The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 163 249 257
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 72 49 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.21% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.64% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 70 41 61
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £42,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Automation Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5303 7640 9687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.28% 87.34% 85.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 6576 8065
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 90 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (68.80%) Selenium
3 72 (57.60%) Java
4 67 (53.60%) QA
5 47 (37.60%) Law
6 37 (29.60%) Finance
6 37 (29.60%) Cucumber
7 36 (28.80%) BDD
8 34 (27.20%) Test Automation
9 30 (24.00%) REST
10 29 (23.20%) E-Commerce
11 28 (22.40%) Test Strategy
12 27 (21.60%) SQL
12 27 (21.60%) C#
13 26 (20.80%) TDD
14 24 (19.20%) SOAP
15 22 (17.60%) WebDriver
16 20 (16.00%) MVC
17 17 (13.60%) Oracle
17 17 (13.60%) Ajax
17 17 (13.60%) SDLC
17 17 (13.60%) Defect Management
18 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (12.80%) Gherkin
18 16 (12.80%) Spring
18 16 (12.80%) Scrum
18 16 (12.80%) HTTP
19 15 (12.00%) SoapUI
19 15 (12.00%) Oracle Database
20 14 (11.20%) Web Testing

Automation Testing
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 7 (5.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.60%) GitHub
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.80%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.80%) HTTP
2 12 (9.60%) SSL
3 4 (3.20%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 86 (68.80%) Selenium
2 37 (29.60%) Cucumber
3 22 (17.60%) WebDriver
4 15 (12.00%) SoapUI
5 14 (11.20%) JIRA
6 12 (9.60%) Jenkins
6 12 (9.60%) SpecFlow
7 7 (5.60%) NUnit
8 6 (4.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (4.80%) HP UFT
9 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (4.00%) LoadRunner
9 5 (4.00%) WATIR
10 4 (3.20%) Bitbucket
10 4 (3.20%) JMeter
10 4 (3.20%) JUnit
10 4 (3.20%) Maven
10 4 (3.20%) TestNG
11 2 (1.60%) Capybara
11 2 (1.60%) PhantomJS
General
1 47 (37.60%) Law
2 37 (29.60%) Finance
3 12 (9.60%) Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Music Industry
5 4 (3.20%) Retail
6 3 (2.40%) Advertising
6 3 (2.40%) Marketing
7 2 (1.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (28.00%) Developer
2 25 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 22 (17.60%) Analyst
4 16 (12.80%) Developer in Test
5 14 (11.20%) Test Analyst
6 13 (10.40%) Test Engineer
7 12 (9.60%) QA Analyst
8 10 (8.00%) QA Leader
9 8 (6.40%) Tester
10 7 (5.60%) Automation Tester
10 7 (5.60%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (5.60%) Test Manager
11 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Head of Testing
11 6 (4.80%) Java E-Commerce Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Test Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
12 5 (4.00%) Junior Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.00%) REST
2 24 (19.20%) SOAP
3 17 (13.60%) Ajax
4 16 (12.80%) Gherkin
4 16 (12.80%) Spring
5 13 (10.40%) .NET
5 13 (10.40%) Spring MVC
6 12 (9.60%) HTML
7 11 (8.80%) CSS
8 9 (7.20%) Java EE
9 8 (6.40%) Web Services
10 6 (4.80%) jQuery
10 6 (4.80%) RESTful
11 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.00%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.00%) HTML5
12 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (2.40%) JSON
14 2 (1.60%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (5.60%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.80%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.80%) Fintech
5 4 (3.20%) Contract for Difference
6 3 (2.40%) Blog
7 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.60%) PlayStation
7 2 (1.60%) Xbox
8 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.80%) iPad
8 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.80%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.40%) Linux
2 7 (5.60%) Android
3 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.80%) BDD
3 34 (27.20%) Test Automation
4 29 (23.20%) E-Commerce
5 28 (22.40%) Test Strategy
6 26 (20.80%) TDD
7 20 (16.00%) MVC
8 17 (13.60%) Defect Management
8 17 (13.60%) SDLC
9 16 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (12.80%) Scrum
10 14 (11.20%) Web Testing
11 13 (10.40%) Test Scripting
12 12 (9.60%) Functional Testing
12 12 (9.60%) OO
12 12 (9.60%) Unit Testing
13 11 (8.80%) Configuration Management
13 11 (8.80%) People Management
13 11 (8.80%) Performance Testing
13 11 (8.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 72 (57.60%) Java
2 27 (21.60%) C#
2 27 (21.60%) SQL
3 14 (11.20%) Python
4 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.80%) Ruby
6 5 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.40%) Groovy
7 3 (2.40%) Perl
7 3 (2.40%) VB
7 3 (2.40%) VBScript
8 2 (1.60%) PHP
9 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.80%) Scala
9 1 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (8.80%) ISTQB
2 9 (7.20%) ISEB
3 7 (5.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.20%) Degree
5 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (53.60%) QA
2 5 (4.00%) SDET
3 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.80%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Oracle
2 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.40%) Tableau
4 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.80%) Google
4 1 (0.80%) HP
4 1 (0.80%) Rally
4 1 (0.80%) Samsung
4 1 (0.80%) SAP
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + GAIN Lead/Principle QA
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago