The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Automation Engineer 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 Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation Engineer
Rank 300 311 310
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.019% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.021% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £62,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Test Automation Engineer
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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Test Automation Engineer 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 Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (76.47%) Perl
3 12 (70.59%) Java
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) UNIX
5 10 (58.82%) Hudson
5 10 (58.82%) WebDriver
5 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (58.82%) QA
5 10 (58.82%) Selenium
5 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
6 9 (52.94%) RESTful
6 9 (52.94%) BDD
6 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
6 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (52.94%) TDD
6 9 (52.94%) Finance
7 8 (47.06%) Banking
7 8 (47.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (47.06%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (35.29%) Python
9 5 (29.41%) Bugzilla
10 4 (23.53%) MPLS
10 4 (23.53%) HP
10 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (23.53%) Tcl
10 4 (23.53%) MySQL
10 4 (23.53%) Apache
10 4 (23.53%) OpenStack

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Test Automation Engineer 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 Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Selenium
1 10 (58.82%) WebDriver
1 10 (58.82%) Cucumber
1 10 (58.82%) Hudson
1 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) Bugzilla
3 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (47.06%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
2 1 (5.88%) STB
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Perl
2 12 (70.59%) Java
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
5 6 (35.29%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) Tcl
7 2 (11.76%) C#
8 1 (5.88%) C++
8 1 (5.88%) C
8 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
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