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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
London / City of London
Rank 202 251 297
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 23 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 29
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%

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
4759 6607 9864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.34% 95.81% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4361 5893 8469
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 31 (64.58%) Selenium
2 29 (60.42%) Cucumber
2 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (54.17%) QA
4 23 (47.92%) BDD
5 22 (45.83%) WebDriver
6 21 (43.75%) SQL
7 20 (41.67%) Ruby
8 18 (37.50%) TDD
9 17 (35.42%) Java
9 17 (35.42%) Capybara
9 17 (35.42%) Automation Testing
10 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
11 15 (31.25%) SOAP
11 15 (31.25%) HTTP
12 14 (29.17%) Web Testing
13 12 (25.00%) QA Automation
13 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
13 12 (25.00%) SoapUI
13 12 (25.00%) Automated Testing
13 12 (25.00%) Linux
14 11 (22.92%) Software Testing
14 11 (22.92%) Finance
14 11 (22.92%) WATIR
15 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
16 9 (18.75%) XML
16 9 (18.75%) C#
16 9 (18.75%) HTML
17 7 (14.58%) JUnit
17 7 (14.58%) ISEB

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 (10.42%) CMS
1 5 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (10.42%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) HTTP
2 6 (12.50%) SSL
3 3 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) KDB
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (64.58%) Selenium
2 29 (60.42%) Cucumber
3 22 (45.83%) WebDriver
4 17 (35.42%) Capybara
5 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 11 (22.92%) WATIR
7 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
8 7 (14.58%) JUnit
9 6 (12.50%) JIRA
9 6 (12.50%) JMeter
10 3 (6.25%) FitNesse
10 3 (6.25%) HP UFT
10 3 (6.25%) Hudson
10 3 (6.25%) NUnit
10 3 (6.25%) SilkPerformer
10 3 (6.25%) SilkTest
10 3 (6.25%) TestComplete
10 3 (6.25%) TestNG
11 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) SOAP
2 9 (18.75%) HTML
2 9 (18.75%) XML
3 6 (12.50%) Ajax
3 6 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) Guice
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) JMS
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) React
4 1 (2.08%) RESTful
4 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) BDD
3 18 (37.50%) TDD
4 17 (35.42%) Automation Testing
5 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 14 (29.17%) Web Testing
7 12 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 12 (25.00%) QA Automation
8 11 (22.92%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Analytics
9 7 (14.58%) Defect Management
9 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Regression Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.58%) Test Management
9 7 (14.58%) Test Planning
9 7 (14.58%) Web Analytics
10 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 20 (41.67%) Ruby
3 17 (35.42%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) C#
5 4 (8.33%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Groovy
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) ISEB
2 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (54.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
1 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Sitecore
2 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 3 (6.25%) Borland
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Tableau
2 3 (6.25%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.08%) VMware
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