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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
UK / England
Rank 458 541 631
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +90
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 419 387 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 375 354 284
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,550 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
75891 90278 94879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63467 76551 79541
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 +57 175 £52,500 - 23
Yorkshire +48 53 £42,500 +21.42% 10
South East +55 48 £38,750 +2.64% 12
North West -18 45 £45,000 +28.57% 14
South West +32 27 £37,500 +10.29% 5
East of England +24 26 £47,500 +21.79% 3
West Midlands -6 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East Midlands +8 16 £37,000 -17.77% 4
North East +3 4 £31,500 -2.32% 2
Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 559 (72.04%) Agile Software Development
2 550 (70.88%) Selenium
3 398 (51.29%) QA
4 309 (39.82%) Cucumber
5 306 (39.43%) Java
6 299 (38.53%) Test Automation
7 297 (38.27%) BDD
8 256 (32.99%) C#
9 252 (32.47%) Automated Testing
10 236 (30.41%) Automation Testing
11 231 (29.77%) TDD
12 225 (28.99%) WebDriver
13 221 (28.48%) Scrum
14 200 (25.77%) Test Scripting
15 191 (24.61%) SQL
16 176 (22.68%) Software Testing
17 154 (19.85%) Ruby
18 152 (19.59%) Finance
19 131 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
20 127 (16.37%) ISEB
21 121 (15.59%) Regression Testing
21 121 (15.59%) QA Automation
22 120 (15.46%) Python
22 120 (15.46%) Manual Testing
23 114 (14.69%) JIRA
24 113 (14.56%) Linux
25 111 (14.30%) JavaScript
26 110 (14.18%) .NET
27 108 (13.92%) SpecFlow
28 103 (13.27%) SDLC

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 17 (2.19%) CMS
2 14 (1.80%) Confluence
3 7 (0.90%) Umbraco
4 6 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.39%) IIS
6 2 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.38%) SaaS
2 30 (3.87%) GitHub
3 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.35%) HTTP
2 30 (3.87%) Internet
3 17 (2.19%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.16%) DNS
4 9 (1.16%) Firewall
4 9 (1.16%) SMTP
5 6 (0.77%) SSH
5 6 (0.77%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.13%) Intranet
6 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (6.96%) Relational Database
2 48 (6.19%) MySQL
3 39 (5.03%) SQL Server
4 37 (4.77%) NoSQL
5 20 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (2.58%) HBase
6 18 (2.32%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.68%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.68%) Redis
8 10 (1.29%) Big Data
9 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.39%) MS Access
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 550 (70.88%) Selenium
2 309 (39.82%) Cucumber
3 225 (28.99%) WebDriver
4 114 (14.69%) JIRA
5 108 (13.92%) SpecFlow
6 101 (13.02%) Jenkins
7 95 (12.24%) SoapUI
8 90 (11.60%) JMeter
9 86 (11.08%) JUnit
10 76 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 73 (9.41%) Git (software)
12 46 (5.93%) HP UFT
13 36 (4.64%) Ranorex
14 35 (4.51%) Visual Studio
15 30 (3.87%) Capybara
16 27 (3.48%) FitNesse
17 26 (3.35%) Appium
18 25 (3.22%) NUnit
19 24 (3.09%) TestNG
20 23 (2.96%) Maven
General
1 152 (19.59%) Finance
2 25 (3.22%) Banking
2 25 (3.22%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.58%) Marketing
4 18 (2.32%) Retail
5 16 (2.06%) Games
6 13 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.55%) Advertising
8 9 (1.16%) Electronics
8 9 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.77%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.26%) Automotive
10 2 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (14.18%) .NET
2 102 (13.14%) Web Services
3 76 (9.79%) Gherkin
4 75 (9.66%) XML
5 70 (9.02%) SOAP
6 66 (8.51%) HTML
7 61 (7.86%) RESTful
8 48 (6.19%) REST
9 25 (3.22%) JSON
10 24 (3.09%) ASP.NET
10 24 (3.09%) CSS
11 19 (2.45%) Ajax
12 18 (2.32%) AngularJS
13 17 (2.19%) Ruby on Rails
14 16 (2.06%) Node.js
15 13 (1.68%) ActiveMQ
15 13 (1.68%) HTML5
15 13 (1.68%) JSON Schema
15 13 (1.68%) JSON-LD
16 12 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.15%) Mobile App
2 36 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (1.80%) Computer Science
4 14 (1.80%) Virtual Team
5 13 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 12 (1.55%) User Experience
7 11 (1.42%) Online Games
8 9 (1.16%) Fintech
9 7 (0.90%) Fixed Income
10 6 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.64%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.52%) Arduino
12 4 (0.52%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.52%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (0.52%) Xbox
13 3 (0.39%) BBC
13 3 (0.39%) iPad
13 3 (0.39%) New Media
14 2 (0.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 113 (14.56%) Linux
2 91 (11.73%) Windows
3 82 (10.57%) Unix
4 33 (4.25%) Android
5 31 (3.99%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.06%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.90%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (72.04%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (38.53%) Test Automation
3 297 (38.27%) BDD
4 252 (32.47%) Automated Testing
5 236 (30.41%) Automation Testing
6 231 (29.77%) TDD
7 221 (28.48%) Scrum
8 200 (25.77%) Test Scripting
9 176 (22.68%) Software Testing
10 131 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
11 121 (15.59%) QA Automation
11 121 (15.59%) Regression Testing
12 120 (15.46%) Manual Testing
13 103 (13.27%) SDLC
14 85 (10.95%) E-Commerce
15 83 (10.70%) Kanban
16 76 (9.79%) Functional Testing
17 66 (8.51%) API Testing
18 63 (8.12%) Defect Management
19 62 (7.99%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 306 (39.43%) Java
2 256 (32.99%) C#
3 191 (24.61%) SQL
4 154 (19.85%) Ruby
5 120 (15.46%) Python
6 111 (14.30%) JavaScript
7 26 (3.35%) Groovy
8 25 (3.22%) Perl
9 22 (2.84%) PHP
10 15 (1.93%) C++
11 14 (1.80%) VBScript
12 12 (1.55%) VB
13 11 (1.42%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.42%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.42%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.03%) C
14 8 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.90%) Scala
16 3 (0.39%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 127 (16.37%) ISEB
2 95 (12.24%) Degree
3 80 (10.31%) ISTQB
4 37 (4.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) HND
8 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 398 (51.29%) QA
2 64 (8.25%) SDET
3 13 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.55%) Docker
2 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (2.45%) Puppet
2 15 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.68%) Grafana
3 13 (1.68%) StatsD
4 5 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) Rancher
5 1 (0.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 62 (7.99%) Microsoft
2 22 (2.84%) Oracle
3 17 (2.19%) HP
4 13 (1.68%) Splunk
5 12 (1.55%) Atlassian
5 12 (1.55%) TOWER Software
6 11 (1.42%) SAP
7 6 (0.77%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.64%) Borland
9 3 (0.39%) BT
9 3 (0.39%) Google
9 3 (0.39%) Intel Security
9 3 (0.39%) Tableau
9 3 (0.39%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.26%) IBM
10 2 (0.26%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.26%) Perforce
10 2 (0.26%) VMware
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.13%) Sybase
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + pension,health,life,flexi work
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £65000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £47000 - £53000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Life Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 43k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday