The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
London / City of London
Rank 204 247 277
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 24 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 24
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4873 6103 9601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.05% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5460 8400
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the City of London region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in the City of London

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 33 (70.21%) Cucumber
2 31 (65.96%) Selenium
3 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (61.70%) BDD
5 24 (51.06%) QA
6 23 (48.94%) Ruby
6 23 (48.94%) TDD
6 23 (48.94%) SQL
6 23 (48.94%) WebDriver
7 19 (40.43%) Capybara
8 18 (38.30%) Java
8 18 (38.30%) HTTP
9 17 (36.17%) Linux
9 17 (36.17%) Web Testing
10 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
10 15 (31.91%) SOAP
10 15 (31.91%) Automated Testing
11 14 (29.79%) QA Automation
12 13 (27.66%) Test Automation
12 13 (27.66%) Automation Testing
13 12 (25.53%) WATIR
13 12 (25.53%) HTML
13 12 (25.53%) XML
14 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
14 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
15 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
15 10 (21.28%) Test Planning
15 10 (21.28%) Analytics
15 10 (21.28%) SoapUI
15 10 (21.28%) Performance Testing

Automation Tester Skill Set
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 5 (10.64%) CMS
1 5 (10.64%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (10.64%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) HTTP
2 6 (12.77%) SSL
3 3 (6.38%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (70.21%) Cucumber
2 31 (65.96%) Selenium
3 23 (48.94%) WebDriver
4 19 (40.43%) Capybara
5 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
6 12 (25.53%) WATIR
7 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
8 10 (21.28%) SoapUI
9 8 (17.02%) JIRA
10 6 (12.77%) JUnit
11 5 (10.64%) JMeter
11 5 (10.64%) SilkPerformer
11 5 (10.64%) SilkTest
12 3 (6.38%) FitNesse
12 3 (6.38%) Hudson
12 3 (6.38%) NUnit
12 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
12 3 (6.38%) TestNG
13 2 (4.26%) Maven
13 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) SOAP
2 12 (25.53%) HTML
2 12 (25.53%) XML
3 6 (12.77%) Ajax
3 6 (12.77%) REST
4 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.26%) HTML5
4 2 (4.26%) JMS
5 1 (2.13%) Guice
5 1 (2.13%) RESTful
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.38%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) BDD
3 23 (48.94%) TDD
4 17 (36.17%) Web Testing
5 15 (31.91%) Automated Testing
6 14 (29.79%) QA Automation
7 13 (27.66%) Automation Testing
7 13 (27.66%) Test Automation
8 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
9 10 (21.28%) Analytics
9 10 (21.28%) Performance Testing
9 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
9 10 (21.28%) Test Planning
9 10 (21.28%) Web Analytics
10 9 (19.15%) Defect Management
10 9 (19.15%) Test Management
11 7 (14.89%) Coaching
12 6 (12.77%) Security Testing
13 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Ruby
1 23 (48.94%) SQL
2 18 (38.30%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) C#
4 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (51.06%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
1 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Atlassian
2 5 (10.64%) Borland
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Tableau
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) TOWER Software
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
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