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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 488 510 612
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +102
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 395 495 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.51% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 358 447 314
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
81506 97087 102609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.63% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68195 81824 85600
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
London +35 184 £50,000 - 21
South East +42 45 £35,000 -7.89% 5
North West -39 37 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Yorkshire +24 35 £38,500 -8.33% 6
East of England +4 31 £50,000 +25.00% 7
South West +23 23 £37,500 +10.29% 6
West Midlands -25 18 £45,000 +34.32% 2
East Midlands -21 14 £36,500 -18.88% 4
North East +8 4 £27,250 -11.38% 1
Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 570 (70.20%) Selenium
2 547 (67.36%) Agile Software Development
3 424 (52.22%) QA
4 302 (37.19%) Java
5 288 (35.47%) Test Automation
6 279 (34.36%) BDD
7 277 (34.11%) Cucumber
8 262 (32.27%) Automated Testing
9 258 (31.77%) Scrum
10 256 (31.53%) C#
11 227 (27.96%) Automation Testing
12 215 (26.48%) TDD
13 214 (26.35%) SQL
14 204 (25.12%) WebDriver
15 203 (25.00%) Test Scripting
15 203 (25.00%) Software Testing
16 177 (21.80%) Finance
17 166 (20.44%) ISEB
18 152 (18.72%) Ruby
19 151 (18.60%) Regression Testing
20 142 (17.49%) Continuous Integration
21 131 (16.13%) JIRA
22 129 (15.89%) Manual Testing
23 127 (15.64%) JavaScript
24 123 (15.15%) Degree
25 122 (15.02%) .NET
26 120 (14.78%) SpecFlow
27 118 (14.53%) Linux
28 117 (14.41%) Web Services
29 116 (14.29%) JMeter

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 22 (2.71%) CMS
2 7 (0.86%) Confluence
2 7 (0.86%) Umbraco
3 6 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.12%) IIS
5 1 (0.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 35 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.57%) SaaS
2 19 (2.34%) GitHub
3 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.40%) HTTP
2 36 (4.43%) Internet
3 22 (2.71%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.97%) SMTP
5 14 (1.72%) DNS
5 14 (1.72%) Firewall
6 6 (0.74%) SSL
7 5 (0.62%) SSH
7 5 (0.62%) VoIP
8 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (6.28%) Relational Database
2 44 (5.42%) MySQL
2 44 (5.42%) SQL Server
3 25 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 14 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (1.72%) HBase
5 11 (1.35%) Big Data
5 11 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 8 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 7 (0.86%) Redis
8 5 (0.62%) MS Access
9 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.12%) DB2
12 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 570 (70.20%) Selenium
2 277 (34.11%) Cucumber
3 204 (25.12%) WebDriver
4 131 (16.13%) JIRA
5 120 (14.78%) SpecFlow
6 116 (14.29%) JMeter
7 114 (14.04%) SoapUI
8 97 (11.95%) Jenkins
9 96 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 86 (10.59%) JUnit
11 66 (8.13%) Git (software)
12 59 (7.27%) HP UFT
13 55 (6.77%) Visual Studio
14 46 (5.67%) NUnit
15 40 (4.93%) TestNG
16 31 (3.82%) Ranorex
17 29 (3.57%) LoadRunner
18 28 (3.45%) FitNesse
19 27 (3.33%) Gatling
20 24 (2.96%) WATIR
General
1 177 (21.80%) Finance
2 36 (4.43%) Retail
3 32 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 30 (3.69%) Banking
5 24 (2.96%) Games
6 15 (1.85%) Back Office
6 15 (1.85%) Marketing
7 14 (1.72%) Advertising
8 13 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.11%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.99%) Electronics
11 6 (0.74%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.49%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.49%) Automotive
13 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (15.02%) .NET
2 117 (14.41%) Web Services
3 96 (11.82%) XML
4 88 (10.84%) HTML
5 76 (9.36%) SOAP
6 64 (7.88%) Gherkin
7 50 (6.16%) REST
7 50 (6.16%) RESTful
8 40 (4.93%) ASP.NET
9 31 (3.82%) CSS
10 26 (3.20%) Ajax
11 21 (2.59%) AngularJS
12 19 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (2.34%) JSON
13 18 (2.22%) Node.js
14 13 (1.60%) HTML5
15 10 (1.23%) DOM
16 9 (1.11%) .NET Framework
16 9 (1.11%) Silverlight
17 8 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 48 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.09%) Client/Server
5 17 (2.09%) Online Games
6 14 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (1.48%) User Experience
8 10 (1.23%) Fintech
8 10 (1.23%) Virtual Team
9 7 (0.86%) Fixed Income
9 7 (0.86%) iPad
9 7 (0.86%) Social Network
10 6 (0.74%) BBC
10 6 (0.74%) New Media
11 5 (0.62%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.62%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (0.49%) Arduino
12 4 (0.49%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 118 (14.53%) Linux
2 108 (13.30%) Windows
3 78 (9.61%) Unix
4 41 (5.05%) Android
4 41 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.23%) Mac OS X
6 7 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.49%) Solaris
8 3 (0.37%) CentOS
9 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (67.36%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (35.47%) Test Automation
3 279 (34.36%) BDD
4 262 (32.27%) Automated Testing
5 258 (31.77%) Scrum
6 227 (27.96%) Automation Testing
7 215 (26.48%) TDD
8 203 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 203 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 151 (18.60%) Regression Testing
10 142 (17.49%) Continuous Integration
11 129 (15.89%) Manual Testing
12 116 (14.29%) Functional Testing
13 104 (12.81%) SDLC
14 101 (12.44%) QA Automation
15 90 (11.08%) E-Commerce
15 90 (11.08%) Performance Testing
16 80 (9.85%) Kanban
17 71 (8.74%) API Testing
18 70 (8.62%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 302 (37.19%) Java
2 256 (31.53%) C#
3 214 (26.35%) SQL
4 152 (18.72%) Ruby
5 127 (15.64%) JavaScript
6 103 (12.68%) Python
7 31 (3.82%) Perl
7 31 (3.82%) PHP
8 26 (3.20%) VB
9 25 (3.08%) Groovy
10 20 (2.46%) C++
11 16 (1.97%) VBScript
12 11 (1.35%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.35%) C
12 11 (1.35%) Scala
13 10 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.11%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.62%) ActionScript
16 5 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 166 (20.44%) ISEB
2 123 (15.15%) Degree
3 110 (13.55%) ISTQB
4 53 (6.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
5 7 (0.86%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 424 (52.22%) QA
2 50 (6.16%) SDET
3 7 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.99%) Docker
2 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.35%) Puppet
3 7 (0.86%) Grafana
3 7 (0.86%) StatsD
4 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 77 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.45%) HP
3 20 (2.46%) Oracle
4 10 (1.23%) SAP
5 9 (1.11%) Atlassian
6 8 (0.99%) Google
6 8 (0.99%) Splunk
7 7 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.74%) BT
8 6 (0.74%) Intel Security
8 6 (0.74%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.62%) Borland
9 5 (0.62%) Telerik
10 3 (0.37%) Tableau
10 3 (0.37%) VMware
10 3 (0.37%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.25%) IBM
11 2 (0.25%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.25%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.12%) Perforce
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + pension,health,life,flexi work
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Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, and more!
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £65000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonuses
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + good bonus (10%) + health + pensio
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London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
Omni RMS
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum benefits
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ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
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London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
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Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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