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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
London / City of London
Rank 146 182 221
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +39
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 82 77 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 1.21% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.37% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 68 63 72
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £79,500 £77,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
4408 5641 8570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 87.79% 88.60% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 5038 7427
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £87,500
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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.

1 120 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (44.05%) Java
3 73 (43.45%) QA
4 62 (36.90%) Selenium
5 53 (31.55%) SQL
6 52 (30.95%) HTML
7 48 (28.57%) Finance
7 48 (28.57%) BDD
8 45 (26.79%) Test Automation
8 45 (26.79%) TDD
9 43 (25.60%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (23.21%) Cucumber
11 38 (22.62%) JavaScript
12 33 (19.64%) AngularJS
13 32 (19.05%) Jenkins
13 32 (19.05%) HTML5
13 32 (19.05%) Scrum
14 31 (18.45%) Git (software)
15 30 (17.86%) Linux
16 28 (16.67%) Regression Testing
17 27 (16.07%) Maven
18 26 (15.48%) CSS
19 25 (14.88%) Banking
20 24 (14.29%) Ruby
20 24 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (13.69%) DevOps
21 23 (13.69%) WebDriver
21 23 (13.69%) NoSQL
21 23 (13.69%) Python
22 22 (13.10%) User Stories

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 3 (1.79%) CMS
2 2 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.19%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.19%) Jetty
2 2 (1.19%) SAS
2 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS Project
2 2 (1.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.12%) SaaS
2 14 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (8.33%) Google Compute Engine
3 9 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.98%) GitHub
5 3 (1.79%) TestFlight
6 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.19%) IaaS
6 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) HTTP
2 7 (4.17%) SSL
3 3 (1.79%) FTP
3 3 (1.79%) Internet
4 2 (1.19%) LDAP
4 2 (1.19%) Multicast
4 2 (1.19%) SSH
4 2 (1.19%) Unicast
5 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.69%) NoSQL
2 18 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.76%) Big Data
4 7 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.57%) CouchDB
6 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.19%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.19%) DocumentDB
8 2 (1.19%) Redis
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 62 (36.90%) Selenium
2 39 (23.21%) Cucumber
3 32 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 31 (18.45%) Git (software)
5 27 (16.07%) Maven
6 23 (13.69%) WebDriver
7 19 (11.31%) JUnit
8 18 (10.71%) JIRA
9 12 (7.14%) SoapUI
10 11 (6.55%) TeamCity
11 10 (5.95%) SilkPerformer
11 10 (5.95%) SilkTest
12 9 (5.36%) Gatling
12 9 (5.36%) SpecFlow
13 7 (4.17%) Ant
14 6 (3.57%) Jasmine
14 6 (3.57%) Mocha
15 5 (2.98%) Subversion
15 5 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (2.98%) The Grinder
General
1 48 (28.57%) Finance
2 25 (14.88%) Banking
3 16 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 8 (4.76%) Marketing
4 8 (4.76%) Publishing
5 5 (2.98%) Front Office
6 3 (1.79%) Advertising
7 2 (1.19%) Legal
7 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.60%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) Law
8 1 (0.60%) Retail
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (33.33%) Developer
2 29 (17.26%) Analyst
3 28 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 25 (14.88%) QA Engineer
5 18 (10.71%) Tester
6 15 (8.93%) Automation Tester
7 13 (7.74%) QA Analyst
7 13 (7.74%) Test Engineer
8 12 (7.14%) Software QA Engineer
8 12 (7.14%) Test Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
10 8 (4.76%) Junior
10 8 (4.76%) Junior Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Test Leader
11 7 (4.17%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
11 7 (4.17%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (30.95%) HTML
2 33 (19.64%) AngularJS
3 32 (19.05%) HTML5
4 26 (15.48%) CSS
5 20 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (11.31%) CSS3
7 18 (10.71%) REST
8 17 (10.12%) SOAP
9 14 (8.33%) Web Services
10 13 (7.74%) XML
11 12 (7.14%) Guice
12 11 (6.55%) .NET
12 11 (6.55%) JSON
12 11 (6.55%) Node.js
12 11 (6.55%) RESTful
13 10 (5.95%) jQuery
14 9 (5.36%) Ajax
15 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET
15 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.98%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.38%) User Experience
6 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.79%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.79%) Equities
6 3 (1.79%) Fintech
7 2 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.19%) Statistics
8 1 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.60%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.60%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.86%) Linux
2 16 (9.52%) Windows
3 11 (6.55%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.36%) Android
4 9 (5.36%) Unix
4 9 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.19%) CentOS
5 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.19%) Solaris
5 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.57%) BDD
3 45 (26.79%) TDD
3 45 (26.79%) Test Automation
4 43 (25.60%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (19.05%) Scrum
6 28 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 23 (13.69%) DevOps
8 22 (13.10%) User Stories
9 21 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 20 (11.90%) Performance Testing
11 19 (11.31%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
13 17 (10.12%) Manual Testing
13 17 (10.12%) Open Source
14 16 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (8.93%) SDLC
15 15 (8.93%) Stress Testing
16 14 (8.33%) Functional Programming
16 14 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (44.05%) Java
2 53 (31.55%) SQL
3 38 (22.62%) JavaScript
4 24 (14.29%) Ruby
5 23 (13.69%) Python
6 20 (11.90%) C#
7 14 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
8 9 (5.36%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.17%) PHP
10 7 (4.17%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.57%) C
12 5 (2.98%) C++
12 5 (2.98%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.98%) Scala
13 4 (2.38%) XAML
14 2 (1.19%) Perl
14 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.19%) R
14 2 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (9.52%) ISEB
2 15 (8.93%) Degree
3 8 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.19%) CISM
5 2 (1.19%) CISSP
5 2 (1.19%) GIAC
5 2 (1.19%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (43.45%) QA
2 6 (3.57%) SDET
3 2 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (11.31%) Docker
2 3 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (9.52%) Ansible
2 5 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.38%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) Consul
4 1 (0.60%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (9.52%) Google
1 16 (9.52%) Oracle
2 13 (7.74%) Atlassian
3 10 (5.95%) Borland
4 4 (2.38%) BEA
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.79%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.19%) Adobe
6 2 (1.19%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (1.19%) Informatica
6 2 (1.19%) Typemock
6 2 (1.19%) VMware
7 1 (0.60%) Clearswift
7 1 (0.60%) Solace
7 1 (0.60%) TOWER Software
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