The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Tester
Rank 306 292 320
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 26 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 19
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Automation Tester
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 43 (84.31%) Selenium
2 32 (62.75%) WebDriver
3 29 (56.86%) Finance
4 26 (50.98%) Java
4 26 (50.98%) QA
5 25 (49.02%) Test Automation
5 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (39.22%) Ruby
6 20 (39.22%) BDD
6 20 (39.22%) Automation Testing
7 19 (37.25%) C#
8 17 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 15 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
10 12 (23.53%) Banking
11 11 (21.57%) Scrum
11 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (19.61%) Python
13 9 (17.65%) TDD
14 8 (15.69%) Perl
14 8 (15.69%) JUnit
14 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
15 7 (13.73%) WATIR
15 7 (13.73%) ISEB
15 7 (13.73%) JMeter
16 6 (11.76%) SQL
16 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
16 6 (11.76%) Open Source
17 5 (9.80%) Mobile Banking
17 5 (9.80%) Degree
17 5 (9.80%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (84.31%) Selenium
2 32 (62.75%) WebDriver
3 17 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 15 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (15.69%) JUnit
6 7 (13.73%) WATIR
6 7 (13.73%) JMeter
7 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
8 4 (7.84%) NUnit
8 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
9 3 (5.88%) SpecFlow
9 3 (5.88%) Hudson
9 3 (5.88%) Calabash
9 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.88%) RSpec
9 3 (5.88%) WatiN
10 2 (3.92%) CruiseControl
10 2 (3.92%) Maven
10 2 (3.92%) Rational Robot
10 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 29 (56.86%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Front Office
6 1 (1.96%) French Language
6 1 (1.96%) German Language
6 1 (1.96%) Electronics
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) XML
3 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.96%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) RESTful
4 1 (1.96%) JSON
4 1 (1.96%) HTML
4 1 (1.96%) XSLT
4 1 (1.96%) SOAP
4 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Open Source
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.88%) BBC
4 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.96%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Android
1 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Test Automation
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) BDD
2 20 (39.22%) Automation Testing
3 11 (21.57%) Scrum
3 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (17.65%) TDD
5 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.80%) OO
7 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Integration Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Security Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.92%) SOA
10 1 (1.96%) ATDD
10 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.96%) V-Model
10 1 (1.96%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Java
2 20 (39.22%) Ruby
3 19 (37.25%) C#
4 10 (19.61%) Python
5 8 (15.69%) Perl
6 6 (11.76%) SQL
7 5 (9.80%) PHP
8 4 (7.84%) VBScript
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.96%) Groovy
10 1 (1.96%) C++
10 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.96%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) ISEB
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (50.98%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) BT
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