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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 166 175 198
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 96 131 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.45% 1.31% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.49% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 91 115 152
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,400 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
5961 8817 10919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.18% 87.86% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5447 7480 9144
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

1 129 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (45.54%) QA
3 90 (44.55%) Java
4 69 (34.16%) Finance
5 68 (33.66%) TDD
6 61 (30.20%) Scrum
7 55 (27.23%) C#
8 54 (26.73%) Selenium
9 53 (26.24%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (26.24%) BDD
10 50 (24.75%) .NET
11 48 (23.76%) Manual Testing
12 47 (23.27%) SQL
13 45 (22.28%) Degree
14 41 (20.30%) JavaScript
15 40 (19.80%) Web Services
16 39 (19.31%) Test Scripting
17 38 (18.81%) Test Automation
18 36 (17.82%) WebDriver
18 36 (17.82%) JIRA
19 35 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
20 34 (16.83%) Python
20 34 (16.83%) Git (software)
20 34 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
21 31 (15.35%) Jenkins
22 29 (14.36%) Cucumber
22 29 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
23 28 (13.86%) Kanban
23 28 (13.86%) Continuous Delivery
24 27 (13.37%) Ruby

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 9 (4.46%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.97%) CMS
3 5 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.98%) Confluence
4 4 (1.98%) Node.js
5 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.99%) IIS
6 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (5.45%) MS Office
1 11 (5.45%) MS Project
2 9 (4.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.50%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.46%) PaaS
4 4 (1.98%) IaaS
5 3 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.99%) SaaS
7 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) HTTP
2 4 (1.98%) PuTTY
3 3 (1.49%) SSH
3 3 (1.49%) Telnet
4 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.50%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.50%) NFC
4 1 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.89%) Big Data
3 17 (8.42%) MySQL
4 15 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (6.93%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.44%) NoSQL
7 12 (5.94%) EDRMS
8 9 (4.46%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.48%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.49%) HBase
11 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (26.73%) Selenium
2 36 (17.82%) JIRA
2 36 (17.82%) WebDriver
3 34 (16.83%) Git (software)
4 31 (15.35%) Jenkins
5 29 (14.36%) Cucumber
6 16 (7.92%) JMeter
7 14 (6.93%) Calabash
7 14 (6.93%) WATIR
8 13 (6.44%) Appium
8 13 (6.44%) Mercurial
9 10 (4.95%) TeamCity
10 9 (4.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.97%) Robotium
12 6 (2.97%) Xcode
13 4 (1.98%) Maven
13 4 (1.98%) SpecFlow
14 3 (1.49%) Gerrit
14 3 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 69 (34.16%) Finance
2 12 (5.94%) Back Office
3 9 (4.46%) Law
4 8 (3.96%) Banking
5 6 (2.97%) Automotive
6 5 (2.48%) Retail
7 4 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.98%) Legal
8 3 (1.49%) Marketing
8 3 (1.49%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.99%) Front Office
9 2 (0.99%) Games
9 2 (0.99%) Publishing
9 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.50%) Electronics
10 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (33.66%) Developer
2 33 (16.34%) QA Engineer
3 22 (10.89%) Tester
4 20 (9.90%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.41%) Analyst
5 19 (9.41%) C# Developer
6 18 (8.91%) Senior QA Engineer
6 18 (8.91%) Test Engineer
7 17 (8.42%) Cloud Developer
7 17 (8.42%) Java Engineer
8 14 (6.93%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (6.93%) Developer in Test
8 14 (6.93%) Python Developer
8 14 (6.93%) QA Test Engineer
8 14 (6.93%) Test Analyst
8 14 (6.93%) Test Manager
9 11 (5.45%) Django Developer
9 11 (5.45%) Python/Django Developer
9 11 (5.45%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.75%) .NET
2 40 (19.80%) Web Services
3 26 (12.87%) HTML
4 25 (12.38%) CSS
5 22 (10.89%) XML
6 18 (8.91%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (8.42%) JSON
8 15 (7.43%) AngularJS
8 15 (7.43%) REST
8 15 (7.43%) SOAP
9 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET
9 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (5.94%) RESTful
10 11 (5.45%) Django
10 11 (5.45%) HTML5
10 11 (5.45%) jQuery
11 9 (4.46%) Gherkin
12 8 (3.96%) CSS3
13 7 (3.47%) WCF
14 6 (2.97%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.92%) Fintech
3 15 (7.43%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.94%) User Experience
5 11 (5.45%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.95%) iPad
7 9 (4.46%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.97%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.48%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.49%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.49%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.49%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.49%) Physics
10 3 (1.49%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.49%) RIA
11 2 (0.99%) Animation
11 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.99%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.40%) Android
2 20 (9.90%) Windows
3 15 (7.43%) Linux
3 15 (7.43%) Unix
4 13 (6.44%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.99%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (0.99%) CentOS
6 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (33.66%) TDD
3 61 (30.20%) Scrum
4 53 (26.24%) BDD
4 53 (26.24%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (23.76%) Manual Testing
6 39 (19.31%) Test Scripting
7 38 (18.81%) Test Automation
8 35 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 28 (13.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 28 (13.86%) Kanban
10 26 (12.87%) OO
11 25 (12.38%) DevOps
11 25 (12.38%) Project Management
11 25 (12.38%) Test Strategy
12 24 (11.88%) E-Commerce
13 23 (11.39%) SDLC
14 21 (10.40%) CRM
15 19 (9.41%) Automation Testing
15 19 (9.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 90 (44.55%) Java
2 55 (27.23%) C#
3 47 (23.27%) SQL
4 41 (20.30%) JavaScript
5 34 (16.83%) Python
6 27 (13.37%) Ruby
7 11 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.95%) Scala
9 9 (4.46%) Groovy
10 8 (3.96%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.47%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.97%) COBOL
12 6 (2.97%) VB
12 6 (2.97%) VB6
13 5 (2.48%) C++
13 5 (2.48%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (1.49%) C
14 3 (1.49%) Erlang
14 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (22.28%) Degree
2 19 (9.41%) ISTQB
3 13 (6.44%) ISEB
4 10 (4.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (1.98%) MCSD
5 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CEH
6 1 (0.50%) CISSP
6 1 (0.50%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.50%) SANS
6 1 (0.50%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (45.54%) QA
2 4 (1.98%) SDET
3 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.97%) Docker
2 2 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (9.41%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.97%) Mesos
3 5 (2.48%) Graphite
4 4 (1.98%) Ansible
4 4 (1.98%) Salt
5 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.99%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) Nessus
7 1 (0.50%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.50%) Puppet
7 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (6.44%) Google
2 12 (5.94%) OpenText
2 12 (5.94%) Oracle
2 12 (5.94%) Siebel
3 11 (5.45%) Rally
4 10 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.95%) SAP
5 5 (2.48%) HP
6 4 (1.98%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.49%) IBM
7 3 (1.49%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.99%) VMware
9 1 (0.50%) Borland
9 1 (0.50%) Facebook
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk
9 1 (0.50%) Sybase
9 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £70000.00 per annum + competitive bonus and benefits
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago