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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 164 159 202
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +43
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 92 169 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.47% 1.61% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.83% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 86 134 128
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
5623 9217 10617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.75% 87.66% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 7862 8751
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 July 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 July 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.

1 145 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (49.27%) Java
3 83 (40.49%) QA
4 81 (39.51%) Finance
5 70 (34.15%) TDD
6 67 (32.68%) Scrum
7 51 (24.88%) Selenium
7 51 (24.88%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (24.39%) .NET
9 49 (23.90%) JavaScript
10 48 (23.41%) BDD
11 46 (22.44%) C#
12 44 (21.46%) HTML
13 41 (20.00%) SQL
13 41 (20.00%) Manual Testing
14 39 (19.02%) CSS
15 38 (18.54%) Degree
15 38 (18.54%) Amazon AWS
16 37 (18.05%) Continuous Delivery
17 35 (17.07%) Test Automation
17 35 (17.07%) Test Scripting
18 34 (16.59%) DevOps
18 34 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
19 32 (15.61%) User Acceptance Testing
19 32 (15.61%) Web Services
20 30 (14.63%) Git (software)
20 30 (14.63%) Jenkins
21 28 (13.66%) Kanban
21 28 (13.66%) Project Management
22 26 (12.68%) JIRA

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 19 (9.27%) CMS
2 11 (5.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (4.39%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.95%) Confluence
4 4 (1.95%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.49%) Drupal
6 1 (0.49%) IIS
6 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (8.29%) MS Office
2 15 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.85%) MS Project
4 4 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.49%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 38 (18.54%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.37%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (5.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (4.88%) Google Compute Engine
4 10 (4.88%) PaaS
5 3 (1.46%) IaaS
6 2 (0.98%) GitHub
6 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.95%) HTTP
2 2 (0.98%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.49%) SSH
3 1 (0.49%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 18 (8.78%) Big Data
2 18 (8.78%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.34%) EDRMS
4 12 (5.85%) MySQL
5 11 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.39%) Hadoop
6 9 (4.39%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.95%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.46%) HBase
9 2 (0.98%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.49%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (24.88%) Selenium
2 30 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 30 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 26 (12.68%) JIRA
4 24 (11.71%) WebDriver
5 22 (10.73%) Cucumber
6 12 (5.85%) Maven
7 11 (5.37%) Calabash
7 11 (5.37%) JMeter
7 11 (5.37%) JUnit
8 8 (3.90%) Appium
9 7 (3.41%) Mercurial
9 7 (3.41%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.41%) WATIR
10 5 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.44%) Robotium
10 5 (2.44%) Xcode
11 4 (1.95%) HP UFT
11 4 (1.95%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.46%) Eclipse
General
1 81 (39.51%) Finance
2 20 (9.76%) Banking
3 14 (6.83%) Back Office
4 13 (6.34%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.39%) Law
6 7 (3.41%) Automotive
7 6 (2.93%) Legal
8 5 (2.44%) Marketing
8 5 (2.44%) Retail
9 4 (1.95%) Games
10 3 (1.46%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.98%) Front Office
12 1 (0.49%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.49%) Electronics
12 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (37.56%) Developer
2 21 (10.24%) Test Manager
3 20 (9.76%) QA Engineer
4 19 (9.27%) Analyst
4 19 (9.27%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.29%) C# Developer
5 17 (8.29%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.29%) Tester
6 13 (6.34%) Cloud Developer
6 13 (6.34%) Developer in Test
7 12 (5.85%) Test Engineer
8 11 (5.37%) Test Analyst
9 10 (4.88%) Python Developer
10 9 (4.39%) Senior QA Engineer
11 8 (3.90%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.90%) Automation Tester
11 8 (3.90%) Development Manager
11 8 (3.90%) Java Engineer
11 8 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (3.90%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.39%) .NET
2 44 (21.46%) HTML
3 39 (19.02%) CSS
4 32 (15.61%) Web Services
5 25 (12.20%) AngularJS
6 23 (11.22%) XML
7 16 (7.80%) HTML5
8 14 (6.83%) CSS3
8 14 (6.83%) JSON
8 14 (6.83%) RESTful
8 14 (6.83%) SOAP
9 13 (6.34%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (5.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (4.39%) Gherkin
11 9 (4.39%) REST
12 8 (3.90%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (3.90%) jQuery
13 7 (3.41%) ASP.NET
13 7 (3.41%) Django
13 7 (3.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.34%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.88%) User Experience
4 9 (4.39%) Hedge funds
5 8 (3.90%) Fintech
5 8 (3.90%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.93%) Reference Data
7 5 (2.44%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.44%) iPad
8 4 (1.95%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.46%) Physics
10 2 (0.98%) Animation
10 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.98%) EPoS
10 2 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.98%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.98%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.80%) Android
1 16 (7.80%) Linux
1 16 (7.80%) Unix
2 11 (5.37%) Apple iOS
2 11 (5.37%) Windows
3 3 (1.46%) CentOS
4 2 (0.98%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (34.15%) TDD
3 67 (32.68%) Scrum
4 51 (24.88%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (23.41%) BDD
6 41 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 37 (18.05%) Continuous Delivery
8 35 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 35 (17.07%) Test Scripting
9 34 (16.59%) DevOps
10 32 (15.61%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (13.66%) Kanban
11 28 (13.66%) Project Management
12 25 (12.20%) Exploratory Testing
12 25 (12.20%) Mentoring
13 24 (11.71%) CRM
13 24 (11.71%) Test Strategy
14 23 (11.22%) Software Engineering
15 22 (10.73%) OO
16 21 (10.24%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 101 (49.27%) Java
2 49 (23.90%) JavaScript
3 46 (22.44%) C#
4 41 (20.00%) SQL
5 24 (11.71%) Python
6 22 (10.73%) Ruby
7 12 (5.85%) CoffeeScript
8 11 (5.37%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.39%) C++
9 9 (4.39%) Scala
10 7 (3.41%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.93%) C
11 6 (2.93%) Groovy
12 4 (1.95%) COBOL
12 4 (1.95%) VB
12 4 (1.95%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.95%) VB6
13 3 (1.46%) Erlang
14 2 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.98%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 38 (18.54%) Degree
2 14 (6.83%) ISTQB
3 11 (5.37%) ISEB
4 9 (4.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (2.93%) MCSD
5 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (40.49%) QA
2 6 (2.93%) SDET
3 4 (1.95%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (7.80%) Docker
2 2 (0.98%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (9.27%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (6.34%) Ansible
3 6 (2.93%) Mesos
4 4 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.98%) Graphite
5 2 (0.98%) Puppet
5 2 (0.98%) Salt
6 1 (0.49%) Nagios
6 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (8.29%) Google
1 17 (8.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.34%) OpenText
2 13 (6.34%) Siebel
3 11 (5.37%) Adobe
4 10 (4.88%) Oracle
5 9 (4.39%) SAP
6 7 (3.41%) HP
7 6 (2.93%) Rally
8 5 (2.44%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.98%) VMware
11 1 (0.49%) Borland
11 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.49%) Samsung
11 1 (0.49%) Splunk
11 1 (0.49%) Sybase
11 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.49%) TOWER Software
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