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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Developer
Rank 823 804 898
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +94
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Developer 81 135 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.13% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.14% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 75 130 56
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,900 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £35,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.79% -16.76%
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
88406 98623 105620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75235 82312 86796
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 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -20 31 £65,000 +18.18% 4
South East +19 21 £35,000 - 3
Yorkshire +46 10 £75,000 -
East of England +15 5 £47,500 -
North West +21 4 £43,750 +9.37% 2
South West +10 4 £56,250 +92.30% 2
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
North East - 2 - - 1
East Midlands -8 1 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Test Automation Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 124 (77.02%) Test Automation
2 121 (75.16%) Selenium
3 101 (62.73%) C#
4 94 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (46.58%) Java
6 72 (44.72%) SQL
7 65 (40.37%) WebDriver
8 64 (39.75%) Cucumber
9 56 (34.78%) Automated Testing
10 52 (32.30%) .NET
11 48 (29.81%) SoapUI
12 45 (27.95%) TDD
13 44 (27.33%) Software Engineering
14 43 (26.71%) Ruby
15 42 (26.09%) Software Testing
16 37 (22.98%) JMeter
17 36 (22.36%) SpecFlow
18 35 (21.74%) Git (software)
19 34 (21.12%) Unit Testing
19 34 (21.12%) Windows
20 33 (20.50%) Client/Server
20 33 (20.50%) QA
20 33 (20.50%) BDD
20 33 (20.50%) MSTest
21 32 (19.88%) Test Scripting
22 30 (18.63%) Open Source
22 30 (18.63%) JUnit
22 30 (18.63%) JavaScript
22 30 (18.63%) ISTQB
22 30 (18.63%) NUnit

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 24 (14.91%) CMS
2 1 (0.62%) Apache
2 1 (0.62%) Confluence
2 1 (0.62%) IIS
2 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (3.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) GitHub
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) HTTP
2 6 (3.73%) Internet
3 5 (3.11%) SSH
4 4 (2.48%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.24%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 121 (75.16%) Selenium
2 65 (40.37%) WebDriver
3 64 (39.75%) Cucumber
4 48 (29.81%) SoapUI
5 37 (22.98%) JMeter
6 36 (22.36%) SpecFlow
7 35 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 33 (20.50%) MSTest
9 30 (18.63%) JUnit
9 30 (18.63%) NUnit
10 28 (17.39%) Appium
10 28 (17.39%) Jenkins
11 27 (16.77%) HP UFT
12 24 (14.91%) Visual Studio
13 20 (12.42%) Ranorex
13 20 (12.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (11.80%) Jasmine
15 12 (7.45%) JIRA
16 11 (6.83%) RSpec
17 9 (5.59%) JBehave
General
1 28 (17.39%) Finance
2 24 (14.91%) Games
3 8 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.73%) Electronics
4 6 (3.73%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.73%) Marketing
5 4 (2.48%) Retail
6 2 (1.24%) Military
6 2 (1.24%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.62%) Banking
7 1 (0.62%) iGaming
7 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (32.30%) .NET
2 22 (13.66%) Web Services
3 21 (13.04%) HTML
3 21 (13.04%) REST
4 15 (9.32%) XML
5 13 (8.07%) SOAP
6 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET
6 10 (6.21%) Gherkin
7 9 (5.59%) JSON
8 8 (4.97%) CSS
8 8 (4.97%) Spring
9 7 (4.35%) .NET Framework
9 7 (4.35%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.35%) jQuery
10 4 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.48%) RESTful
10 4 (2.48%) WebSockets
11 2 (1.24%) CSS3
11 2 (1.24%) HTML5
11 2 (1.24%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.50%) Client/Server
2 25 (15.53%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.11%) PMI
6 3 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.86%) Physics
7 2 (1.24%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.24%) iPad
7 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.24%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.24%) Online Games
7 2 (1.24%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.12%) Windows
2 14 (8.70%) Linux
2 14 (8.70%) Unix
3 7 (4.35%) Android
3 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (77.02%) Test Automation
2 94 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (34.78%) Automated Testing
4 45 (27.95%) TDD
5 44 (27.33%) Software Engineering
6 42 (26.09%) Software Testing
7 34 (21.12%) Unit Testing
8 33 (20.50%) BDD
9 32 (19.88%) Test Scripting
10 30 (18.63%) Open Source
11 27 (16.77%) Performance Testing
12 25 (15.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 25 (15.53%) Scrum
13 24 (14.91%) Automation Testing
13 24 (14.91%) Content Management
14 20 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (8.70%) Manual Testing
16 13 (8.07%) Defect Management
16 13 (8.07%) OOP
16 13 (8.07%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.73%) C#
2 75 (46.58%) Java
3 72 (44.72%) SQL
4 43 (26.71%) Ruby
5 30 (18.63%) JavaScript
6 27 (16.77%) Python
7 18 (11.18%) Scala
8 9 (5.59%) PHP
9 8 (4.97%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.35%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.86%) Perl
12 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.62%) C++
12 1 (0.62%) Groovy
12 1 (0.62%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 30 (18.63%) ISTQB
2 29 (18.01%) ISEB
3 15 (9.32%) Degree
4 9 (5.59%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.48%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.50%) QA
2 11 (6.83%) SDET
Systems Management
1 7 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.70%) Oracle
3 6 (3.73%) SAP
4 5 (3.11%) HP
5 4 (2.48%) Splunk
6 2 (1.24%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.24%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.24%) Sun
7 1 (0.62%) Borland
7 1 (0.62%) Rally
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