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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 161 192 172
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 159 159 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.55% 1.26% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.50% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 134 136 166
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
8731 10575 9945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.33% 83.95% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7493 8786 8610
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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.

1 169 (56.15%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (47.51%) QA
3 139 (46.18%) Selenium
4 122 (40.53%) Finance
5 116 (38.54%) Java
6 91 (30.23%) TDD
7 90 (29.90%) C#
8 80 (26.58%) WebDriver
9 79 (26.25%) BDD
10 69 (22.92%) SQL
11 64 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (20.93%) Scrum
13 62 (20.60%) .NET
14 57 (18.94%) Cucumber
15 53 (17.61%) Automation Testing
16 44 (14.62%) Test Scripting
17 43 (14.29%) Manual Testing
17 43 (14.29%) Test Automation
17 43 (14.29%) HP UFT
18 42 (13.95%) Linux
18 42 (13.95%) JMeter
19 41 (13.62%) Unit Testing
20 40 (13.29%) Banking
21 38 (12.62%) JavaScript
22 37 (12.29%) Software Engineering
22 37 (12.29%) Degree
22 37 (12.29%) Ruby
23 36 (11.96%) JIRA
24 35 (11.63%) Regression Testing
24 35 (11.63%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 13 (4.32%) CMS
2 7 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (2.33%) Umbraco
3 6 (1.99%) Confluence
3 6 (1.99%) Drupal
4 4 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.33%) Apache
5 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.00%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.66%) Node.js
6 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.33%) TorqueBox
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.33%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Beauchamp
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.98%) SaaS
2 14 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (1.00%) PaaS
7 2 (0.66%) Joyent
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.32%) HTTP
2 7 (2.33%) Internet
3 5 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.66%) DNS
4 2 (0.66%) DSL
5 1 (0.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.97%) MySQL
3 12 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.65%) Big Data
5 7 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.99%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.99%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.66%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.33%) Redis
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.00%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.66%) QlikView
10 2 (0.66%) LogicBlox
11 1 (0.33%) Riak
11 1 (0.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 139 (46.18%) Selenium
2 80 (26.58%) WebDriver
3 57 (18.94%) Cucumber
4 43 (14.29%) HP UFT
5 42 (13.95%) JMeter
6 36 (11.96%) JIRA
7 32 (10.63%) LoadRunner
7 32 (10.63%) Git (software)
8 27 (8.97%) WinRunner
9 24 (7.97%) Jenkins
10 23 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (5.32%) SoapUI
12 15 (4.98%) JUnit
12 15 (4.98%) Subversion
13 14 (4.65%) Maven
14 13 (4.32%) FitNesse
14 13 (4.32%) SpecFlow
15 12 (3.99%) Visual Studio
16 10 (3.32%) WATIR
16 10 (3.32%) RSpec
General
1 122 (40.53%) Finance
2 40 (13.29%) Banking
3 27 (8.97%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.32%) Front Office
5 13 (4.32%) Retail
6 9 (2.99%) Law
7 7 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.99%) Games
8 6 (1.99%) Back Office
9 4 (1.33%) Advertising
10 3 (1.00%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.66%) Automotive
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.33%) Marketing
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (27.91%) Analyst
2 81 (26.91%) Developer
3 45 (14.95%) QA Analyst
4 41 (13.62%) Test Analyst
5 31 (10.30%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (7.64%) C# Developer
6 23 (7.64%) QA Engineer
7 21 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.98%) Senior QA Analyst
8 20 (6.64%) Test Engineer
8 20 (6.64%) Tester
9 19 (6.31%) Test Leader
10 15 (4.98%) Java Developer
10 15 (4.98%) QA Manager
11 13 (4.32%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 12 (3.99%) Senior Test Engineer
13 11 (3.65%) Automation Analyst
13 11 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (3.32%) Automation Test Analyst
14 10 (3.32%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (20.60%) .NET
2 35 (11.63%) HTML
3 27 (8.97%) Web Services
3 27 (8.97%) XML
4 25 (8.31%) CSS
5 16 (5.32%) SOAP
6 15 (4.98%) .NET Framework
7 14 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (4.32%) RESTful
8 13 (4.32%) Gherkin
9 11 (3.65%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (3.65%) Servlets
9 11 (3.65%) ASP.NET
10 10 (3.32%) Spring
10 10 (3.32%) LAMP
11 8 (2.66%) OpenMP
11 8 (2.66%) JSP
11 8 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (2.66%) HTML5
12 7 (2.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.31%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.32%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.99%) Derivative
6 11 (3.65%) User Experience
6 11 (3.65%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.32%) Data Structures
7 10 (3.32%) Equities
8 9 (2.99%) Fixed Income
8 9 (2.99%) Grid Computing
9 8 (2.66%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.66%) Java Card
10 7 (2.33%) Statistics
11 6 (1.99%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.33%) SWIFT
12 4 (1.33%) RIA
12 4 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.33%) Tandem
13 3 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.95%) Linux
2 31 (10.30%) Windows
3 24 (7.97%) UNIX
4 12 (3.99%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.65%) Android
6 5 (1.66%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (1.66%) Windows Phone
6 5 (1.66%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.00%) Debian
8 2 (0.66%) AIX
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (56.15%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (30.23%) TDD
3 79 (26.25%) BDD
4 64 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (20.93%) Scrum
6 53 (17.61%) Automation Testing
7 44 (14.62%) Test Scripting
8 43 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 43 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 41 (13.62%) Unit Testing
10 37 (12.29%) Software Engineering
11 35 (11.63%) Regression Testing
12 32 (10.63%) Test Management
12 32 (10.63%) Load Testing
12 32 (10.63%) Test Strategy
13 31 (10.30%) Performance Testing
13 31 (10.30%) Continuous Delivery
14 29 (9.63%) SDLC
15 25 (8.31%) Kanban
15 25 (8.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 116 (38.54%) Java
2 90 (29.90%) C#
3 69 (22.92%) SQL
4 38 (12.62%) JavaScript
5 37 (12.29%) Ruby
6 23 (7.64%) C++
7 20 (6.64%) PHP
7 20 (6.64%) Python
8 8 (2.66%) Fortran
9 7 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.99%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.66%) Scala
11 5 (1.66%) R
12 4 (1.33%) Perl
13 3 (1.00%) VBScript
13 3 (1.00%) XPath
13 3 (1.00%) Groovy
13 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.66%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.66%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 37 (12.29%) Degree
2 20 (6.64%) ISEB
3 14 (4.65%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.66%) CISSP
5 5 (1.66%) CISA
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (47.51%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.99%) Varnish
2 6 (1.99%) Docker
3 4 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (7.64%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (6.98%) Puppet
3 9 (2.99%) Ansible
4 8 (2.66%) Vagrant
4 8 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.33%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.33%) Mesos
6 1 (0.33%) Nagios
6 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (6.64%) HP
2 17 (5.65%) Oracle
3 12 (3.99%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.99%) IBM
5 6 (1.99%) VMware
6 4 (1.33%) Pega
6 4 (1.33%) Coverity
6 4 (1.33%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.33%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.33%) Sybase
6 4 (1.33%) CA
7 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.00%) SAP
7 3 (1.00%) WorldPay
7 3 (1.00%) New Relic
7 3 (1.00%) Infragistics
7 3 (1.00%) Macrovision
7 3 (1.00%) Telerik
8 2 (0.66%) Google
8 2 (0.66%) Appcelerator
City, London
Argus Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k + performance bonus+ pension+ healthcare and more.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Share Options
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Start up benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago