The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Test Automation Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Developer
Rank 810 800 909
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +109
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Developer 95 143 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 86 138 59
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.21% -10.88%
Test Automation Developer
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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
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 £27,000 £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% -

Test Automation Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Test Automation Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Automation Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Test Automation Developer Salary Trend in England

Test Automation Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Test Automation Developer Salary Histogram in England

Test Automation Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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 +25 46 £65,000 +18.18% 5
South East +21 22 £35,000 - 4
Yorkshire +34 6 £100,000 -
North West +14 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East of England +23 5 £47,500 -
North East - 4 - -
South West +8 3 £55,000 +103.70% 1
West Midlands - 2 £48,750 -
East Midlands -3 1 £39,000 +11.42%
Test Automation Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Test Automation Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 128 (73.99%) Test Automation
2 126 (72.83%) Selenium
3 112 (64.74%) C#
4 106 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (46.82%) Java
6 71 (41.04%) SQL
7 67 (38.73%) WebDriver
8 64 (36.99%) Cucumber
9 52 (30.06%) SoapUI
10 51 (29.48%) .NET
10 51 (29.48%) Automated Testing
11 50 (28.90%) TDD
12 44 (25.43%) BDD
13 43 (24.86%) QA
13 43 (24.86%) Ruby
14 40 (23.12%) SpecFlow
14 40 (23.12%) Test Scripting
14 40 (23.12%) JMeter
15 38 (21.97%) Software Engineering
16 37 (21.39%) Windows
17 34 (19.65%) Unit Testing
18 33 (19.08%) MSTest
18 33 (19.08%) Client/Server
19 32 (18.50%) Finance
19 32 (18.50%) Appium
20 31 (17.92%) Scrum
20 31 (17.92%) NUnit
20 31 (17.92%) Python
21 29 (16.76%) JavaScript
21 29 (16.76%) Software Testing

Test Automation Developer 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 25 (14.45%) CMS
2 3 (1.73%) Confluence
3 1 (0.58%) Apache
3 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.58%) IIS
3 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) GitHub
2 3 (1.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) SSH
2 4 (2.31%) HTTP
2 4 (2.31%) Internet
2 4 (2.31%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.16%) MySQL
4 1 (0.58%) Big Data
4 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 126 (72.83%) Selenium
2 67 (38.73%) WebDriver
3 64 (36.99%) Cucumber
4 52 (30.06%) SoapUI
5 40 (23.12%) JMeter
5 40 (23.12%) SpecFlow
6 33 (19.08%) MSTest
7 32 (18.50%) Appium
8 31 (17.92%) NUnit
9 29 (16.76%) Git (software)
10 28 (16.18%) HP UFT
11 27 (15.61%) JUnit
12 26 (15.03%) Jenkins
13 20 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (10.98%) Ranorex
15 18 (10.40%) Visual Studio
16 16 (9.25%) JIRA
17 12 (6.94%) Jasmine
18 10 (5.78%) Maven
18 10 (5.78%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (18.50%) Finance
2 26 (15.03%) Games
3 8 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.05%) Marketing
5 6 (3.47%) Electronics
5 6 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.47%) Retail
6 3 (1.73%) Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Military
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) iGaming
8 1 (0.58%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.48%) .NET
2 20 (11.56%) Web Services
3 16 (9.25%) REST
4 15 (8.67%) XML
5 14 (8.09%) SOAP
6 13 (7.51%) HTML
7 11 (6.36%) JSON
8 10 (5.78%) Gherkin
9 9 (5.20%) ASP.NET
10 8 (4.62%) CSS
10 8 (4.62%) Spring
11 7 (4.05%) Hibernate
11 7 (4.05%) jQuery
12 6 (3.47%) .NET Framework
13 5 (2.89%) Node.js
14 4 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (2.31%) RESTful
14 4 (2.31%) WebSockets
15 3 (1.73%) DOM
15 3 (1.73%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.08%) Client/Server
2 26 (15.03%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.89%) PMI
5 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.31%) Mobile Games
5 4 (2.31%) Online Games
6 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.16%) Fintech
6 2 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.58%) Physics
7 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.39%) Windows
2 19 (10.98%) Linux
3 10 (5.78%) Android
3 10 (5.78%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.20%) Unix
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (73.99%) Test Automation
2 106 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (29.48%) Automated Testing
4 50 (28.90%) TDD
5 44 (25.43%) BDD
6 40 (23.12%) Test Scripting
7 38 (21.97%) Software Engineering
8 34 (19.65%) Unit Testing
9 31 (17.92%) Scrum
10 29 (16.76%) Software Testing
11 28 (16.18%) Automation Testing
12 26 (15.03%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 25 (14.45%) Content Management
14 23 (13.29%) Open Source
15 20 (11.56%) Manual Testing
16 19 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (9.83%) Performance Testing
17 17 (9.83%) Test Strategy
18 16 (9.25%) E-Commerce
19 15 (8.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 112 (64.74%) C#
2 81 (46.82%) Java
3 71 (41.04%) SQL
4 43 (24.86%) Ruby
5 31 (17.92%) Python
6 29 (16.76%) JavaScript
7 19 (10.98%) Scala
8 11 (6.36%) PHP
8 11 (6.36%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.05%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.73%) Perl
11 3 (1.73%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.16%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.58%) C++
13 1 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (16.76%) ISTQB
2 27 (15.61%) ISEB
3 11 (6.36%) Degree
4 5 (2.89%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (24.86%) QA
2 18 (10.40%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Docker
1 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.78%) Oracle
3 6 (3.47%) SAP
4 5 (2.89%) HP
5 4 (2.31%) Splunk
5 4 (2.31%) Sun
6 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.58%) Borland
7 1 (0.58%) Rally
7 1 (0.58%) VMware
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