The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 193 180 216
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +36
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 146 162 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 1.35% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.67% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 128 153 106
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10010 9693 10254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.40% 80.71% 78.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8246 8462 9345
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
London

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 167 (54.93%) QA
2 129 (42.43%) SQL
2 129 (42.43%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (40.46%) Selenium
4 117 (38.49%) Java
5 105 (34.54%) Finance
6 83 (27.30%) .NET
7 75 (24.67%) JavaScript
8 74 (24.34%) C#
9 73 (24.01%) TDD
10 71 (23.36%) E-Commerce
10 71 (23.36%) Test Scripting
11 67 (22.04%) QuickTest Pro
12 62 (20.39%) Degree
13 53 (17.43%) BDD
14 52 (17.11%) JIRA
15 51 (16.78%) Test Automation
15 51 (16.78%) Cucumber
16 50 (16.45%) Performance Testing
17 47 (15.46%) Linux
17 47 (15.46%) Scrum
17 47 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
17 47 (15.46%) Unit Testing
18 45 (14.80%) Git (software)
18 45 (14.80%) HTML
18 45 (14.80%) ISEB
19 44 (14.47%) SQL Server
19 44 (14.47%) UNIX
19 44 (14.47%) Banking
20 42 (13.82%) CSS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (5.59%) Apache Solr
1 17 (5.59%) Node.js
2 11 (3.62%) Confluence
3 7 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (2.30%) Drupal
4 3 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.99%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.33%) Apache
5 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.33%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.33%) GemFire
Applications
1 8 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Magento
2 5 (1.64%) Pivotal CRM
3 3 (0.99%) Monis
3 3 (0.99%) SunGard APT
3 3 (0.99%) FastVal
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.25%) SaaS
2 11 (3.62%) Rackspace Cloud
3 8 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.30%) PaaS
4 7 (2.30%) Joyent
4 7 (2.30%) GitHub
5 6 (1.97%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.91%) Internet
2 6 (1.97%) HTTP
3 2 (0.66%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) LAN
4 1 (0.33%) VoIP
4 1 (0.33%) WAN
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.24%) MySQL
4 11 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.96%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.97%) DTS
9 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.99%) DB2
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.33%) Redis
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 123 (40.46%) Selenium
2 67 (22.04%) QuickTest Pro
3 52 (17.11%) JIRA
4 51 (16.78%) Cucumber
5 45 (14.80%) Git (software)
6 41 (13.49%) WebDriver
7 40 (13.16%) Subversion
8 33 (10.86%) SpecFlow
9 27 (8.88%) NUnit
10 24 (7.89%) TeamCity
11 23 (7.57%) Jenkins
12 21 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (6.58%) SoapUI
14 19 (6.25%) Maven
14 19 (6.25%) JUnit
15 18 (5.92%) Bugzilla
16 17 (5.59%) TestComplete
17 16 (5.26%) Visual Studio
18 13 (4.28%) Hudson
18 13 (4.28%) Calabash
General
1 105 (34.54%) Finance
2 44 (14.47%) Banking
3 32 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.58%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.59%) Retail
6 10 (3.29%) Front Office
7 9 (2.96%) Games
8 6 (1.97%) Electronics
9 5 (1.64%) Marketing
10 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.99%) Advertising
11 2 (0.66%) Law
11 2 (0.66%) Legal
11 2 (0.66%) German Language
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (27.96%) Developer
2 68 (22.37%) Analyst
3 48 (15.79%) Tester
4 45 (14.80%) QA Analyst
5 41 (13.49%) Test Analyst
6 30 (9.87%) QA Engineer
7 21 (6.91%) Java Developer
8 18 (5.92%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 16 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 15 (4.93%) .NET Developer
11 14 (4.61%) Test Leader
11 14 (4.61%) C# .NET Developer
12 13 (4.28%) Senior Test Analyst
13 12 (3.95%) QA Tester
13 12 (3.95%) Test Engineer
14 11 (3.62%) Team Leader
14 11 (3.62%) QA Test Analyst
14 11 (3.62%) Agile .NET Developer
14 11 (3.62%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (27.30%) .NET
2 45 (14.80%) HTML
3 42 (13.82%) CSS
4 32 (10.53%) XML
5 28 (9.21%) Web Services
6 25 (8.22%) jQuery
7 24 (7.89%) Gherkin
8 20 (6.58%) HTML5
9 18 (5.92%) SOAP
10 16 (5.26%) Ajax
11 15 (4.93%) Spring
12 14 (4.61%) ASP.NET
13 12 (3.95%) .NET Framework
13 12 (3.95%) LAMP
13 12 (3.95%) Hibernate
13 12 (3.95%) RESTful
14 11 (3.62%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (3.62%) WCF
15 10 (3.29%) Backbone.js
16 8 (2.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.54%) Equities
2 23 (7.57%) Open Source
3 22 (7.24%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.92%) Social Media
5 17 (5.59%) Computer Science
6 13 (4.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (4.28%) Blackberry
7 12 (3.95%) Derivative
7 12 (3.95%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.63%) Data Integration
8 8 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.30%) Taxonomies
10 6 (1.97%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.64%) Social Network
11 5 (1.64%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.64%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.64%) Physics
12 4 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.46%) Linux
2 44 (14.47%) UNIX
3 41 (13.49%) Windows
4 20 (6.58%) Apple iOS
5 19 (6.25%) Android
6 8 (2.63%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (42.43%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (24.01%) TDD
3 71 (23.36%) Test Scripting
3 71 (23.36%) E-Commerce
4 53 (17.43%) BDD
5 51 (16.78%) Test Automation
6 50 (16.45%) Performance Testing
7 47 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (15.46%) Unit Testing
7 47 (15.46%) Scrum
8 40 (13.16%) Test Strategy
9 39 (12.83%) Manual Testing
10 34 (11.18%) OO
11 32 (10.53%) DevOps
12 29 (9.54%) User Stories
12 29 (9.54%) Automation Testing
13 26 (8.55%) Business Analysis
14 25 (8.22%) Regression Testing
15 24 (7.89%) MVC
16 23 (7.57%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (42.43%) SQL
2 117 (38.49%) Java
3 75 (24.67%) JavaScript
4 74 (24.34%) C#
5 40 (13.16%) PHP
6 28 (9.21%) Python
7 24 (7.89%) Ruby
8 19 (6.25%) VB
9 18 (5.92%) C++
10 17 (5.59%) VBScript
11 12 (3.95%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.29%) Perl
12 10 (3.29%) XPath
13 9 (2.96%) Bash Shell
14 7 (2.30%) VBA
15 4 (1.32%) Scala
16 3 (0.99%) XQuery
17 2 (0.66%) CoffeeScript
17 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.66%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 62 (20.39%) Degree
2 45 (14.80%) ISEB
3 17 (5.59%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.97%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (54.93%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (2.30%) Varnish
2 2 (0.66%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (10.86%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.96%) Puppet
4 2 (0.66%) Ansible
5 1 (0.33%) Nagios
5 1 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.89%) HP
3 18 (5.92%) Oracle
4 9 (2.96%) Business Objects
4 9 (2.96%) Adobe
5 8 (2.63%) Siebel
6 7 (2.30%) hybris
6 7 (2.30%) Rackspace
7 6 (1.97%) Teradata
8 5 (1.64%) Zend
8 5 (1.64%) SAP
8 5 (1.64%) Cognos
9 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.32%) Cerillion
10 3 (0.99%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.99%) New Relic
10 3 (0.99%) VMware
10 3 (0.99%) SunGard
11 2 (0.66%) Citrix
11 2 (0.66%) Perforce
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits (BONUS)
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City of Edinburgh
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k - 28k per year
Posted: 23 days ago