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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Developer
UK / England
Rank 759 810 829
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Developer 54 89 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.095% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.099% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 47 85 81
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +2.56%

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
76302 90106 95093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63838 76403 79723
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +63 24 £60,000 +14.28% 1
South East +66 18 £50,000 +42.85% 1
East of England +18 6 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
South West +4 2 £46,250 -2.63%
North West -22 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Test Automation Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 100 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 95 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (65.71%) Java
3 92 (65.71%) Selenium
4 81 (57.86%) C#
5 58 (41.43%) TDD
6 55 (39.29%) Cucumber
7 50 (35.71%) BDD
8 43 (30.71%) Automated Testing
9 40 (28.57%) Manual Testing
10 39 (27.86%) QA
11 36 (25.71%) Finance
11 36 (25.71%) Scrum
12 33 (23.57%) Ruby
13 31 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (20.71%) Test Scripting
15 28 (20.00%) SQL
16 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
16 27 (19.29%) Jenkins
16 27 (19.29%) SDET
17 26 (18.57%) Automation Testing
18 25 (17.86%) WebDriver
18 25 (17.86%) .NET
19 24 (17.14%) Linux
19 24 (17.14%) Python
20 22 (15.71%) XML
20 22 (15.71%) Software Engineering
20 22 (15.71%) SoapUI
21 20 (14.29%) Web Services
21 20 (14.29%) E-Commerce

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 4 (2.86%) CMS
2 2 (1.43%) Confluence
2 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.43%) GitHub
2 6 (4.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.43%) HTTP
2 6 (4.29%) ATM
3 5 (3.57%) FTP
4 4 (2.86%) Internet
4 4 (2.86%) SSH
5 3 (2.14%) SSL
6 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.14%) MySQL
1 3 (2.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 92 (65.71%) Selenium
2 55 (39.29%) Cucumber
3 27 (19.29%) Jenkins
4 25 (17.86%) WebDriver
5 22 (15.71%) SoapUI
6 18 (12.86%) Maven
7 15 (10.71%) TestNG
8 14 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 14 (10.00%) NUnit
9 13 (9.29%) Appium
9 13 (9.29%) JIRA
9 13 (9.29%) SpecFlow
10 12 (8.57%) FitNesse
10 12 (8.57%) JUnit
11 11 (7.86%) Ant
12 9 (6.43%) Gradle
12 9 (6.43%) JMeter
12 9 (6.43%) Mockito
13 8 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (5.00%) Mocha
General
1 36 (25.71%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.00%) Games
4 6 (4.29%) Banking
4 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.57%) Marketing
6 4 (2.86%) Retail
7 3 (2.14%) Electronics
8 2 (1.43%) Advertising
8 2 (1.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.71%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.86%) .NET
2 22 (15.71%) XML
3 20 (14.29%) Web Services
4 13 (9.29%) REST
4 13 (9.29%) RESTful
4 13 (9.29%) SOAP
5 8 (5.71%) Node.js
6 7 (5.00%) JMS
7 6 (4.29%) JSON
8 5 (3.57%) CSS
8 5 (3.57%) HTML
9 4 (2.86%) DOM
9 4 (2.86%) Silverlight
10 3 (2.14%) Ajax
10 3 (2.14%) Gherkin
11 2 (1.43%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.71%) Drools
12 1 (0.71%) J2EE
12 1 (0.71%) Spring
12 1 (0.71%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.29%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.57%) Physics
5 4 (2.86%) BBC
5 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.86%) New Media
5 4 (2.86%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.14%) Mobile Games
6 3 (2.14%) Online Games
7 2 (1.43%) Equities
7 2 (1.43%) Fintech
7 2 (1.43%) Statistics
8 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.14%) Linux
2 17 (12.14%) Unix
3 13 (9.29%) Windows
4 5 (3.57%) Android
4 5 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 95 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (41.43%) TDD
4 50 (35.71%) BDD
5 43 (30.71%) Automated Testing
6 40 (28.57%) Manual Testing
7 36 (25.71%) Scrum
8 31 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (20.71%) Test Scripting
10 26 (18.57%) Automation Testing
11 22 (15.71%) Software Engineering
12 20 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 17 (12.14%) Microservices
14 15 (10.71%) Software Testing
15 14 (10.00%) Build Automation
15 14 (10.00%) OO
16 13 (9.29%) Kanban
17 12 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (8.57%) Non-Functional Testing
18 11 (7.86%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (65.71%) Java
2 81 (57.86%) C#
3 33 (23.57%) Ruby
4 28 (20.00%) SQL
5 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
6 24 (17.14%) Python
7 14 (10.00%) C++
8 9 (6.43%) C
8 9 (6.43%) PHP
9 8 (5.71%) Perl
10 7 (5.00%) VB
11 6 (4.29%) Scala
11 6 (4.29%) Tcl
12 4 (2.86%) Groovy
12 4 (2.86%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.14%) PHP 5
14 2 (1.43%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.43%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.71%) Degree
2 11 (7.86%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.71%) ISEB
4 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (27.86%) QA
2 27 (19.29%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) Docker
2 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 5 (3.57%) SAP
2 4 (2.86%) BT
2 4 (2.86%) Intel Security
3 3 (2.14%) HP
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle
3 3 (2.14%) Sun
4 2 (1.43%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.71%) Informatica
5 1 (0.71%) Solace
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