The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Consultant
Rank 881 895 864
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 30 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.025% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.026% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 28
Average salary £42,500 £63,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £52,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £74,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £47,500
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 11 £42,500 -33.33% 1
West Midlands -13 6 - -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
North West - 4 £32,500 -
South East - 3 £42,500 -
Test Automation Consultant
UK

Test Automation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (98.08%) Selenium
2 48 (92.31%) Java
3 46 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (78.85%) Test Automation
5 32 (61.54%) JUnit
6 30 (57.69%) .NET
7 29 (55.77%) Open Source
8 25 (48.08%) SoapUI
9 21 (40.38%) Ranorex
9 21 (40.38%) Scala
9 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
9 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
9 21 (40.38%) Python
9 21 (40.38%) Games
10 19 (36.54%) Automation Testing
11 18 (34.62%) Cucumber
12 16 (30.77%) Software Testing
13 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
14 13 (25.00%) JIRA
14 13 (25.00%) C#
15 12 (23.08%) HP
15 12 (23.08%) Confluence
16 11 (21.15%) BDD
16 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
16 11 (21.15%) HP UFT
16 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (21.15%) Scrum
16 11 (21.15%) Eclipse
17 9 (17.31%) Finance
17 9 (17.31%) JavaScript

Test Automation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (23.08%) Confluence
2 8 (15.38%) JBoss
2 8 (15.38%) Mule
2 8 (15.38%) Mule ESB
2 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 51 (98.08%) Selenium
2 32 (61.54%) JUnit
3 25 (48.08%) SoapUI
4 21 (40.38%) Ranorex
5 18 (34.62%) Cucumber
6 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
7 13 (25.00%) JIRA
8 11 (21.15%) Eclipse
8 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
8 11 (21.15%) HP UFT
9 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
10 7 (13.46%) Hudson
10 7 (13.46%) Maven
10 7 (13.46%) Subversion
10 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (7.69%) SilkTest
11 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
12 3 (5.77%) NuGet
12 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
12 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (40.38%) Games
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) .NET
2 21 (40.38%) .NET Framework
3 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 8 (15.38%) Backbone.js
3 8 (15.38%) CSS
3 8 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 8 (15.38%) jQuery
3 8 (15.38%) Spring
3 8 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (7.69%) SOAP
5 3 (5.77%) HTML
5 3 (5.77%) XML
6 1 (1.92%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Digital Media
1 4 (7.69%) Wiki
2 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Android
2 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (78.85%) Test Automation
3 29 (55.77%) Open Source
4 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
5 19 (36.54%) Automation Testing
6 16 (30.77%) Software Testing
7 11 (21.15%) BDD
7 11 (21.15%) Scrum
7 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 8 (15.38%) MVC
8 8 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Refactoring
8 8 (15.38%) Software Delivery
9 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
9 7 (13.46%) Manual Testing
9 7 (13.46%) TDD
10 4 (7.69%) OO
10 4 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) Java
2 21 (40.38%) Python
2 21 (40.38%) Scala
3 13 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 7 (13.46%) VBScript
7 4 (7.69%) C
7 4 (7.69%) Ruby
7 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.77%) XPath
9 2 (3.85%) VB
10 1 (1.92%) PHP
10 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) ISTQB
1 6 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) HP
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) IBM
3 4 (7.69%) Micro Focus
4 2 (3.85%) ATG
4 2 (3.85%) Borland
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
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