The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 29 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.79% 5.24% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 7.35% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Automated 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 Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 136 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 78.08% 71.20% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 101 101 156
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Docklands, London region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing.

1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 9 (56.25%) QA
4 8 (50.00%) Apache Flex
4 8 (50.00%) Selenium
4 8 (50.00%) FitNesse
4 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (31.25%) Dojo
7 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
8 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 3 (18.75%) OO
10 2 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) UNIX
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
1 8 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 8 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 4 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) Dojo
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Tcl
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase