The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Automation Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Consultant
Rank 877 850 865
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.003% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +89.65%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 - £29,000
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103792 95991 105966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85662 80321 91544
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Automation Consultant
UK

Test Automation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Test Automation Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Automation Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (70.00%) ISEB
3 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (60.00%) Middleware
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Retail
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (50.00%) New Media
5 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (50.00%) eggPlant
5 5 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (20.00%) SaaS
8 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (10.00%) FitNesse

Test Automation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Test Automation Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Automation Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (50.00%) eggPlant
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) New Media
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc