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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
London / City of London
Rank 156 154 208
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +54
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 78 106 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.55% 1.55% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.73% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 61 81 93
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
4507 6110 8895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.75% 89.63% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4102 5425 7540
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £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 28 February 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 28 February 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 98 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (45.75%) QA
3 57 (37.25%) Java
4 51 (33.33%) Selenium
5 48 (31.37%) SQL
6 46 (30.07%) Test Automation
7 45 (29.41%) Finance
8 35 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (22.22%) BDD
10 32 (20.92%) TDD
11 30 (19.61%) HTML
12 28 (18.30%) JavaScript
12 28 (18.30%) Cucumber
12 28 (18.30%) User Stories
13 27 (17.65%) Regression Testing
14 26 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (15.03%) WebDriver
15 23 (15.03%) Git (software)
15 23 (15.03%) Degree
16 22 (14.38%) Scrum
16 22 (14.38%) Test Strategy
17 21 (13.73%) Jenkins
17 21 (13.73%) AngularJS
17 21 (13.73%) Web Services
17 21 (13.73%) Linux
17 21 (13.73%) Banking
18 20 (13.07%) Python
18 20 (13.07%) NoSQL
19 19 (12.42%) SaaS
19 19 (12.42%) Microservices

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 4 (2.61%) Jetty
1 4 (2.61%) nginx
2 2 (1.31%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.31%) SAS
2 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) Drupal
3 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Project
2 2 (1.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.31%) Sentinel
1 2 (1.31%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.42%) SaaS
2 15 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (5.23%) Google Compute Engine
5 3 (1.96%) GitHub
5 3 (1.96%) TestFlight
6 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.65%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.19%) HTTP
2 5 (3.27%) SSL
3 3 (1.96%) FTP
3 3 (1.96%) Internet
4 2 (1.31%) LDAP
5 1 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.65%) Multicast
5 1 (0.65%) SSH
5 1 (0.65%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.07%) NoSQL
2 17 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.19%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.88%) CouchDB
5 7 (4.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (4.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.27%) Big Data
7 3 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.96%) MySQL
8 2 (1.31%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.31%) DocumentDB
8 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 51 (33.33%) Selenium
2 28 (18.30%) Cucumber
3 23 (15.03%) Git (software)
3 23 (15.03%) WebDriver
4 21 (13.73%) Jenkins
5 18 (11.76%) Maven
6 14 (9.15%) JIRA
7 12 (7.84%) SoapUI
8 10 (6.54%) Gatling
9 9 (5.88%) Ant
10 7 (4.58%) JUnit
10 7 (4.58%) SilkPerformer
10 7 (4.58%) SilkTest
10 7 (4.58%) TeamCity
11 6 (3.92%) Gradle
11 6 (3.92%) SpecFlow
11 6 (3.92%) Subversion
11 6 (3.92%) The Grinder
12 5 (3.27%) Protractor
12 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (29.41%) Finance
2 21 (13.73%) Banking
3 8 (5.23%) Investment Banking
3 8 (5.23%) Publishing
4 5 (3.27%) Front Office
4 5 (3.27%) Law
4 5 (3.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.31%) Advertising
5 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (29.41%) Developer
2 32 (20.92%) Analyst
3 27 (17.65%) QA Engineer
4 19 (12.42%) Java Developer
5 16 (10.46%) Tester
6 15 (9.80%) QA Analyst
6 15 (9.80%) Test Analyst
7 13 (8.50%) Test Engineer
8 12 (7.84%) Automation Tester
8 12 (7.84%) Software QA Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) Financial Analyst
10 8 (5.23%) Selenium Tester
10 8 (5.23%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (4.58%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.58%) QA Test Analyst
11 7 (4.58%) Quality Analyst
11 7 (4.58%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 7 (4.58%) Software Analyst
11 7 (4.58%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.61%) HTML
2 21 (13.73%) AngularJS
2 21 (13.73%) Web Services
3 17 (11.11%) RESTful
4 16 (10.46%) HTML5
4 16 (10.46%) SOAP
5 15 (9.80%) Guice
5 15 (9.80%) REST
6 14 (9.15%) CSS
6 14 (9.15%) Node.js
7 10 (6.54%) .NET
8 9 (5.88%) CSS3
8 9 (5.88%) jQuery
8 9 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (4.58%) Ajax
9 7 (4.58%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (4.58%) Serverless Framework
10 6 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.92%) JSON
10 6 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.92%) User Experience
5 4 (2.61%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.96%) Equities
6 3 (1.96%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.96%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.31%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.31%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.31%) Derivative
7 2 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.73%) Linux
2 13 (8.50%) Windows
3 9 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.23%) Unix
5 6 (3.92%) Android
5 6 (3.92%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (30.07%) Test Automation
3 35 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (22.22%) BDD
5 32 (20.92%) TDD
6 28 (18.30%) User Stories
7 27 (17.65%) Regression Testing
8 22 (14.38%) Scrum
8 22 (14.38%) Test Strategy
9 19 (12.42%) Microservices
10 16 (10.46%) Manual Testing
10 16 (10.46%) Performance Testing
10 16 (10.46%) SOA
10 16 (10.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (9.80%) Stress Testing
12 14 (9.15%) Automation Testing
12 14 (9.15%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (8.50%) SDLC
13 13 (8.50%) Software Engineering
13 13 (8.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.25%) Java
2 48 (31.37%) SQL
3 28 (18.30%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.07%) Python
5 19 (12.42%) C#
6 12 (7.84%) Ruby
7 8 (5.23%) Go
8 7 (4.58%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.27%) PHP
10 4 (2.61%) C
10 4 (2.61%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (2.61%) R
10 4 (2.61%) Scala
10 4 (2.61%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.96%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.96%) XAML
12 2 (1.31%) C++
12 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (15.03%) Degree
2 14 (9.15%) ISEB
3 7 (4.58%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.61%) OCMJD
4 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.61%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.31%) CISM
5 2 (1.31%) CISSP
5 2 (1.31%) GIAC
5 2 (1.31%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (45.75%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) AIFMD
2 2 (1.31%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.31%) UCITS
3 1 (0.65%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (9.15%) Docker
2 2 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) Varnish
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.23%) Ansible
2 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (7.84%) Oracle
2 10 (6.54%) Google
3 8 (5.23%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.58%) BEA
4 7 (4.58%) Borland
5 6 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.61%) Sun
7 3 (1.96%) TOWER Software
7 3 (1.96%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.31%) Charles River
8 2 (1.31%) CyberArk
8 2 (1.31%) Typemock
9 1 (0.65%) Clearswift
9 1 (0.65%) Solace
9 1 (0.65%) VMware
9 1 (0.65%) Zend
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Salary: 60,000 - 75,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Flex Bens, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + company bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago