The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 489 560 658
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +98
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 464 424 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.43% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 378 388 283
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Automation Tester
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in England

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in England

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in England

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in England

Automation Tester
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +144 157 £42,500 -1.16% 10
London -54 123 £55,000 +10.00% 19
West Midlands +27 49 £34,250 +5.38% 1
East of England +31 36 £40,000 +6.66% 8
North West +27 36 £37,500 - 2
East Midlands -1 21 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Yorkshire +15 18 £33,750 -3.57% 3
South West +25 16 £35,000 -6.66% 2
North East +6 6 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Automation Tester 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 England region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 581 (66.17%) Selenium
2 573 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
3 483 (55.01%) QA
4 327 (37.24%) Java
5 325 (37.02%) Test Automation
6 305 (34.74%) C#
7 262 (29.84%) Automated Testing
8 259 (29.50%) BDD
9 258 (29.38%) Automation Testing
10 255 (29.04%) SQL
11 251 (28.59%) WebDriver
12 240 (27.33%) Scrum
13 239 (27.22%) ISEB
14 216 (24.60%) Finance
15 209 (23.80%) ISTQB
16 204 (23.23%) Software Testing
17 190 (21.64%) Cucumber
18 189 (21.53%) Test Scripting
19 186 (21.18%) TDD
20 165 (18.79%) JavaScript
21 161 (18.34%) Regression Testing
22 151 (17.20%) Functional Testing
23 146 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
24 139 (15.83%) .NET
25 137 (15.60%) Degree
25 137 (15.60%) Manual Testing
26 136 (15.49%) Windows
27 133 (15.15%) JIRA
28 132 (15.03%) Web Services
29 129 (14.69%) Ruby

Automation Tester Skill Set
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 19 (2.16%) CMS
2 9 (1.03%) Confluence
3 5 (0.57%) Drupal
4 2 (0.23%) IIS
5 1 (0.11%) Apache
5 1 (0.11%) JBoss
5 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.57%) MS Office
3 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.91%) SaaS
3 6 (0.68%) GitHub
4 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.85%) TCP/IP
2 24 (2.73%) Internet
3 22 (2.51%) HTTP
4 20 (2.28%) DNS
4 20 (2.28%) Firewall
5 13 (1.48%) VoIP
6 8 (0.91%) SMTP
7 1 (0.11%) Extranet
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) Intranet
7 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.78%) MySQL
3 41 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.91%) Big Data
5 6 (0.68%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.57%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.57%) MS Access
6 5 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.46%) MarkLogic
8 3 (0.34%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.23%) DB2
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 581 (66.17%) Selenium
2 251 (28.59%) WebDriver
3 190 (21.64%) Cucumber
4 133 (15.15%) JIRA
5 123 (14.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 115 (13.10%) JMeter
7 110 (12.53%) SoapUI
8 107 (12.19%) SpecFlow
9 92 (10.48%) Visual Studio
10 90 (10.25%) HP UFT
11 86 (9.79%) NUnit
12 76 (8.66%) Jenkins
13 70 (7.97%) TestNG
14 65 (7.40%) JUnit
15 61 (6.95%) Git (software)
16 34 (3.87%) Gatling
17 33 (3.76%) LoadRunner
18 32 (3.64%) TestDirector
19 31 (3.53%) FitNesse
20 26 (2.96%) Appium
General
1 216 (24.60%) Finance
2 37 (4.21%) Back Office
3 32 (3.64%) Retail
4 30 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.30%) Games
6 28 (3.19%) Banking
7 14 (1.59%) Automotive
8 10 (1.14%) Marketing
9 9 (1.03%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.80%) Legal
11 7 (0.80%) Publishing
12 6 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.68%) Law
13 3 (0.34%) Advertising
13 3 (0.34%) Electronics
14 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Military
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (15.83%) .NET
2 132 (15.03%) Web Services
3 109 (12.41%) HTML
4 96 (10.93%) XML
5 58 (6.61%) ASP.NET
6 51 (5.81%) CSS
7 50 (5.69%) SOAP
8 47 (5.35%) Gherkin
9 37 (4.21%) .NET Framework
10 30 (3.42%) REST
11 25 (2.85%) Ajax
12 23 (2.62%) JSON
13 22 (2.51%) Node.js
14 15 (1.71%) DOM
15 14 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (1.59%) Silverlight
16 13 (1.48%) LAMP
17 12 (1.37%) J2EE
17 12 (1.37%) RESTful
18 9 (1.03%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (5.81%) Mobile App
3 43 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.08%) Client/Server
6 19 (2.16%) iPad
7 17 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (1.82%) PMI
9 13 (1.48%) Online Games
10 11 (1.25%) User Experience
11 10 (1.14%) Fintech
12 8 (0.91%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.80%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.68%) Raspberry Pi
14 6 (0.68%) Social Network
15 5 (0.57%) BBC
15 5 (0.57%) New Media
15 5 (0.57%) Wiki
16 4 (0.46%) Blackberry
17 2 (0.23%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 136 (15.49%) Windows
2 86 (9.79%) Linux
3 59 (6.72%) Unix
4 32 (3.64%) Android
5 29 (3.30%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.03%) Solaris
7 9 (1.03%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.46%) CentOS
10 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.46%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 573 (65.26%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (37.02%) Test Automation
3 262 (29.84%) Automated Testing
4 259 (29.50%) BDD
5 258 (29.38%) Automation Testing
6 240 (27.33%) Scrum
7 204 (23.23%) Software Testing
8 189 (21.53%) Test Scripting
9 186 (21.18%) TDD
10 161 (18.34%) Regression Testing
11 151 (17.20%) Functional Testing
12 146 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
13 137 (15.60%) Manual Testing
14 122 (13.90%) Performance Testing
15 94 (10.71%) SDLC
16 89 (10.14%) E-Commerce
17 82 (9.34%) Open Source
18 81 (9.23%) Test Strategy
19 79 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
20 76 (8.66%) OO
Programming Languages
1 327 (37.24%) Java
2 305 (34.74%) C#
3 255 (29.04%) SQL
4 165 (18.79%) JavaScript
5 129 (14.69%) Ruby
6 68 (7.74%) Python
7 53 (6.04%) VB
8 48 (5.47%) Perl
9 39 (4.44%) PHP
10 29 (3.30%) VBScript
11 25 (2.85%) Groovy
12 23 (2.62%) C++
13 20 (2.28%) Scala
14 15 (1.71%) C
15 12 (1.37%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.14%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.80%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.80%) VBA
18 4 (0.46%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 239 (27.22%) ISEB
2 209 (23.80%) ISTQB
3 137 (15.60%) Degree
4 71 (8.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 28 (3.19%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 483 (55.01%) QA
2 33 (3.76%) SDET
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (4.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 109 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (3.99%) HP
3 19 (2.16%) Oracle
4 14 (1.59%) Google
4 14 (1.59%) Telerik
5 13 (1.48%) Red Hat
6 7 (0.80%) Apple
7 5 (0.57%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.57%) Splunk
8 4 (0.46%) BT
8 4 (0.46%) IBM
8 4 (0.46%) Intel Security
8 4 (0.46%) LexisNexis
8 4 (0.46%) MKS
9 3 (0.34%) Cegedim Rx
9 3 (0.34%) SAP
10 2 (0.23%) Twitter
10 2 (0.23%) VMware
11 1 (0.11%) Borland
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Wellbeing Software Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + parking, Flexi working pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, pension and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + attractive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TDA Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Share ownership scheme + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cancer Research UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southwark, London
Zoopla Property Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago