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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 152 156 227
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +71
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 95 146 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.60% 1.67% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.91% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 86 101 85
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
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
5309 7650 9725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.27% 87.32% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4848 6579 8090
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
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 24 September 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 24 September 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.

1 141 (76.22%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (55.68%) Java
3 74 (40.00%) Finance
4 65 (35.14%) QA
5 63 (34.05%) TDD
6 61 (32.97%) Scrum
7 57 (30.81%) HTML
7 57 (30.81%) Selenium
7 57 (30.81%) BDD
8 49 (26.49%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (25.95%) JavaScript
10 47 (25.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 43 (23.24%) SQL
12 40 (21.62%) DevOps
13 39 (21.08%) .NET
13 39 (21.08%) CSS
14 37 (20.00%) C#
15 36 (19.46%) AngularJS
16 34 (18.38%) Jenkins
17 32 (17.30%) Git (software)
17 32 (17.30%) HTML5
18 31 (16.76%) Test Automation
19 30 (16.22%) Banking
20 29 (15.68%) Maven
20 29 (15.68%) Manual Testing
20 29 (15.68%) NoSQL
21 28 (15.14%) Cucumber
22 27 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (14.59%) Open Source
23 26 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 18 (9.73%) CMS
2 11 (5.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.16%) Confluence
4 4 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.41%) MS Office
3 5 (2.70%) MS Project
4 4 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (11.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 22 (11.89%) Google Compute Engine
3 13 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.86%) PaaS
6 4 (2.16%) GitHub
6 4 (2.16%) SaaS
7 2 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.32%) HTTP
2 3 (1.62%) SSH
2 3 (1.62%) SSL
3 2 (1.08%) Multicast
3 2 (1.08%) Unicast
4 1 (0.54%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.54%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.68%) NoSQL
2 17 (9.19%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.03%) Big Data
4 10 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.70%) CouchDB
5 5 (2.70%) EDRMS
5 5 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.62%) HBase
8 2 (1.08%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.08%) MySQL
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.54%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 57 (30.81%) Selenium
2 34 (18.38%) Jenkins
3 32 (17.30%) Git (software)
4 29 (15.68%) Maven
5 28 (15.14%) Cucumber
6 25 (13.51%) JUnit
7 18 (9.73%) WebDriver
8 15 (8.11%) JIRA
9 8 (4.32%) Jasmine
9 8 (4.32%) Mocha
9 8 (4.32%) TeamCity
10 7 (3.78%) Calabash
10 7 (3.78%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.70%) Appium
11 5 (2.70%) JMeter
12 4 (2.16%) HP UFT
12 4 (2.16%) IntelliJ
12 4 (2.16%) Mockito
12 4 (2.16%) NUnit
12 4 (2.16%) Subversion
General
1 74 (40.00%) Finance
2 30 (16.22%) Banking
3 24 (12.97%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.86%) Marketing
5 8 (4.32%) Law
6 7 (3.78%) Back Office
7 6 (3.24%) Retail
8 4 (2.16%) Automotive
8 4 (2.16%) Legal
9 3 (1.62%) Games
10 2 (1.08%) Advertising
10 2 (1.08%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 77 (41.62%) Developer
2 32 (17.30%) Java Developer
3 18 (9.73%) Tester
4 15 (8.11%) Analyst
5 14 (7.57%) Developer in Test
6 13 (7.03%) Automation Tester
6 13 (7.03%) Test Manager
7 12 (6.49%) C# Developer
7 12 (6.49%) QA Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) Architect
8 10 (5.41%) Junior
8 10 (5.41%) Junior Developer
8 10 (5.41%) Junior Java Developer
8 10 (5.41%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.41%) Test Leader
9 9 (4.86%) Cloud Developer
10 8 (4.32%) Development Manager
10 8 (4.32%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.32%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.78%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (30.81%) HTML
2 39 (21.08%) .NET
2 39 (21.08%) CSS
3 36 (19.46%) AngularJS
4 32 (17.30%) HTML5
5 26 (14.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 23 (12.43%) CSS3
6 23 (12.43%) XML
7 17 (9.19%) Web Services
8 16 (8.65%) JSON
9 12 (6.49%) REST
9 12 (6.49%) SOAP
10 10 (5.41%) RESTful
11 8 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (3.78%) jQuery
13 6 (3.24%) Node.js
13 6 (3.24%) OAuth2
13 6 (3.24%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (2.70%) Gherkin
14 5 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.32%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.32%) Hedge funds
3 7 (3.78%) Fintech
3 7 (3.78%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.78%) Reference Data
4 6 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.16%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.62%) Statistics
8 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.08%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.08%) Physics
8 2 (1.08%) User Experience
9 1 (0.54%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.54%) iPad
9 1 (0.54%) Online Games
9 1 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.51%) Linux
2 11 (5.95%) Unix
3 10 (5.41%) Android
4 8 (4.32%) Windows
5 6 (3.24%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.62%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.08%) CentOS
7 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.08%) Solaris
7 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (76.22%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (34.05%) TDD
3 61 (32.97%) Scrum
4 57 (30.81%) BDD
5 49 (26.49%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (25.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 40 (21.62%) DevOps
8 31 (16.76%) Test Automation
9 29 (15.68%) Manual Testing
10 27 (14.59%) Open Source
11 23 (12.43%) Mentoring
12 22 (11.89%) Functional Programming
13 21 (11.35%) Exploratory Testing
13 21 (11.35%) Kanban
13 21 (11.35%) Software Engineering
14 20 (10.81%) Coaching
15 17 (9.19%) Project Management
16 16 (8.65%) OO
16 16 (8.65%) Web Development
16 16 (8.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 103 (55.68%) Java
2 48 (25.95%) JavaScript
3 43 (23.24%) SQL
4 37 (20.00%) C#
5 24 (12.97%) CoffeeScript
6 23 (12.43%) Python
6 23 (12.43%) Ruby
7 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
8 11 (5.95%) C++
9 7 (3.78%) C
9 7 (3.78%) Scala
10 6 (3.24%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.24%) PHP
11 5 (2.70%) Groovy
11 5 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.16%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.08%) Erlang
13 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.08%) VBA
13 2 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (11.89%) Degree
2 9 (4.86%) ISEB
3 8 (4.32%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.24%) MCSD
4 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (35.14%) QA
2 10 (5.41%) SDET
3 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (14.05%) Docker
2 3 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (12.97%) Ansible
2 8 (4.32%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.16%) Puppet
5 2 (1.08%) Graphite
5 2 (1.08%) Mesos
6 1 (0.54%) Consul
6 1 (0.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (13.51%) Google
2 15 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.95%) Adobe
4 9 (4.86%) Oracle
5 8 (4.32%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.70%) OpenText
6 5 (2.70%) SAP
6 5 (2.70%) Siebel
7 4 (2.16%) HP
8 3 (1.62%) Borland
9 2 (1.08%) Informatica
9 2 (1.08%) Rally
9 2 (1.08%) VMware
10 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.54%) Samsung
10 1 (0.54%) TOWER Software
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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