The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
UK / England
Rank 169 207 238
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +31
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1527 1555 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.95% 1.63% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.86% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1324 1122
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69071 83813 85497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.36% 87.78% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57210 70383 70741
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in England

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in England

Automated Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 457 £57,500 +9.52% 82
South East +46 287 £40,000 - 35
South West +88 185 £42,000 -1.17% 29
Yorkshire +50 174 £47,500 +5.55% 30
North West +23 140 £55,000 +46.66% 31
East of England +2 119 £45,000 - 15
West Midlands +29 107 £42,500 +6.25% 13
East Midlands +13 46 £42,500 +7.07% 6
North East +8 10 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Midlands +12 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Automated Testing
UK

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated 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 England region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 1985 (65.62%) Agile Software Development
2 1054 (34.84%) Java
3 1004 (33.19%) Selenium
4 938 (31.01%) QA
5 927 (30.64%) SQL
6 817 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
7 815 (26.94%) C#
8 779 (25.75%) TDD
9 738 (24.40%) Scrum
10 630 (20.83%) JavaScript
11 586 (19.37%) Test Automation
12 584 (19.31%) Finance
13 571 (18.88%) .NET
14 569 (18.81%) Manual Testing
15 559 (18.48%) Test Scripting
16 542 (17.92%) Git (software)
17 541 (17.88%) HTML
18 530 (17.52%) Software Engineering
19 495 (16.36%) Degree
20 494 (16.33%) BDD
21 490 (16.20%) OO
22 429 (14.18%) SDLC
23 404 (13.36%) SQL Server
24 382 (12.63%) Python
25 378 (12.50%) ISEB
26 369 (12.20%) Microsoft
27 367 (12.13%) CSS
28 362 (11.97%) Web Services
29 360 (11.90%) Cucumber
30 351 (11.60%) Software Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 83 (2.74%) IIS
2 79 (2.61%) Tomcat
3 59 (1.95%) CMS
4 57 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
5 49 (1.62%) Confluence
6 47 (1.55%) JBoss
7 36 (1.19%) Jetty
8 31 (1.02%) WebLogic
9 30 (0.99%) Apache
10 29 (0.96%) NServiceBus
11 28 (0.93%) WebSphere
12 25 (0.83%) SharePoint
13 24 (0.79%) Apache Spark
14 19 (0.63%) CoreMedia CMS
15 13 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.43%) EPiServer
16 12 (0.40%) Apache Solr
16 12 (0.40%) Umbraco
17 10 (0.33%) nginx
18 9 (0.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 190 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 29 (0.96%) MS Office
4 14 (0.46%) MS Project
5 12 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.26%) SPSS
7 7 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.033%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 23 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.30%) Sonata
4 7 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.13%) Magento
5 4 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.13%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.099%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.066%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.066%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.066%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.033%) BASE24
8 1 (0.033%) Beauchamp
8 1 (0.033%) MultiFonds
8 1 (0.033%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.033%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 168 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 167 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 104 (3.44%) SaaS
4 81 (2.68%) GitHub
5 35 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (0.53%) PaaS
8 15 (0.50%) IaaS
9 12 (0.40%) TestFlight
10 11 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
12 8 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.23%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.23%) Force.com
13 7 (0.23%) Lucidchart
14 6 (0.20%) Office 365
15 5 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.099%) Amazon EMR
17 2 (0.066%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 97 (3.21%) HTTP
2 85 (2.81%) Internet
3 31 (1.02%) Wireless
4 17 (0.56%) SSL
5 11 (0.36%) DNS
6 10 (0.33%) ATM
6 10 (0.33%) IPv4
7 8 (0.26%) Firewall
7 8 (0.26%) FTP
7 8 (0.26%) HTTPS
7 8 (0.26%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.23%) Bluetooth
8 7 (0.23%) Intranet
8 7 (0.23%) Network Security
8 7 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.20%) IPv6
9 6 (0.20%) LDAP
10 5 (0.17%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.13%) Broadband
12 3 (0.099%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 332 (10.98%) NoSQL
3 189 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 149 (4.93%) MySQL
5 118 (3.90%) MongoDB
6 100 (3.31%) Hadoop
7 89 (2.94%) Redis
8 85 (2.81%) RDBMS
9 75 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 55 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
11 54 (1.79%) Big Data
12 52 (1.72%) CouchDB
13 51 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
14 38 (1.26%) Couchbase
15 36 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (0.89%) RavenDB
17 26 (0.86%) Event Store
18 25 (0.83%) Oracle Database
19 21 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1004 (33.19%) Selenium
2 542 (17.92%) Git (software)
3 360 (11.90%) Cucumber
4 334 (11.04%) Jenkins
5 318 (10.51%) JIRA
5 318 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 292 (9.65%) WebDriver
7 252 (8.33%) Subversion
8 202 (6.68%) SoapUI
9 121 (4.00%) Visual Studio
10 118 (3.90%) Mercurial
11 112 (3.70%) JMeter
11 112 (3.70%) JUnit
12 111 (3.67%) SpecFlow
13 108 (3.57%) HP UFT
13 108 (3.57%) TeamCity
14 81 (2.68%) Maven
15 66 (2.18%) Appium
15 66 (2.18%) Eclipse
16 64 (2.12%) NUnit
General
1 584 (19.31%) Finance
2 187 (6.18%) Banking
3 137 (4.53%) Retail
4 133 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 88 (2.91%) Marketing
6 77 (2.55%) Games
7 51 (1.69%) Electronics
8 48 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 38 (1.26%) Investment Banking
10 37 (1.22%) Front Office
11 36 (1.19%) Financial Institution
11 36 (1.19%) Legal
12 28 (0.93%) Publishing
13 25 (0.83%) Automotive
13 25 (0.83%) Online Betting
14 23 (0.76%) Back Office
15 19 (0.63%) Advertising
16 12 (0.40%) Billing
17 11 (0.36%) Polish Language
18 10 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 909 (30.05%) Developer
2 499 (16.50%) Analyst
3 452 (14.94%) Tester
4 415 (13.72%) Test Analyst
5 329 (10.88%) Test Engineer
6 301 (9.95%) QA Engineer
7 290 (9.59%) Java Developer
8 265 (8.76%) Senior Developer
9 252 (8.33%) Automation Tester
10 229 (7.57%) Software Engineer
11 204 (6.74%) .NET Developer
12 193 (6.38%) C# Developer
13 178 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
14 155 (5.12%) QA Tester
15 149 (4.93%) Java Engineer
16 144 (4.76%) Software Tester
17 133 (4.40%) Automation Test Analyst
18 125 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
19 123 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
20 116 (3.83%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 571 (18.88%) .NET
2 541 (17.88%) HTML
3 367 (12.13%) CSS
4 362 (11.97%) Web Services
5 260 (8.60%) AngularJS
6 256 (8.46%) HTML5
7 240 (7.93%) XML
8 230 (7.60%) ASP.NET
9 200 (6.61%) REST
10 184 (6.08%) RESTful
11 179 (5.92%) .NET Framework
12 172 (5.69%) Spring
13 159 (5.26%) WCF
14 156 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 156 (5.16%) jQuery
15 154 (5.09%) Node.js
16 143 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
17 141 (4.66%) Gherkin
18 136 (4.50%) SOAP
19 119 (3.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 256 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 249 (8.23%) Computer Science
3 191 (6.31%) Mobile App
4 166 (5.49%) Algorithms
5 155 (5.12%) User Experience
6 151 (4.99%) Data Structures
7 88 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
8 65 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 61 (2.02%) Fintech
10 56 (1.85%) Blog
11 40 (1.32%) iPad
12 34 (1.12%) Mathematics
13 33 (1.09%) Client/Server
14 28 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
15 27 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
15 27 (0.89%) Online Games
16 25 (0.83%) Virtual Team
17 20 (0.66%) Visualisation
18 18 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 18 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 335 (11.07%) Linux
2 325 (10.74%) Windows
3 159 (5.26%) Unix
4 131 (4.33%) Apple iOS
5 129 (4.26%) Android
6 78 (2.58%) Windows Server
7 42 (1.39%) Mac OS X
8 32 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (0.76%) CentOS
10 22 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (0.56%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.46%) Solaris
13 11 (0.36%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.26%) Windows 10
14 8 (0.26%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.17%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.17%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.17%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1985 (65.62%) Agile Software Development
2 817 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
3 779 (25.75%) TDD
4 738 (24.40%) Scrum
5 586 (19.37%) Test Automation
6 569 (18.81%) Manual Testing
7 559 (18.48%) Test Scripting
8 530 (17.52%) Software Engineering
9 494 (16.33%) BDD
10 490 (16.20%) OO
11 429 (14.18%) SDLC
12 351 (11.60%) Software Testing
13 336 (11.11%) Unit Testing
14 324 (10.71%) Regression Testing
15 300 (9.92%) Automation Testing
16 264 (8.73%) User Acceptance Testing
17 261 (8.63%) DevOps
18 259 (8.56%) Test Strategy
19 256 (8.46%) Kanban
20 244 (8.07%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1054 (34.84%) Java
2 927 (30.64%) SQL
3 815 (26.94%) C#
4 630 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 382 (12.63%) Python
6 214 (7.07%) PHP
7 200 (6.61%) Ruby
8 173 (5.72%) C++
9 121 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 118 (3.90%) C
11 117 (3.87%) Scala
12 76 (2.51%) PowerShell
13 69 (2.28%) Groovy
14 54 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 51 (1.69%) Perl
16 48 (1.59%) Bash Shell
17 37 (1.22%) PL/SQL
17 37 (1.22%) TypeScript
17 37 (1.22%) VBScript
18 32 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 495 (16.36%) Degree
2 378 (12.50%) ISEB
3 351 (11.60%) ISTQB
4 126 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 125 (4.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 80 (2.64%) SC Cleared
7 22 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 15 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.30%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (0.23%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.20%) HND
13 5 (0.17%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.13%) OCMJD
15 3 (0.099%) GIAC
16 2 (0.066%) CISM
16 2 (0.066%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 938 (31.01%) QA
2 27 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 22 (0.73%) SDET
4 11 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.099%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.066%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.066%) UCITS
6 2 (0.066%) WCAG
7 1 (0.033%) GCP
7 1 (0.033%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.033%) SLA
System Software
1 136 (4.50%) Docker
2 38 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.73%) Active Directory
4 21 (0.69%) VirtualBox
5 11 (0.36%) Firmware
6 7 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.17%) HDFS
7 5 (0.17%) KVM
7 5 (0.17%) Varnish
8 4 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.13%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.099%) XenServer
10 2 (0.066%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.033%) etcd
11 1 (0.033%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.033%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.033%) vSphere
11 1 (0.033%) Xen
Systems Management
1 112 (3.70%) Puppet
2 74 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (1.42%) Ansible
4 42 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
5 25 (0.83%) Nagios
6 23 (0.76%) Consul
7 21 (0.69%) Terraform
8 19 (0.63%) Kubernetes
9 16 (0.53%) Mesos
9 16 (0.53%) StatsD
10 15 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (0.36%) Kibana
12 7 (0.23%) Packer
13 6 (0.20%) Salt
14 5 (0.17%) HAProxy
15 4 (0.13%) Ambari
15 4 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
16 3 (0.099%) Capistrano
16 3 (0.099%) Grafana
17 2 (0.066%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 369 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 209 (6.91%) Oracle
3 55 (1.82%) HP
4 53 (1.75%) Google
5 42 (1.39%) VMware
6 38 (1.26%) Atlassian
7 30 (0.99%) SAP
8 29 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (0.76%) Xamarin
10 17 (0.56%) Informatica
10 17 (0.56%) New Relic
11 15 (0.50%) Zend
12 12 (0.40%) Rackspace
13 11 (0.36%) Borland
14 10 (0.33%) Adobe
14 10 (0.33%) hybris
14 10 (0.33%) IBM
14 10 (0.33%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.33%) Remedy
15 8 (0.26%) Pega
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,056 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + holiday, PHC, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,049 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25k-£32k per annum, dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension,healthcare,etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, bonus, holidays and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum - Pension, Childcare vouchers, Cycl
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £24,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 40k per year + Incredible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago