeeScript
8 12 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 11 (5.73%) C++
10 8 (4.17%) Scala
11 7 (3.65%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.65%) C
12 6 (3.13%) PHP
13 5 (2.60%) Groovy
13 5 (2.60%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.08%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.56%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.04%) Perl
16 2 (1.04%) VB
16 2 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (11.46%) Degree
2 14 (7.29%) ISEB
3 10 (5.21%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (3.13%) MCSD
5 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (36.46%) QA
2 11 (5.73%) SDET
3 3 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (11.98%) Docker
2 2 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (10.42%) Ansible
2 12 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.08%) Puppet
5 3 (1.56%) Mesos
6 2 (1.04%) Graphite
7 1 (0.52%) Consul
7 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (11.98%) Google
2 15 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.73%) Adobe
3 11 (5.73%) Oracle
4 9 (4.69%) OpenText
4 9 (4.69%) Siebel
5 8 (4.17%) Atlassian
5 8 (4.17%) SAP
6 5 (2.60%) Rally
7 4 (2.08%) Borland
7 4 (2.08%) HP
8 2 (1.04%) Informatica
8 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.04%) VMware
9 1 (0.52%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.52%) Samsung
9 1 (0.52%) Sybase
9 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.52%) TOWER Software
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits & Equity
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Miller & Townsend Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum (£35,000 - £50,000) depending on experience +
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Winter Court Consulting Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago