The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role 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 Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Tester
Rank 280 342 306
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 25 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £53,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
9324 12065 11025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.46% 93.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8003 10213 9492
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 May 2015.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 36 (69.23%) Selenium
2 34 (65.38%) Java
3 32 (61.54%) Finance
4 31 (59.62%) WebDriver
5 28 (53.85%) Test Automation
5 28 (53.85%) BDD
6 27 (51.92%) QA
7 22 (42.31%) Cucumber
7 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (42.31%) TDD
8 21 (40.38%) SQL
9 18 (34.62%) Python
9 18 (34.62%) Ruby
10 14 (26.92%) JUnit
11 13 (25.00%) C#
12 10 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Open Source
13 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
13 9 (17.31%) Calabash
14 8 (15.38%) DevOps
14 8 (15.38%) SpecFlow
14 8 (15.38%) Investment Management
14 8 (15.38%) Android
14 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (13.46%) Test Scripting
15 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
15 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing
15 7 (13.46%) Retail
15 7 (13.46%) Automation Testing
16 6 (11.54%) Spring

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (69.23%) Selenium
2 31 (59.62%) WebDriver
3 22 (42.31%) Cucumber
4 14 (26.92%) JUnit
5 9 (17.31%) Calabash
6 8 (15.38%) SpecFlow
7 6 (11.54%) JIRA
8 5 (9.62%) Appium
9 4 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
10 3 (5.77%) FitNesse
10 3 (5.77%) Mockito
10 3 (5.77%) Android Studio
10 3 (5.77%) Xcode
10 3 (5.77%) JMeter
11 2 (3.85%) NUnit
11 2 (3.85%) JBehave
11 2 (3.85%) Capybara
11 2 (3.85%) Hudson
11 2 (3.85%) TestNG
General
1 32 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Spring
1 6 (11.54%) QuickFIX
1 6 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (5.77%) Middleware
2 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (1.92%) XHTML
4 1 (1.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.62%) User Experience
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.92%) Social Network
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Android
2 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Phone
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (5.77%) UNIX
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Test Automation
1 28 (53.85%) BDD
2 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) TDD
3 10 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (19.23%) Open Source
4 8 (15.38%) DevOps
4 8 (15.38%) Investment Management
4 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.46%) Test Scripting
5 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing
5 7 (13.46%) Automation Testing
6 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.54%) Build Automation
7 5 (9.62%) Performance Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Test Management
9 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) Java
2 21 (40.38%) SQL
3 18 (34.62%) Python
3 18 (34.62%) Ruby
4 13 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.62%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) Groovy
8 1 (1.92%) Korn
8 1 (1.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (51.92%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago