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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 199 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 112 124 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 1.19% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.44% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 95 100 110
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £67,500 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
8639 8614 8720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.04% 82.93% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7305 7231 7812
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,994 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 101 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (46.77%) Java
3 83 (44.62%) QA
4 80 (43.01%) Selenium
5 64 (34.41%) Finance
6 61 (32.80%) BDD
7 59 (31.72%) TDD
8 55 (29.57%) SQL
9 51 (27.42%) WebDriver
10 48 (25.81%) Scrum
11 45 (24.19%) C#
11 45 (24.19%) Cucumber
12 36 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (19.35%) Linux
13 34 (18.28%) JavaScript
14 33 (17.74%) .NET
15 31 (16.67%) Unit Testing
16 29 (15.59%) Test Automation
16 29 (15.59%) HTML
16 29 (15.59%) Degree
17 28 (15.05%) CSS
17 28 (15.05%) Windows
18 27 (14.52%) OO
18 27 (14.52%) E-Commerce
18 27 (14.52%) Manual Testing
19 23 (12.37%) Test Scripting
20 22 (11.83%) Banking
20 22 (11.83%) Git (software)
21 21 (11.29%) Test Strategy
21 21 (11.29%) Automation Testing

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (6.45%) CMS
2 5 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.15%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.15%) Apache
4 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.61%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.61%) Drupal
4 3 (1.61%) Node.js
5 2 (1.08%) nginx
5 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.08%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (1.08%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.69%) MS Office
3 3 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.84%) SaaS
2 4 (2.15%) PaaS
2 4 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.61%) Joyent
4 2 (1.08%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.54%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.38%) HTTP
2 9 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) DSL
4 1 (0.54%) LDAP
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.68%) MySQL
1 18 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.15%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.61%) Triplestore
6 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.08%) QlikView
6 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.08%) Redis
7 1 (0.54%) Big Data
7 1 (0.54%) HBase
7 1 (0.54%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 80 (43.01%) Selenium
2 51 (27.42%) WebDriver
3 45 (24.19%) Cucumber
4 22 (11.83%) Git (software)
5 21 (11.29%) JIRA
6 17 (9.14%) JUnit
7 16 (8.60%) eggPlant
8 15 (8.06%) Jenkins
8 15 (8.06%) Subversion
9 14 (7.53%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (5.91%) Calabash
10 11 (5.91%) SpecFlow
11 10 (5.38%) Eclipse
11 10 (5.38%) RSpec
12 9 (4.84%) Appium
13 8 (4.30%) TeamCity
13 8 (4.30%) Maven
13 8 (4.30%) Bugzilla
14 6 (3.23%) JMeter
14 6 (3.23%) JBehave
General
1 64 (34.41%) Finance
2 22 (11.83%) Banking
3 11 (5.91%) Retail
4 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.84%) Front Office
6 6 (3.23%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.15%) Games
8 3 (1.61%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.61%) Marketing
8 3 (1.61%) Law
9 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.08%) Advertising
9 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.54%) Automotive
10 1 (0.54%) Publishing
10 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 64 (34.41%) Developer
2 50 (26.88%) Analyst
3 34 (18.28%) Test Analyst
4 23 (12.37%) QA Analyst
5 17 (9.14%) Tester
6 16 (8.60%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (8.06%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.99%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.99%) QA Engineer
9 11 (5.91%) QA Test Analyst
9 11 (5.91%) Senior QA Analyst
9 11 (5.91%) Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (5.91%) Automation Analyst
10 8 (4.30%) Automation Tester
10 8 (4.30%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.76%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.76%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.74%) .NET
2 29 (15.59%) HTML
3 28 (15.05%) CSS
4 17 (9.14%) XML
5 15 (8.06%) Web Services
6 11 (5.91%) HTML5
7 9 (4.84%) REST
7 9 (4.84%) J2EE
7 9 (4.84%) ASP.NET
8 8 (4.30%) JSP
8 8 (4.30%) SOAP
8 8 (4.30%) Spring
8 8 (4.30%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (3.76%) LAMP
10 6 (3.23%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.23%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (2.69%) Gherkin
11 5 (2.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.68%) Open Source
2 17 (9.14%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.91%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.76%) Hedge funds
6 6 (3.23%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.15%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.15%) Statistics
8 3 (1.61%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.61%) GIS
8 3 (1.61%) Semantic Web
9 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.08%) User Experience
9 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.08%) Equities
9 2 (1.08%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.08%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.35%) Linux
2 28 (15.05%) Windows
3 16 (8.60%) UNIX
4 13 (6.99%) Android
5 12 (6.45%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.69%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (2.69%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.61%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.08%) Debian
10 1 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (32.80%) BDD
3 59 (31.72%) TDD
4 48 (25.81%) Scrum
5 36 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 29 (15.59%) Test Automation
8 27 (14.52%) Manual Testing
8 27 (14.52%) OO
8 27 (14.52%) E-Commerce
9 23 (12.37%) Test Scripting
10 21 (11.29%) Test Strategy
10 21 (11.29%) Automation Testing
11 20 (10.75%) DevOps
12 19 (10.22%) Regression Testing
13 17 (9.14%) Software Engineering
14 14 (7.53%) Multithreading
14 14 (7.53%) Kanban
14 14 (7.53%) MVC
15 13 (6.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (46.77%) Java
2 55 (29.57%) SQL
3 45 (24.19%) C#
4 34 (18.28%) JavaScript
5 20 (10.75%) Ruby
6 14 (7.53%) C++
7 13 (6.99%) PHP
8 11 (5.91%) Python
9 5 (2.69%) Perl
10 3 (1.61%) VBScript
10 3 (1.61%) SPARQL
10 3 (1.61%) Scala
10 3 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.61%) C
11 2 (1.08%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (1.08%) Prolog
11 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.08%) PHP5
11 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (15.59%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) ISEB
3 8 (4.30%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.61%) VCP4
7 1 (0.54%) CISA
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (44.62%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.69%) Varnish
2 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.76%) Puppet
1 7 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.61%) Ansible
2 3 (1.61%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.08%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 12 (6.45%) Oracle
1 12 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.76%) HP
3 5 (2.69%) IBM
3 5 (2.69%) Rackspace
4 4 (2.15%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.15%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.15%) Sybase
4 4 (2.15%) Open Text
5 3 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.61%) Citrix
5 3 (1.61%) Siebel
5 3 (1.61%) Macrovision
5 3 (1.61%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.61%) Google
6 2 (1.08%) New Relic
6 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.08%) Sony
6 2 (1.08%) VMware
7 1 (0.54%) Informatica
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago