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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 521 587 625
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 436 383 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 388 332 336
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
93119 101042 107544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.53% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79018 83306 88027
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +44 202 £55,000 +12.24% 17
South East +54 99 £40,000 -11.11% 17
North West +38 42 £38,750 +21.09% 7
Yorkshire +6 23 £36,000 +9.09% 4
West Midlands -13 21 £35,500 +9.23% 2
East of England -13 21 £36,750 -18.33% 6
South West -12 15 £37,500 +15.38% 2
North East - 8 £30,000 - 2
East Midlands +6 7 £41,500 +5.06% 2
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 565 (69.58%) Agile Software Development
2 548 (67.49%) Selenium
3 429 (52.83%) QA
4 334 (41.13%) Test Automation
5 310 (38.18%) Java
6 306 (37.68%) WebDriver
7 303 (37.32%) BDD
8 267 (32.88%) C#
9 251 (30.91%) Automated Testing
10 248 (30.54%) Cucumber
11 247 (30.42%) Automation Testing
12 229 (28.20%) SQL
13 203 (25.00%) TDD
14 202 (24.88%) ISEB
15 195 (24.01%) ISTQB
16 191 (23.52%) Finance
17 167 (20.57%) Test Scripting
18 158 (19.46%) Software Testing
18 158 (19.46%) Scrum
19 138 (17.00%) Windows
19 138 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
20 128 (15.76%) Web Services
20 128 (15.76%) JIRA
21 118 (14.53%) JavaScript
22 116 (14.29%) Manual Testing
23 114 (14.04%) Ruby
24 110 (13.55%) HP UFT
25 107 (13.18%) Microsoft
25 107 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
26 100 (12.32%) .NET

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%) Node.js
2 13 (1.60%) Confluence
3 8 (0.99%) CMS
4 4 (0.49%) Drupal
4 4 (0.49%) IIS
5 1 (0.12%) Apache
5 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.12%) TorqueBox
Applications
1 41 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.23%) MS Office
3 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.60%) SaaS
2 7 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.20%) HTTP
2 8 (0.99%) Internet
2 8 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.74%) DNS
3 6 (0.74%) Firewall
4 2 (0.25%) Extranet
4 2 (0.25%) Intranet
4 2 (0.25%) VoIP
5 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.91%) Relational Database
3 21 (2.59%) MySQL
4 11 (1.35%) DB2
5 10 (1.23%) DbVisualizer
6 7 (0.86%) Big Data
6 7 (0.86%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.74%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.62%) Hazelcast
9 4 (0.49%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 548 (67.49%) Selenium
2 306 (37.68%) WebDriver
3 248 (30.54%) Cucumber
4 128 (15.76%) JIRA
5 110 (13.55%) HP UFT
6 107 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 95 (11.70%) SpecFlow
8 89 (10.96%) Jenkins
9 84 (10.34%) SoapUI
10 70 (8.62%) Git (software)
11 68 (8.37%) JMeter
12 62 (7.64%) JUnit
13 53 (6.53%) NUnit
14 51 (6.28%) Visual Studio
15 46 (5.67%) FitNesse
16 35 (4.31%) TestNG
17 27 (3.33%) Appium
18 26 (3.20%) Hudson
19 25 (3.08%) Selenium IDE
20 23 (2.83%) RSpec
General
1 191 (23.52%) Finance
2 24 (2.96%) Retail
3 22 (2.71%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.46%) Games
5 17 (2.09%) Law
6 15 (1.85%) Banking
7 13 (1.60%) Back Office
7 13 (1.60%) Marketing
8 9 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.11%) Publishing
9 8 (0.99%) Legal
10 6 (0.74%) Automotive
10 6 (0.74%) Electronics
10 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.49%) Advertising
12 3 (0.37%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Military
14 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (15.76%) Web Services
2 100 (12.32%) .NET
3 78 (9.61%) HTML
4 70 (8.62%) Gherkin
5 62 (7.64%) XML
6 53 (6.53%) SOAP
7 47 (5.79%) CSS
8 28 (3.45%) ASP.NET
9 24 (2.96%) JSON
10 22 (2.71%) .NET Framework
10 22 (2.71%) REST
11 17 (2.09%) J2EE
11 17 (2.09%) RESTful
12 12 (1.48%) Ajax
13 8 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (0.99%) jQuery
14 6 (0.74%) Backbone.js
14 6 (0.74%) DOM
14 6 (0.74%) LAMP
15 5 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.56%) Client/Server
4 30 (3.69%) Mobile App
5 22 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (1.97%) PMI
7 10 (1.23%) Fintech
7 10 (1.23%) iDTV
8 8 (0.99%) Digital Media
8 8 (0.99%) iPad
8 8 (0.99%) User Experience
9 6 (0.74%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.62%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.49%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.49%) Raspberry Pi
11 4 (0.49%) Replication
12 3 (0.37%) Chemistry
12 3 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.37%) Wiki
13 2 (0.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 138 (17.00%) Windows
2 71 (8.74%) Linux
3 58 (7.14%) Unix
4 38 (4.68%) Android
5 31 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.62%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.49%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.49%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.49%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 565 (69.58%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (41.13%) Test Automation
3 303 (37.32%) BDD
4 251 (30.91%) Automated Testing
5 247 (30.42%) Automation Testing
6 203 (25.00%) TDD
7 167 (20.57%) Test Scripting
8 158 (19.46%) Scrum
8 158 (19.46%) Software Testing
9 138 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
10 116 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 100 (12.32%) Functional Testing
12 88 (10.84%) Regression Testing
12 88 (10.84%) SDLC
13 79 (9.73%) Performance Testing
14 74 (9.11%) User Acceptance Testing
15 73 (8.99%) E-Commerce
16 62 (7.64%) Software Engineering
17 61 (7.51%) Defect Management
18 58 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 310 (38.18%) Java
2 267 (32.88%) C#
3 229 (28.20%) SQL
4 118 (14.53%) JavaScript
5 114 (14.04%) Ruby
6 64 (7.88%) Python
7 35 (4.31%) PHP
8 32 (3.94%) Perl
9 27 (3.33%) C++
10 23 (2.83%) VB
11 22 (2.71%) Groovy
12 20 (2.46%) VBScript
13 11 (1.35%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.23%) C
14 10 (1.23%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.11%) Scala
16 8 (0.99%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.62%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.62%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 202 (24.88%) ISEB
2 195 (24.01%) ISTQB
3 94 (11.58%) Degree
4 68 (8.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (2.59%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.97%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.86%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.25%) CISSP
10 2 (0.25%) PhD
11 1 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 429 (52.83%) QA
2 32 (3.94%) SDET
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.25%) vSphere
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) XenApp
3 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.62%) Puppet
3 4 (0.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 107 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 38 (4.68%) HP
3 10 (1.23%) hybris
3 10 (1.23%) Oracle
4 8 (0.99%) Atlassian
4 8 (0.99%) Capita
4 8 (0.99%) Google
4 8 (0.99%) MKS
5 7 (0.86%) Apple
6 5 (0.62%) Telerik
7 4 (0.49%) IBM
7 4 (0.49%) LexisNexis
8 3 (0.37%) Cegedim Rx
8 3 (0.37%) VMware
8 3 (0.37%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.25%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.25%) SAP
9 2 (0.25%) Splunk
9 2 (0.25%) Twitter
10 1 (0.12%) Citrix
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35K
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,500 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £38,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + parking, Flexi working
Posted: 5 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Health/Life Insurance, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago