The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Test Automation Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Consultant
Rank 834 910 956
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 42 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.022% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.022% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 5
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,750 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £61,250 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.05%
Test Automation Consultant
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
85118 97896 102873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.31% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 71771 82406 84031
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Automation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Test Automation Consultant in the job title.

Test Automation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Automation Consultant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Consultant across the England region.

Test Automation Consultant Salary Trend in England

Test Automation Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Test Automation Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Test Automation Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +72 25 £72,500 +70.58%
Yorkshire - 17 £60,000 -
Test Automation Consultant
UK

Test Automation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Test Automation Consultant 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 Test Automation Consultant in the job title.

1 70 (82.35%) Test Automation
2 65 (76.47%) Selenium
3 64 (75.29%) Java
4 51 (60.00%) SoapUI
5 49 (57.65%) Python
5 49 (57.65%) Software Testing
6 46 (54.12%) Software Engineering
6 46 (54.12%) Cucumber
6 46 (54.12%) Ranorex
7 45 (52.94%) Scala
8 42 (49.41%) C#
9 41 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (44.71%) Open Source
11 37 (43.53%) Games
11 37 (43.53%) JUnit
12 35 (41.18%) .NET
12 35 (41.18%) Ruby
13 33 (38.82%) Automated Testing
14 32 (37.65%) Finance
14 32 (37.65%) Appium
15 26 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (28.24%) BDD
17 19 (22.35%) TDD
18 16 (18.82%) Jenkins
19 14 (16.47%) QA
20 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
20 12 (14.12%) Automation Testing
21 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
21 11 (12.94%) eggPlant
21 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce

Test Automation Consultant 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) G Suite
1 7 (8.24%) Office 365
1 7 (8.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (76.47%) Selenium
2 51 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 46 (54.12%) Cucumber
3 46 (54.12%) Ranorex
4 37 (43.53%) JUnit
5 32 (37.65%) Appium
6 16 (18.82%) Jenkins
7 11 (12.94%) eggPlant
7 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
8 10 (11.76%) SpecFlow
9 9 (10.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (10.59%) HP UFT
9 9 (10.59%) WebDriver
10 8 (9.41%) TeamCity
11 7 (8.24%) JBehave
11 7 (8.24%) TestComplete
11 7 (8.24%) TestDirector
11 7 (8.24%) WATIR
12 4 (4.71%) JIRA
13 3 (3.53%) Protractor
General
1 37 (43.53%) Games
2 32 (37.65%) Finance
3 9 (10.59%) Retail
4 8 (9.41%) Banking
5 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.53%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) .NET
2 10 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.24%) Buildbot
4 4 (4.71%) REST
4 4 (4.71%) Web Services
5 2 (2.35%) Ajax
5 2 (2.35%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
5 2 (2.35%) HTML
5 2 (2.35%) iOS SDK
5 2 (2.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) BBC
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) New Media
4 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) Android
1 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (82.35%) Test Automation
2 49 (57.65%) Software Testing
3 46 (54.12%) Software Engineering
4 41 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (44.71%) Open Source
6 33 (38.82%) Automated Testing
7 26 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (28.24%) BDD
9 19 (22.35%) TDD
10 12 (14.12%) Automation Testing
10 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
11 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
12 10 (11.76%) Test Strategy
13 9 (10.59%) DevOps
13 9 (10.59%) Kanban
13 9 (10.59%) Scrum
14 8 (9.41%) Line Management
14 8 (9.41%) Test Scripting
15 7 (8.24%) People Management
15 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 64 (75.29%) Java
2 49 (57.65%) Python
3 45 (52.94%) Scala
4 42 (49.41%) C#
5 35 (41.18%) Ruby
6 8 (9.41%) C++
7 7 (8.24%) C
7 7 (8.24%) PHP
8 5 (5.88%) SQL
9 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.53%) VB
10 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
1 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.47%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) HP
2 7 (8.24%) Google
3 3 (3.53%) IBM
4 2 (2.35%) BT
4 2 (2.35%) Intel Security
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.18%) SAP
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