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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 238 301 309
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 16 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 30
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £46,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £63,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
Automation Tester
London

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
5924 9406 11518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.98% 95.17% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5409 8095 9633
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016, 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 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) WebDriver
3 14 (43.75%) Cucumber
3 14 (43.75%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) Selenium
4 13 (40.63%) QA
4 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
4 13 (40.63%) BDD
5 12 (37.50%) ISEB
6 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 9 (28.13%) JMeter
8 8 (25.00%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) SQL
8 8 (25.00%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) TDD
8 8 (25.00%) Ruby
9 7 (21.88%) JIRA
9 7 (21.88%) Atlassian
9 7 (21.88%) Protractor
10 6 (18.75%) Burp Suite
10 6 (18.75%) Open Source
10 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
10 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Security Testing
10 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
11 5 (15.63%) Web Services
11 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
12 4 (12.50%) QA Automation

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 2 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) WebDriver
2 14 (43.75%) Cucumber
2 14 (43.75%) Selenium
3 9 (28.13%) JMeter
4 7 (21.88%) JIRA
4 7 (21.88%) Protractor
5 6 (18.75%) Burp Suite
6 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
7 4 (12.50%) Capybara
7 4 (12.50%) NUnit
8 3 (9.38%) SilkPerformer
8 3 (9.38%) SilkTest
8 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
8 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
9 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
9 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
9 2 (6.25%) Mocha
9 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
9 2 (6.25%) WATIR
10 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.25%) HTML5
4 2 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.13%) JMS
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Scrum
3 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
3 13 (40.63%) BDD
4 8 (25.00%) TDD
5 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Open Source
5 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Security Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 4 (12.50%) QA Automation
6 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
7 3 (9.38%) High Availability
7 3 (9.38%) SEO
7 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) Ruby
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) Groovy
5 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.38%) Borland
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
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