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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 158 221 185
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -36
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 107 99 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.60% 0.95% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.12% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 81 86 123
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
5881 8832 9057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.10% 85.04% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5254 7581 7664
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 120 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (47.76%) QA
3 76 (37.81%) TDD
4 71 (35.32%) Java
5 69 (34.33%) Selenium
6 68 (33.83%) Finance
7 60 (29.85%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (28.36%) Degree
9 54 (26.87%) C#
9 54 (26.87%) Web Services
10 49 (24.38%) SQL
11 45 (22.39%) Scrum
11 45 (22.39%) Manual Testing
12 44 (21.89%) BDD
13 43 (21.39%) .NET
14 42 (20.90%) Python
14 42 (20.90%) SDLC
15 41 (20.40%) Cucumber
16 40 (19.90%) Git (software)
16 40 (19.90%) JIRA
17 39 (19.40%) Jenkins
18 34 (16.92%) DevOps
18 34 (16.92%) JavaScript
18 34 (16.92%) Windows
19 32 (15.92%) HTML
19 32 (15.92%) Continuous Delivery
19 32 (15.92%) WebDriver
20 30 (14.93%) Ruby
21 29 (14.43%) Software Engineering
21 29 (14.43%) Linux

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.98%) Apache Spark
1 8 (3.98%) Confluence
2 5 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.49%) Node.js
3 4 (1.99%) Drupal
3 4 (1.99%) MediaWiki
3 4 (1.99%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.99%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.49%) Apache
4 3 (1.49%) CMS
4 3 (1.49%) IIS
5 2 (1.00%) nginx
5 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.50%) JBoss
6 1 (0.50%) Jetty
6 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.99%) IaaS
5 3 (1.49%) GitHub
5 3 (1.49%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.50%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.98%) HTTP
2 5 (2.49%) DNS
2 5 (2.49%) PuTTY
2 5 (2.49%) SSH
3 4 (1.99%) Telnet
4 3 (1.49%) Internet
5 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.50%) DHCP
6 1 (0.50%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.50%) DSL
6 1 (0.50%) FTP
6 1 (0.50%) IPsec
6 1 (0.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) NFC
6 1 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.44%) Big Data
3 22 (10.95%) MySQL
4 13 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.47%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.47%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.99%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.49%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.50%) HBase
10 1 (0.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 69 (34.33%) Selenium
2 41 (20.40%) Cucumber
3 40 (19.90%) Git (software)
3 40 (19.90%) JIRA
4 39 (19.40%) Jenkins
5 32 (15.92%) WebDriver
6 18 (8.96%) SpecFlow
7 17 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (6.97%) Appium
9 13 (6.47%) JMeter
10 12 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (5.97%) Calabash
10 12 (5.97%) Visual Studio
11 11 (5.47%) FitNesse
11 11 (5.47%) NUnit
11 11 (5.47%) WATIR
12 10 (4.98%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.98%) Maven
13 8 (3.98%) Mercurial
13 8 (3.98%) PHPUnit
General
1 68 (33.83%) Finance
2 13 (6.47%) Banking
3 6 (2.99%) Retail
4 5 (2.49%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Automotive
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
5 3 (1.49%) Publishing
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.00%) Front Office
6 2 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 59 (29.35%) Developer
2 27 (13.43%) Analyst
2 27 (13.43%) QA Engineer
3 21 (10.45%) Senior Developer
4 18 (8.96%) Test Analyst
4 18 (8.96%) Tester
5 17 (8.46%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.46%) Automation Engineer
5 17 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (8.46%) C# Developer
6 16 (7.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (7.96%) Senior QA Engineer
6 16 (7.96%) Test Leader
7 15 (7.46%) Java Engineer
8 14 (6.97%) QA Automation Engineer
8 14 (6.97%) Test Engineer
9 11 (5.47%) Agile Developer
9 11 (5.47%) Automation Test Lead
9 11 (5.47%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (4.98%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (26.87%) Web Services
2 43 (21.39%) .NET
3 32 (15.92%) HTML
4 25 (12.44%) CSS
5 23 (11.44%) XML
6 17 (8.46%) HTML5
7 16 (7.96%) AngularJS
7 16 (7.96%) ASP.NET
7 16 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (7.96%) Gherkin
8 15 (7.46%) REST
9 14 (6.97%) jQuery
9 14 (6.97%) SOAP
10 13 (6.47%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (5.47%) Django
11 11 (5.47%) JSON
12 10 (4.98%) Middleware
13 9 (4.48%) CSS3
14 8 (3.98%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (3.98%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.44%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.46%) User Experience
4 13 (6.47%) Client/Server
4 13 (6.47%) Fintech
4 13 (6.47%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.98%) Semantic Web
6 8 (3.98%) iPad
7 6 (2.99%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.49%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.99%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.99%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.99%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.99%) RIA
9 4 (1.99%) Wiki
10 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.00%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.00%) Reinsurance
12 1 (0.50%) Equities
12 1 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.92%) Windows
2 29 (14.43%) Linux
3 21 (10.45%) Android
4 16 (7.96%) Unix
5 13 (6.47%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.99%) CentOS
7 5 (2.49%) Amazon Linux
8 4 (1.99%) HPUX
8 4 (1.99%) Solaris
9 3 (1.49%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.50%) Gentoo
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (37.81%) TDD
3 60 (29.85%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (22.39%) Manual Testing
4 45 (22.39%) Scrum
5 44 (21.89%) BDD
6 42 (20.90%) SDLC
7 34 (16.92%) DevOps
8 32 (15.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (14.43%) Software Engineering
10 26 (12.94%) Test Automation
10 26 (12.94%) Test Scripting
11 22 (10.95%) Unit Testing
11 22 (10.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (9.95%) Functional Testing
12 20 (9.95%) MVC
12 20 (9.95%) OO
12 20 (9.95%) Open Source
13 19 (9.45%) E-Commerce
13 19 (9.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.32%) Java
2 54 (26.87%) C#
3 49 (24.38%) SQL
4 42 (20.90%) Python
5 34 (16.92%) JavaScript
6 30 (14.93%) Ruby
7 14 (6.97%) Bash Shell
8 13 (6.47%) PHP
9 12 (5.97%) Objective-C
9 12 (5.97%) Scala
10 8 (3.98%) C++
11 7 (3.48%) Groovy
11 7 (3.48%) Perl
12 6 (2.99%) COBOL
12 6 (2.99%) VB
12 6 (2.99%) VB6
13 4 (1.99%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (28.36%) Degree
2 24 (11.94%) ISTQB
3 18 (8.96%) ISEB
4 7 (3.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CBAP
6 1 (0.50%) CEH
6 1 (0.50%) CISSP
6 1 (0.50%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.50%) IIBA
6 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.50%) SANS
6 1 (0.50%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (47.76%) QA
2 4 (1.99%) SDET
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (8.46%) Docker
2 5 (2.49%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) Varnish
5 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (6.47%) Ansible
2 13 (6.47%) Puppet
3 11 (5.47%) Mesos
4 4 (1.99%) Graphite
4 4 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.99%) Salt
5 3 (1.49%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (1.00%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.50%) Nessus
7 1 (0.50%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.50%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (9.45%) Oracle
2 15 (7.46%) Google
2 15 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.98%) VMware
4 7 (3.48%) HP
4 7 (3.48%) IBM
4 7 (3.48%) Rally
4 7 (3.48%) SAP
5 5 (2.49%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.99%) WorldPay
7 3 (1.49%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.49%) CA
8 2 (1.00%) Pega
9 1 (0.50%) Akamai
9 1 (0.50%) Coverity
9 1 (0.50%) Facebook
9 1 (0.50%) hybris
9 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Karhoo Inc
Salary: £Very Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Shares, bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
City, London
Talex Index LTD.
Salary: Unspecified competitive
Posted: 27 days ago