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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 483 569 632
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +63
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 472 391 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.40% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 395 353 307
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
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 £27,000
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +143 150 £42,500 +6.25% 16
London -37 146 £52,500 +5.00% 23
West Midlands +17 44 £32,500 -3.70% 1
North West +25 38 £37,500 - 9
East of England +26 32 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Yorkshire +18 23 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South West +11 18 £36,250 +7.40% 3
East Midlands -3 13 £37,500 -13.29% 5
North East +5 5 £33,750 +12.50% 2
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 563 (66.63%) Selenium
2 560 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
3 455 (53.85%) QA
4 323 (38.22%) Test Automation
5 314 (37.16%) Java
6 300 (35.50%) C#
7 265 (31.36%) WebDriver
8 262 (31.01%) BDD
9 260 (30.77%) Automated Testing
10 251 (29.70%) SQL
11 247 (29.23%) Automation Testing
12 240 (28.40%) ISEB
13 218 (25.80%) Scrum
14 214 (25.33%) ISTQB
15 211 (24.97%) Finance
16 195 (23.08%) Cucumber
17 193 (22.84%) Software Testing
18 186 (22.01%) TDD
19 173 (20.47%) Test Scripting
20 151 (17.87%) JavaScript
21 147 (17.40%) Windows
22 143 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
23 136 (16.09%) Manual Testing
23 136 (16.09%) Web Services
24 135 (15.98%) Functional Testing
25 130 (15.38%) Degree
26 128 (15.15%) .NET
27 121 (14.32%) Ruby
28 119 (14.08%) JIRA
29 117 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server

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 (2.01%) CMS
2 8 (0.95%) Confluence
3 5 (0.59%) Drupal
4 2 (0.24%) IIS
5 1 (0.12%) Apache
5 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.12%) JBoss
5 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.59%) MS Office
3 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.71%) SaaS
4 3 (0.36%) GitHub
5 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.72%) HTTP
1 23 (2.72%) TCP/IP
2 20 (2.37%) Internet
3 18 (2.13%) DNS
3 18 (2.13%) Firewall
4 11 (1.30%) VoIP
5 5 (0.59%) SMTP
6 1 (0.12%) Extranet
6 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.12%) Intranet
6 1 (0.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.09%) Relational Database
3 40 (4.73%) MySQL
4 7 (0.83%) MongoDB
4 7 (0.83%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.71%) Big Data
5 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.59%) MS Access
6 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.47%) DB2
7 4 (0.47%) Hazelcast
7 4 (0.47%) MarkLogic
8 2 (0.24%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 563 (66.63%) Selenium
2 265 (31.36%) WebDriver
3 195 (23.08%) Cucumber
4 119 (14.08%) JIRA
5 117 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 104 (12.31%) SoapUI
7 103 (12.19%) SpecFlow
8 97 (11.48%) HP UFT
8 97 (11.48%) JMeter
9 84 (9.94%) Visual Studio
10 79 (9.35%) Jenkins
10 79 (9.35%) NUnit
11 66 (7.81%) JUnit
12 61 (7.22%) TestNG
13 60 (7.10%) Git (software)
14 41 (4.85%) FitNesse
15 29 (3.43%) Gatling
16 25 (2.96%) LoadRunner
17 24 (2.84%) RSpec
18 23 (2.72%) TestDirector
General
1 211 (24.97%) Finance
2 30 (3.55%) Back Office
2 30 (3.55%) Retail
3 26 (3.08%) Games
3 26 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.84%) Banking
5 12 (1.42%) Automotive
6 10 (1.18%) Law
6 10 (1.18%) Marketing
6 10 (1.18%) Publishing
7 7 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 7 (0.83%) Legal
8 6 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.36%) Electronics
11 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.12%) Advertising
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (16.09%) Web Services
2 128 (15.15%) .NET
3 100 (11.83%) HTML
4 87 (10.30%) XML
5 54 (6.39%) SOAP
6 52 (6.15%) ASP.NET
7 49 (5.80%) CSS
7 49 (5.80%) Gherkin
8 35 (4.14%) .NET Framework
9 32 (3.79%) REST
10 25 (2.96%) JSON
11 23 (2.72%) Ajax
12 21 (2.49%) Node.js
13 15 (1.78%) RESTful
14 13 (1.54%) J2EE
15 12 (1.42%) DOM
16 11 (1.30%) Silverlight
17 10 (1.18%) LAMP
18 9 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (1.07%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 45 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
1 45 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 39 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 37 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (3.79%) Client/Server
5 16 (1.89%) iPad
5 16 (1.89%) PMI
6 14 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.18%) Online Games
8 8 (0.95%) Digital Media
8 8 (0.95%) Fintech
8 8 (0.95%) User Experience
9 7 (0.83%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.71%) Raspberry Pi
11 5 (0.59%) BBC
11 5 (0.59%) New Media
12 4 (0.47%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.47%) Wiki
13 2 (0.24%) Artificial Intelligence
13 2 (0.24%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 147 (17.40%) Windows
2 83 (9.82%) Linux
3 59 (6.98%) Unix
4 31 (3.67%) Android
5 26 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.42%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.30%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.95%) Solaris
9 6 (0.71%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.59%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.47%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.47%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.24%) CentOS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (38.22%) Test Automation
3 262 (31.01%) BDD
4 260 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 247 (29.23%) Automation Testing
6 218 (25.80%) Scrum
7 193 (22.84%) Software Testing
8 186 (22.01%) TDD
9 173 (20.47%) Test Scripting
10 143 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
11 136 (16.09%) Manual Testing
12 135 (15.98%) Functional Testing
13 113 (13.37%) Performance Testing
14 108 (12.78%) Regression Testing
15 90 (10.65%) SDLC
16 84 (9.94%) E-Commerce
17 83 (9.82%) User Acceptance Testing
18 76 (8.99%) Open Source
19 72 (8.52%) OO
19 72 (8.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 314 (37.16%) Java
2 300 (35.50%) C#
3 251 (29.70%) SQL
4 151 (17.87%) JavaScript
5 121 (14.32%) Ruby
6 65 (7.69%) Python
7 49 (5.80%) Perl
8 47 (5.56%) VB
9 37 (4.38%) PHP
10 27 (3.20%) VBScript
11 26 (3.08%) Groovy
12 25 (2.96%) C++
13 17 (2.01%) Scala
14 13 (1.54%) C
15 12 (1.42%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.18%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.95%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.83%) VBA
19 5 (0.59%) Bash Shell
20 4 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 240 (28.40%) ISEB
2 214 (25.33%) ISTQB
3 130 (15.38%) Degree
4 67 (7.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 26 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.89%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 455 (53.85%) QA
2 36 (4.26%) SDET
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (3.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 109 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 32 (3.79%) HP
3 14 (1.66%) Google
3 14 (1.66%) Oracle
4 13 (1.54%) Telerik
5 9 (1.07%) Red Hat
6 7 (0.83%) Apple
7 5 (0.59%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.59%) IBM
7 5 (0.59%) Splunk
8 4 (0.47%) BT
8 4 (0.47%) Intel Security
8 4 (0.47%) LexisNexis
8 4 (0.47%) MKS
9 3 (0.36%) Cegedim Rx
9 3 (0.36%) SAP
10 2 (0.24%) Capita
10 2 (0.24%) hybris
10 2 (0.24%) Twitter
10 2 (0.24%) VMware
London
Freshtechit
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago