The first table below looks at the demand for the Automated Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Tester
Rank 833 828 824
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Automated Tester 41 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.029% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.031% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 40
Average salary £39,250 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.44% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102910 96371 105386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.37% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85046 80974 91182
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Automated Tester
UK

Automated Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Tester in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automated Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Automated Tester
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Tester across the England region.

Automated Tester Salary Trend in England

Automated Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Automated Tester Salary Histogram in England

Automated Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 13 £45,000 +2.85% 1
South East -11 12 £28,500 -19.14% 1
South West -10 6 £35,000 +22.80%
Yorkshire - 6 £42,500 -
East of England -2 2 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands -15 2 - -
Automated Tester
UK

Automated Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Automated 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 Automated Tester in their job title.

1 56 (76.71%) Automated Testing
2 48 (65.75%) QA
3 46 (63.01%) Selenium
4 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (39.73%) SQL
6 23 (31.51%) C#
7 21 (28.77%) QuickTest Pro
8 19 (26.03%) Java
9 18 (24.66%) Test Scripting
9 18 (24.66%) .NET
10 16 (21.92%) ISEB
10 16 (21.92%) Finance
11 15 (20.55%) ISTQB
12 14 (19.18%) JIRA
12 14 (19.18%) Scrum
13 13 (17.81%) Manual Testing
13 13 (17.81%) Test Automation
13 13 (17.81%) Mobile App
14 12 (16.44%) WebDriver
15 9 (12.33%) Regression Testing
15 9 (12.33%) Perl
15 9 (12.33%) PHP
15 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
15 9 (12.33%) Software Testing
15 9 (12.33%) BDD
15 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
16 8 (10.96%) TDD
16 8 (10.96%) Banking
16 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
17 7 (9.59%) Microsoft

Automated Tester
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Automated 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 Automated Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.22%) Confluence
2 4 (5.48%) IIS
2 4 (5.48%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Office
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) GitHub
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (63.01%) Selenium
2 21 (28.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (19.18%) JIRA
4 12 (16.44%) WebDriver
5 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (9.59%) Cucumber
7 6 (8.22%) SpecFlow
8 5 (6.85%) WATIR
9 4 (5.48%) FitNesse
9 4 (5.48%) Subversion
9 4 (5.48%) JMeter
9 4 (5.48%) JUnit
9 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
9 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.48%) SoapUI
10 3 (4.11%) Hudson
10 3 (4.11%) Behat
10 3 (4.11%) NUnit
10 3 (4.11%) TestNG
11 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) .NET
2 6 (8.22%) Web Services
2 6 (8.22%) XML
3 5 (6.85%) HTML
4 2 (2.74%) SOAP
4 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.74%) XSD
4 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.74%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.37%) WCF
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.37%) XHTML
5 1 (1.37%) LAMP
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.59%) Client/Server
4 6 (8.22%) Equities
5 3 (4.11%) Open Source
6 2 (2.74%) Online Gambling
6 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.37%) Life Science
7 1 (1.37%) Physics
7 1 (1.37%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.37%) Biology
7 1 (1.37%) Social Media
7 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) UNIX
1 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.85%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (76.71%) Automated Testing
2 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.66%) Test Scripting
4 14 (19.18%) Scrum
5 13 (17.81%) Test Automation
5 13 (17.81%) Manual Testing
6 9 (12.33%) BDD
6 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.33%) Regression Testing
6 9 (12.33%) Software Testing
7 8 (10.96%) TDD
8 6 (8.22%) Data Management
8 6 (8.22%) Automation Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Test Strategy
9 5 (6.85%) Workflow
10 4 (5.48%) User Stories
10 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.74%) MVC
11 2 (2.74%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) C#
3 19 (26.03%) Java
4 9 (12.33%) Perl
4 9 (12.33%) PHP
5 7 (9.59%) VBA
5 7 (9.59%) Ruby
6 6 (8.22%) VBScript
6 6 (8.22%) VB
7 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.85%) Python
8 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.74%) C++
9 2 (2.74%) PowerHouse
9 2 (2.74%) F#
10 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) ISEB
2 15 (20.55%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (65.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) HP
3 1 (1.37%) Informatica
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