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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 231 175 210
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +35
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 83 171 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 1.48% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.78% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68 144 118
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £80,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
8782 9616 9205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 82.98% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 8204 8289
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,695 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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.

1 101 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (45.30%) QA
3 80 (44.20%) Java
4 72 (39.78%) Selenium
5 61 (33.70%) SQL
6 59 (32.60%) Finance
7 54 (29.83%) C#
8 47 (25.97%) JavaScript
9 45 (24.86%) WebDriver
10 44 (24.31%) BDD
11 42 (23.20%) HTML
12 38 (20.99%) CSS
12 38 (20.99%) TDD
13 37 (20.44%) Scrum
14 34 (18.78%) Manual Testing
15 32 (17.68%) .NET
15 32 (17.68%) Linux
16 31 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (17.13%) Cucumber
17 29 (16.02%) Degree
17 29 (16.02%) Test Scripting
18 28 (15.47%) JIRA
19 26 (14.36%) Windows
19 26 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (13.81%) E-Commerce
21 24 (13.26%) Git (software)
22 23 (12.71%) OO
22 23 (12.71%) Test Automation
23 22 (12.15%) XML
23 22 (12.15%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (6.63%) Node.js
2 5 (2.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.76%) CMS
3 4 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.66%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.10%) Confluence
5 2 (1.10%) Apache
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.55%) IIS
6 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS Office
2 2 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.76%) SaaS
2 5 (2.76%) Basecamp
3 2 (1.10%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.55%) PaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Joyent
4 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) HTTP
2 7 (3.87%) Internet
3 5 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.84%) MySQL
3 9 (4.97%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.21%) Sybase ASE
6 4 (2.21%) Redis
6 4 (2.21%) Triplestore
7 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.66%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.10%) HBase
8 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.10%) Big Data
9 1 (0.55%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 72 (39.78%) Selenium
2 45 (24.86%) WebDriver
3 31 (17.13%) Cucumber
4 28 (15.47%) JIRA
5 24 (13.26%) Git (software)
6 20 (11.05%) Subversion
7 18 (9.94%) Jenkins
8 16 (8.84%) SpecFlow
9 13 (7.18%) eggPlant
10 12 (6.63%) JUnit
11 11 (6.08%) Eclipse
11 11 (6.08%) QuickTest Pro
11 11 (6.08%) TeamCity
12 9 (4.97%) RSpec
13 8 (4.42%) Appium
14 6 (3.31%) Calabash
14 6 (3.31%) Robotium
14 6 (3.31%) Maven
14 6 (3.31%) Bugzilla
14 6 (3.31%) Xcode
General
1 59 (32.60%) Finance
2 17 (9.39%) Banking
3 11 (6.08%) Front Office
4 10 (5.52%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.97%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.87%) Games
6 7 (3.87%) Retail
6 7 (3.87%) Marketing
7 5 (2.76%) Electronics
8 2 (1.10%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.55%) Automotive
9 1 (0.55%) Law
9 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (32.04%) Developer
2 37 (20.44%) Analyst
3 31 (17.13%) Tester
4 24 (13.26%) Test Analyst
5 22 (12.15%) QA Engineer
6 17 (9.39%) QA Tester
6 17 (9.39%) QA Analyst
7 15 (8.29%) Test Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) Java Developer
8 13 (7.18%) Automation Tester
9 11 (6.08%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (5.52%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.97%) .NET Developer
12 8 (4.42%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Senior QA Analyst
13 7 (3.87%) Selenium Tester
13 7 (3.87%) QA Test Analyst
14 6 (3.31%) Integration Engineer
14 6 (3.31%) Software Tester
14 6 (3.31%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.20%) HTML
2 38 (20.99%) CSS
3 32 (17.68%) .NET
4 22 (12.15%) XML
5 12 (6.63%) Web Services
5 12 (6.63%) REST
6 10 (5.52%) HTML5
6 10 (5.52%) J2EE
7 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET
8 8 (4.42%) JSP
8 8 (4.42%) SOAP
8 8 (4.42%) Django
8 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (3.87%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.87%) Spring
10 6 (3.31%) WCF
10 6 (3.31%) Android SDK
10 6 (3.31%) iOS SDK
10 6 (3.31%) CSS3
10 6 (3.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.50%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.39%) Open Source
4 8 (4.42%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.42%) Mathematics
4 8 (4.42%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.31%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.31%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.76%) Video on Demand
6 5 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.21%) Derivative
7 4 (2.21%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.21%) Semantic Web
7 4 (2.21%) User Experience
8 3 (1.66%) Physics
9 2 (1.10%) Statistics
9 2 (1.10%) Social Network
9 2 (1.10%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.10%) Equities
9 2 (1.10%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.68%) Linux
2 26 (14.36%) Windows
3 16 (8.84%) UNIX
4 12 (6.63%) Apple iOS
4 12 (6.63%) Android
5 8 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.55%) zOS
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) Solaris
7 1 (0.55%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.31%) BDD
3 38 (20.99%) TDD
4 37 (20.44%) Scrum
5 34 (18.78%) Manual Testing
6 31 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (16.02%) Test Scripting
8 25 (13.81%) E-Commerce
9 23 (12.71%) OO
9 23 (12.71%) Test Automation
10 22 (12.15%) DevOps
11 16 (8.84%) Unit Testing
11 16 (8.84%) Web Development
12 14 (7.73%) Multithreading
13 13 (7.18%) Software Engineering
13 13 (7.18%) MVC
14 12 (6.63%) Test Strategy
15 11 (6.08%) Automation Testing
16 9 (4.97%) Load Testing
17 8 (4.42%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (44.20%) Java
2 61 (33.70%) SQL
3 54 (29.83%) C#
4 47 (25.97%) JavaScript
5 17 (9.39%) Ruby
5 17 (9.39%) Python
6 15 (8.29%) C++
7 14 (7.73%) PHP
8 7 (3.87%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.76%) Scala
10 4 (2.21%) SPARQL
10 4 (2.21%) C
11 3 (1.66%) VBA
11 3 (1.66%) XPath
11 3 (1.66%) Lua
11 3 (1.66%) Perl
12 2 (1.10%) VBScript
12 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.10%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 29 (16.02%) Degree
2 9 (4.97%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.42%) ISEB
4 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (45.30%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.55%) Varnish
2 1 (0.55%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 6 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (3.31%) Puppet
1 6 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.10%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 15 (8.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle
3 7 (3.87%) Sybase
4 5 (2.76%) Adobe
4 5 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.76%) Open Text
4 5 (2.76%) EPiServer
4 5 (2.76%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.21%) Cerillion
5 4 (2.21%) IBM
6 3 (1.66%) Google
6 3 (1.66%) HP
7 2 (1.10%) Citrix
7 2 (1.10%) SAP
7 2 (1.10%) Siebel
7 2 (1.10%) Sony
8 1 (0.55%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.55%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.55%) VMware
8 1 (0.55%) Macrovision
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £70000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 8 days ago