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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 501 551 653
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +102
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 444 427 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.43% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 365 392 285
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
88424 98706 105739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75252 82384 86955
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 £26,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +117 151 £42,500 -2.29% 11
London -47 118 £54,000 +8.00% 24
West Midlands +21 46 £35,000 - 2
East of England +32 33 £42,500 +13.33% 5
North West +13 33 £37,000 -1.33% 8
East Midlands +1 22 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Yorkshire +15 18 £33,750 -4.92% 4
South West +12 15 £35,000 -11.39% 1
North East +4 6 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 589 (66.93%) Selenium
2 570 (64.77%) Agile Software Development
3 485 (55.11%) QA
4 330 (37.50%) Java
5 324 (36.82%) Test Automation
6 304 (34.55%) C#
7 267 (30.34%) Automated Testing
8 262 (29.77%) Automation Testing
9 256 (29.09%) BDD
9 256 (29.09%) SQL
10 248 (28.18%) WebDriver
11 244 (27.73%) Scrum
12 240 (27.27%) ISEB
13 215 (24.43%) Finance
14 208 (23.64%) ISTQB
15 206 (23.41%) Software Testing
16 193 (21.93%) Test Scripting
17 190 (21.59%) Cucumber
18 183 (20.80%) TDD
19 168 (19.09%) JavaScript
20 162 (18.41%) Regression Testing
21 151 (17.16%) Functional Testing
22 147 (16.70%) Continuous Integration
23 142 (16.14%) .NET
24 135 (15.34%) Windows
24 135 (15.34%) Degree
24 135 (15.34%) JIRA
25 133 (15.11%) Manual Testing
26 130 (14.77%) Web Services
27 125 (14.20%) Ruby

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 20 (2.27%) CMS
2 9 (1.02%) Confluence
3 5 (0.57%) Drupal
4 1 (0.11%) Apache
4 1 (0.11%) IIS
4 1 (0.11%) JBoss
4 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (4.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.45%) MS Office
3 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.91%) SaaS
3 6 (0.68%) GitHub
4 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.95%) Internet
1 26 (2.95%) TCP/IP
2 22 (2.50%) HTTP
3 21 (2.39%) DNS
3 21 (2.39%) Firewall
4 13 (1.48%) VoIP
5 9 (1.02%) SMTP
6 1 (0.11%) Extranet
6 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.11%) Intranet
6 1 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.89%) MySQL
3 41 (4.66%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.02%) Big Data
5 7 (0.80%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.68%) MongoDB
7 5 (0.57%) MS Access
7 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.45%) MarkLogic
8 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.34%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.23%) DB2
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 589 (66.93%) Selenium
2 248 (28.18%) WebDriver
3 190 (21.59%) Cucumber
4 135 (15.34%) JIRA
5 121 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 118 (13.41%) JMeter
7 111 (12.61%) SoapUI
8 105 (11.93%) SpecFlow
9 91 (10.34%) Visual Studio
10 88 (10.00%) HP UFT
11 86 (9.77%) NUnit
12 77 (8.75%) Jenkins
13 70 (7.95%) TestNG
14 63 (7.16%) JUnit
15 61 (6.93%) Git (software)
16 35 (3.98%) Gatling
17 34 (3.86%) LoadRunner
18 32 (3.64%) TestDirector
19 28 (3.18%) Appium
19 28 (3.18%) FitNesse
General
1 215 (24.43%) Finance
2 37 (4.20%) Back Office
3 32 (3.64%) Retail
3 32 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 29 (3.30%) Games
5 27 (3.07%) Banking
6 14 (1.59%) Automotive
7 11 (1.25%) Marketing
8 10 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.02%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.80%) Legal
11 6 (0.68%) Law
11 6 (0.68%) Publishing
12 5 (0.57%) Electronics
12 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.34%) Advertising
14 2 (0.23%) Military
15 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (16.14%) .NET
2 130 (14.77%) Web Services
3 110 (12.50%) HTML
4 99 (11.25%) XML
5 60 (6.82%) ASP.NET
6 50 (5.68%) Gherkin
7 49 (5.57%) SOAP
8 48 (5.45%) CSS
9 37 (4.20%) .NET Framework
10 30 (3.41%) REST
11 26 (2.95%) Ajax
12 24 (2.73%) JSON
13 22 (2.50%) Node.js
14 15 (1.70%) DOM
15 14 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (1.59%) Silverlight
16 13 (1.48%) LAMP
17 12 (1.36%) J2EE
17 12 (1.36%) RESTful
18 9 (1.02%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
1 52 (5.91%) Mobile App
2 43 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (4.32%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.84%) Client/Server
5 18 (2.05%) iPad
6 17 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (1.82%) PMI
8 13 (1.48%) Online Games
9 11 (1.25%) Fintech
9 11 (1.25%) User Experience
10 7 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.68%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.68%) Raspberry Pi
11 6 (0.68%) Social Network
11 6 (0.68%) Wiki
12 5 (0.57%) BBC
13 4 (0.45%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.45%) New Media
14 2 (0.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 135 (15.34%) Windows
2 83 (9.43%) Linux
3 58 (6.59%) Unix
4 33 (3.75%) Android
5 30 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.02%) Solaris
7 9 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.45%) CentOS
10 4 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.45%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.45%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (64.77%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (36.82%) Test Automation
3 267 (30.34%) Automated Testing
4 262 (29.77%) Automation Testing
5 256 (29.09%) BDD
6 244 (27.73%) Scrum
7 206 (23.41%) Software Testing
8 193 (21.93%) Test Scripting
9 183 (20.80%) TDD
10 162 (18.41%) Regression Testing
11 151 (17.16%) Functional Testing
12 147 (16.70%) Continuous Integration
13 133 (15.11%) Manual Testing
14 120 (13.64%) Performance Testing
15 96 (10.91%) SDLC
16 88 (10.00%) E-Commerce
17 83 (9.43%) Test Strategy
18 82 (9.32%) Open Source
19 78 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
20 76 (8.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 330 (37.50%) Java
2 304 (34.55%) C#
3 256 (29.09%) SQL
4 168 (19.09%) JavaScript
5 125 (14.20%) Ruby
6 68 (7.73%) Python
7 53 (6.02%) VB
8 50 (5.68%) Perl
9 40 (4.55%) PHP
10 29 (3.30%) VBScript
11 24 (2.73%) Groovy
12 23 (2.61%) C++
13 19 (2.16%) Scala
14 15 (1.70%) C
15 12 (1.36%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.14%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.80%) VBA
18 6 (0.68%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.45%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 240 (27.27%) ISEB
2 208 (23.64%) ISTQB
3 135 (15.34%) Degree
4 71 (8.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 28 (3.18%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 485 (55.11%) QA
2 32 (3.64%) SDET
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (3.98%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 104 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 35 (3.98%) HP
3 19 (2.16%) Oracle
4 14 (1.59%) Google
5 13 (1.48%) Red Hat
5 13 (1.48%) Telerik
6 7 (0.80%) Apple
7 5 (0.57%) SAP
7 5 (0.57%) Splunk
8 4 (0.45%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.45%) BT
8 4 (0.45%) IBM
8 4 (0.45%) Intel Security
8 4 (0.45%) LexisNexis
8 4 (0.45%) MKS
9 3 (0.34%) Cegedim Rx
10 2 (0.23%) VMware
11 1 (0.11%) Borland
11 1 (0.11%) Twitter
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Freshtechit
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Adeptis Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus Share ownership scheme + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Exciting work, excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bens- bonus, equity + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Wellbeing Software Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago