The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 225 236 293
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 4 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.080% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 16
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
4854 6186 9609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.00% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4412 5535 8406
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

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 18 January 2017.

Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Test Automation Engineer 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 Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
3 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (70.00%) Java
5 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
5 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 5 (50.00%) Gatling
7 4 (40.00%) The Grinder
7 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Guice
7 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (40.00%) QA
8 3 (30.00%) Ruby
8 3 (30.00%) C#
8 3 (30.00%) SQL
8 3 (30.00%) Python
8 3 (30.00%) Scrum
9 2 (20.00%) Law
9 2 (20.00%) HP
9 2 (20.00%) ISEB
9 2 (20.00%) .NET
9 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 2 (20.00%) Degree
9 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing

Test Automation Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (50.00%) Gatling
3 5 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (40.00%) The Grinder
5 1 (10.00%) Appium
5 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (10.00%) Calabash
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Guice
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (10.00%) Home Automation
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (10.00%) BDD
7 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Management
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin
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