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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
UK / England
Rank 442 587 630
Rank change year-on-year
+145 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 455 360 317
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 408 327 280
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,300 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
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 24 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 24 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 +74 161 £51,250 -2.38% 21
South East +75 79 £40,000 +5.26% 21
Yorkshire +59 67 £46,250 +32.14% 6
North West -1 58 £46,250 +32.14% 10
South West +33 37 £40,000 +17.64% 9
East of England +25 20 £41,250 +7.84% 6
West Midlands +22 18 £40,000 - 8
East Midlands +13 11 £42,500 - 5
North East +3 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 24 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.

1 606 (71.46%) Selenium
2 602 (70.99%) Agile Software Development
3 415 (48.94%) QA
4 363 (42.81%) Java
5 355 (41.86%) Cucumber
6 350 (41.27%) Test Automation
7 335 (39.50%) BDD
8 311 (36.67%) C#
9 278 (32.78%) WebDriver
10 259 (30.54%) Automation Testing
11 256 (30.19%) Automated Testing
12 246 (29.01%) TDD
13 229 (27.00%) Test Scripting
14 198 (23.35%) Scrum
15 192 (22.64%) SQL
16 167 (19.69%) Software Testing
17 166 (19.58%) Ruby
18 162 (19.10%) Finance
19 143 (16.86%) Python
20 132 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
21 129 (15.21%) Manual Testing
21 129 (15.21%) QA Automation
22 122 (14.39%) ISEB
23 121 (14.27%) Regression Testing
24 119 (14.03%) SDLC
25 117 (13.80%) Jenkins
26 115 (13.56%) SpecFlow
26 115 (13.56%) Web Services
27 108 (12.74%) JIRA
28 105 (12.38%) 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 (2.83%) Confluence
2 11 (1.30%) CMS
3 7 (0.83%) IIS
3 7 (0.83%) Umbraco
4 6 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.35%) Apache
5 3 (0.35%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.95%) GitHub
2 35 (4.13%) 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 (6.96%) HTTP
2 24 (2.83%) Internet
3 7 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.71%) SSL
5 5 (0.59%) SMTP
6 4 (0.47%) SSH
7 2 (0.24%) DNS
7 2 (0.24%) Firewall
8 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.78%) MySQL
3 48 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 40 (4.72%) NoSQL
5 23 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (2.71%) HBase
6 19 (2.24%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.65%) Big Data
8 13 (1.53%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.53%) Redis
9 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.35%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.35%) MS Access
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.12%) KDB
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 606 (71.46%) Selenium
2 355 (41.86%) Cucumber
3 278 (32.78%) WebDriver
4 117 (13.80%) Jenkins
5 115 (13.56%) SpecFlow
6 108 (12.74%) JIRA
7 94 (11.08%) SoapUI
8 91 (10.73%) JUnit
9 81 (9.55%) JMeter
10 74 (8.73%) Git (software)
11 69 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 54 (6.37%) HP UFT
13 40 (4.72%) Appium
14 37 (4.36%) Ranorex
14 37 (4.36%) Visual Studio
15 32 (3.77%) Calabash
15 32 (3.77%) Capybara
16 29 (3.42%) FitNesse
17 24 (2.83%) jMock
18 23 (2.71%) Maven
General
1 162 (19.10%) Finance
2 26 (3.07%) Banking
2 26 (3.07%) Retail
3 24 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.24%) Marketing
5 15 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.42%) Games
7 10 (1.18%) Advertising
8 8 (0.94%) Electronics
8 8 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.47%) Automotive
9 4 (0.47%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.35%) 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
1 115 (13.56%) Web Services
2 103 (12.15%) .NET
3 98 (11.56%) Gherkin
4 69 (8.14%) XML
5 68 (8.02%) SOAP
6 63 (7.43%) RESTful
7 53 (6.25%) HTML
8 51 (6.01%) REST
9 25 (2.95%) CSS
9 25 (2.95%) JSON
10 23 (2.71%) Ruby on Rails
11 16 (1.89%) AngularJS
12 15 (1.77%) ASP.NET
13 13 (1.53%) ActiveMQ
13 13 (1.53%) JSON Schema
13 13 (1.53%) JSON-LD
14 12 (1.42%) Ajax
15 11 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (1.18%) HTML5
17 8 (0.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.25%) Mobile App
2 35 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.24%) Client/Server
5 17 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.00%) Virtual Team
6 9 (1.06%) Fintech
7 8 (0.94%) Online Games
7 8 (0.94%) 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%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.47%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (0.47%) Xbox
11 3 (0.35%) BBC
11 3 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.35%) New Media
12 2 (0.24%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 103 (12.15%) Linux
2 94 (11.08%) Unix
3 87 (10.26%) Windows
4 33 (3.89%) Android
5 29 (3.42%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.89%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.06%) 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
1 602 (70.99%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (41.27%) Test Automation
3 335 (39.50%) BDD
4 259 (30.54%) Automation Testing
5 256 (30.19%) Automated Testing
6 246 (29.01%) TDD
7 229 (27.00%) Test Scripting
8 198 (23.35%) Scrum
9 167 (19.69%) Software Testing
10 132 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
11 129 (15.21%) Manual Testing
11 129 (15.21%) QA Automation
12 121 (14.27%) Regression Testing
13 119 (14.03%) SDLC
14 98 (11.56%) E-Commerce
15 77 (9.08%) Kanban
16 75 (8.84%) Continuous Delivery
17 66 (7.78%) API Testing
18 64 (7.55%) Functional Testing
19 63 (7.43%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 363 (42.81%) Java
2 311 (36.67%) C#
3 192 (22.64%) SQL
4 166 (19.58%) Ruby
5 143 (16.86%) Python
6 105 (12.38%) JavaScript
7 29 (3.42%) Groovy
8 19 (2.24%) PHP
9 18 (2.12%) Perl
10 14 (1.65%) C++
11 13 (1.53%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.42%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.30%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.30%) VBScript
14 9 (1.06%) VB
15 8 (0.94%) C
15 8 (0.94%) Scala
16 6 (0.71%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.35%) XPath
18 2 (0.24%) AWK
Qualifications
1 122 (14.39%) ISEB
2 86 (10.14%) Degree
3 84 (9.91%) ISTQB
4 39 (4.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.59%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.35%) 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
1 415 (48.94%) QA
2 66 (7.78%) SDET
3 13 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (1.65%) Docker
2 3 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (2.24%) Puppet
2 14 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (1.53%) Grafana
3 13 (1.53%) StatsD
4 6 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.12%) Rancher
5 1 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 67 (7.90%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.30%) Oracle
3 15 (1.77%) HP
4 13 (1.53%) Splunk
4 13 (1.53%) TOWER Software
5 11 (1.30%) SAP
6 9 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.71%) Sitecore
7 6 (0.71%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.35%) Borland
8 3 (0.35%) BT
8 3 (0.35%) Intel Security
8 3 (0.35%) 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
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £65000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonuses
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Flex Bens, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + pension,health,life,flexi work
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, bonus, 24 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, dental etc
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits, flexible hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Reco Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £65-000 + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum including benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus ,shares,Pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum (plus benefits)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago