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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
UK / England
Rank 445 585 618
Rank change year-on-year
+140 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 451 360 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 405 326 282
Median salary £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,450 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%

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
74873 91880 96090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.47% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62548 77866 79959
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +73 159 £51,250 -2.38% 23
South East +92 79 £40,000 +5.26% 19
Yorkshire +71 68 £47,500 +35.71% 6
North West -3 58 £48,750 +44.44% 11
South West +41 35 £40,000 +17.64% 8
East of England +25 20 £41,250 +7.84% 5
West Midlands +29 17 £40,000 - 8
East Midlands +12 11 £42,500 - 5
North East +2 5 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 604 (71.56%) Selenium
2 600 (71.09%) Agile Software Development
3 412 (48.82%) QA
4 366 (43.36%) Java
5 357 (42.30%) Cucumber
6 352 (41.71%) Test Automation
7 337 (39.93%) BDD
8 310 (36.73%) C#
9 281 (33.29%) WebDriver
10 259 (30.69%) Automation Testing
11 257 (30.45%) Automated Testing
12 249 (29.50%) TDD
13 229 (27.13%) Test Scripting
14 198 (23.46%) Scrum
15 191 (22.63%) SQL
16 166 (19.67%) Ruby
17 165 (19.55%) Software Testing
18 161 (19.08%) Finance
19 142 (16.82%) Python
20 132 (15.64%) Continuous Integration
21 128 (15.17%) Manual Testing
21 128 (15.17%) QA Automation
22 122 (14.45%) ISEB
23 121 (14.34%) SDLC
24 120 (14.22%) Jenkins
25 119 (14.10%) Regression Testing
26 114 (13.51%) Web Services
27 113 (13.39%) SpecFlow
28 108 (12.80%) JIRA
29 104 (12.32%) JavaScript

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 24 (2.84%) Confluence
2 11 (1.30%) CMS
3 7 (0.83%) IIS
3 7 (0.83%) Umbraco
4 6 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.36%) Apache
5 3 (0.36%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 45 (5.33%) GitHub
2 34 (4.03%) SaaS
3 12 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.99%) HTTP
2 24 (2.84%) Internet
3 6 (0.71%) SSL
3 6 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.59%) SMTP
5 4 (0.47%) SSH
6 2 (0.24%) DNS
6 2 (0.24%) Firewall
7 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.12%) Intranet
7 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.81%) MySQL
3 48 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 40 (4.74%) NoSQL
5 23 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (2.73%) HBase
6 19 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.54%) Big Data
7 13 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.54%) Redis
8 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.36%) MS Access
10 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.12%) KDB
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 604 (71.56%) Selenium
2 357 (42.30%) Cucumber
3 281 (33.29%) WebDriver
4 120 (14.22%) Jenkins
5 113 (13.39%) SpecFlow
6 108 (12.80%) JIRA
7 93 (11.02%) SoapUI
8 91 (10.78%) JUnit
9 80 (9.48%) JMeter
10 74 (8.77%) Git (software)
11 68 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 54 (6.40%) HP UFT
13 40 (4.74%) Appium
14 37 (4.38%) Ranorex
14 37 (4.38%) Visual Studio
15 32 (3.79%) Calabash
15 32 (3.79%) Capybara
16 29 (3.44%) FitNesse
17 24 (2.84%) jMock
18 23 (2.73%) Maven
General
1 161 (19.08%) Finance
2 26 (3.08%) Banking
2 26 (3.08%) Retail
3 24 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.25%) Marketing
5 15 (1.78%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.42%) Games
7 10 (1.18%) Advertising
8 8 (0.95%) Electronics
8 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.47%) Automotive
9 4 (0.47%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.36%) Legal
11 2 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.12%) Front Office
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (13.51%) Web Services
2 103 (12.20%) .NET
3 99 (11.73%) Gherkin
4 69 (8.18%) XML
5 67 (7.94%) SOAP
6 63 (7.46%) RESTful
7 53 (6.28%) HTML
8 51 (6.04%) REST
9 25 (2.96%) CSS
9 25 (2.96%) JSON
10 23 (2.73%) Ruby on Rails
11 15 (1.78%) AngularJS
11 15 (1.78%) ASP.NET
12 13 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
12 13 (1.54%) JSON Schema
12 13 (1.54%) JSON-LD
13 12 (1.42%) Ajax
14 11 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.18%) HTML5
16 8 (0.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.27%) Mobile App
2 33 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 17 (2.01%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.01%) Virtual Team
6 9 (1.07%) Fintech
7 8 (0.95%) Online Games
7 8 (0.95%) User Experience
8 6 (0.71%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.59%) iPad
9 5 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.47%) Arduino
10 4 (0.47%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (0.47%) Xbox
11 3 (0.36%) BBC
11 3 (0.36%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.36%) New Media
12 2 (0.24%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 101 (11.97%) Linux
2 93 (11.02%) Unix
3 86 (10.19%) Windows
4 33 (3.91%) Android
5 29 (3.44%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.90%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.07%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.71%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (71.09%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (41.71%) Test Automation
3 337 (39.93%) BDD
4 259 (30.69%) Automation Testing
5 257 (30.45%) Automated Testing
6 249 (29.50%) TDD
7 229 (27.13%) Test Scripting
8 198 (23.46%) Scrum
9 165 (19.55%) Software Testing
10 132 (15.64%) Continuous Integration
11 128 (15.17%) Manual Testing
11 128 (15.17%) QA Automation
12 121 (14.34%) SDLC
13 119 (14.10%) Regression Testing
14 98 (11.61%) E-Commerce
15 77 (9.12%) Kanban
16 75 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
17 66 (7.82%) System Integration Testing
18 64 (7.58%) API Testing
18 64 (7.58%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 366 (43.36%) Java
2 310 (36.73%) C#
3 191 (22.63%) SQL
4 166 (19.67%) Ruby
5 142 (16.82%) Python
6 104 (12.32%) JavaScript
7 29 (3.44%) Groovy
8 19 (2.25%) PHP
9 18 (2.13%) Perl
10 14 (1.66%) C++
11 13 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.42%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.30%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.30%) VBScript
14 9 (1.07%) VB
15 8 (0.95%) C
15 8 (0.95%) Scala
16 6 (0.71%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.36%) XPath
18 2 (0.24%) AWK
Qualifications
1 122 (14.45%) ISEB
2 85 (10.07%) Degree
3 84 (9.95%) ISTQB
4 39 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.59%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.12%) HND
9 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 412 (48.82%) QA
2 66 (7.82%) SDET
3 13 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (1.66%) Docker
2 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (2.25%) Puppet
2 14 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.54%) Grafana
3 13 (1.54%) StatsD
4 6 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.12%) Rancher
5 1 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 66 (7.82%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.32%) Oracle
3 15 (1.78%) HP
4 13 (1.54%) Splunk
4 13 (1.54%) TOWER Software
5 11 (1.30%) SAP
6 9 (1.07%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.71%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.71%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.36%) Borland
8 3 (0.36%) BT
8 3 (0.36%) Intel Security
8 3 (0.36%) Tableau
9 2 (0.24%) Google
9 2 (0.24%) Perforce
10 1 (0.12%) CA
10 1 (0.12%) IBM
10 1 (0.12%) Informatica
10 1 (0.12%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.12%) VMware
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £65000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + pension,health,life,flexi work
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Flex Bens, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, bonus, 24 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits, flexible hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, dental etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Reco Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £65-000 + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum including benefits
Posted: 4 days ago