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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Developer
Rank 802 812 857
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Developer 64 120 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.12% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 54 115 97
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
81116 95720 103002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67937 80618 86013
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +40 34 £60,000 +14.28% 2
South East +63 17 £45,000 +28.57% 4
South West +14 5 £42,500 -10.52%
East of England +3 4 £48,500 -7.61% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £43,750 -
West Midlands -18 1 £42,500 -
North West -33 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 11 December 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.

1 121 (74.69%) Test Automation
2 109 (67.28%) Selenium
3 103 (63.58%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (62.35%) Java
5 99 (61.11%) C#
6 60 (37.04%) Cucumber
7 57 (35.19%) TDD
8 52 (32.10%) Automated Testing
9 51 (31.48%) BDD
10 46 (28.40%) QA
11 44 (27.16%) Finance
12 43 (26.54%) Manual Testing
13 42 (25.93%) SQL
14 39 (24.07%) .NET
14 39 (24.07%) Scrum
14 39 (24.07%) Ruby
15 36 (22.22%) SoapUI
16 35 (21.60%) WebDriver
16 35 (21.60%) Test Scripting
17 32 (19.75%) Python
18 30 (18.52%) Software Engineering
19 29 (17.90%) Automation Testing
20 28 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (16.67%) SDET
22 25 (15.43%) Linux
22 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
22 25 (15.43%) Jenkins
23 23 (14.20%) Software Testing
24 22 (13.58%) NUnit
24 22 (13.58%) XML

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 10 (6.17%) CMS
2 2 (1.23%) Confluence
2 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.56%) GitHub
2 6 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.56%) HTTP
2 6 (3.70%) ATM
3 5 (3.09%) SSH
4 4 (2.47%) Internet
5 3 (1.85%) FTP
5 3 (1.85%) SSL
6 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) NoSQL
1 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.23%) MySQL
2 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.62%) Big Data
3 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 109 (67.28%) Selenium
2 60 (37.04%) Cucumber
3 36 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 35 (21.60%) WebDriver
5 25 (15.43%) Jenkins
6 22 (13.58%) Appium
6 22 (13.58%) NUnit
7 20 (12.35%) JUnit
7 20 (12.35%) SpecFlow
8 18 (11.11%) JMeter
9 17 (10.49%) Git (software)
10 15 (9.26%) JIRA
11 13 (8.02%) Maven
12 12 (7.41%) HP UFT
12 12 (7.41%) MSTest
12 12 (7.41%) Ranorex
13 10 (6.17%) TestNG
14 9 (5.56%) FitNesse
14 9 (5.56%) Mockito
15 7 (4.32%) Moq
General
1 44 (27.16%) Finance
2 17 (10.49%) Games
3 12 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.94%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.32%) Marketing
6 6 (3.70%) Banking
7 5 (3.09%) Electronics
7 5 (3.09%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.09%) Retail
8 2 (1.23%) Advertising
8 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.23%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.62%) iGaming
9 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.07%) .NET
2 22 (13.58%) XML
3 19 (11.73%) Web Services
4 15 (9.26%) REST
4 15 (9.26%) SOAP
5 12 (7.41%) RESTful
6 8 (4.94%) Node.js
7 7 (4.32%) CSS
7 7 (4.32%) HTML
8 5 (3.09%) JMS
8 5 (3.09%) JSON
9 4 (2.47%) DOM
9 4 (2.47%) Gherkin
9 4 (2.47%) Silverlight
10 3 (1.85%) Ajax
10 3 (1.85%) Spring
11 2 (1.23%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.23%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.62%) XML-RPC
12 1 (0.62%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) Mobile App
2 15 (9.26%) Client/Server
3 10 (6.17%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.47%) BBC
4 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.47%) Mobile Games
4 4 (2.47%) New Media
4 4 (2.47%) Online Games
5 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) Equities
6 2 (1.23%) Fintech
6 2 (1.23%) Statistics
7 1 (0.62%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.43%) Linux
2 18 (11.11%) Windows
3 17 (10.49%) Unix
4 9 (5.56%) Android
4 9 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (74.69%) Test Automation
2 103 (63.58%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (35.19%) TDD
4 52 (32.10%) Automated Testing
5 51 (31.48%) BDD
6 43 (26.54%) Manual Testing
7 39 (24.07%) Scrum
8 35 (21.60%) Test Scripting
9 30 (18.52%) Software Engineering
10 29 (17.90%) Automation Testing
11 28 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (14.20%) Software Testing
13 20 (12.35%) Unit Testing
14 18 (11.11%) E-Commerce
15 17 (10.49%) Microservices
16 16 (9.88%) Kanban
16 16 (9.88%) OO
17 15 (9.26%) OOP
17 15 (9.26%) Open Source
18 12 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.35%) Java
2 99 (61.11%) C#
3 42 (25.93%) SQL
4 39 (24.07%) Ruby
5 32 (19.75%) Python
6 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
7 15 (9.26%) C++
8 13 (8.02%) Scala
9 9 (5.56%) C
10 8 (4.94%) PHP
11 7 (4.32%) Perl
11 7 (4.32%) VB
12 6 (3.70%) Tcl
13 4 (2.47%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.47%) Groovy
13 4 (2.47%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.85%) PHP 5
14 3 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.23%) Apple Swift
15 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (8.02%) Degree
1 13 (8.02%) ISTQB
2 10 (6.17%) ISEB
3 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (28.40%) QA
2 27 (16.67%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (4.32%) SAP
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.47%) BT
3 4 (2.47%) HP
3 4 (2.47%) Intel Security
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle
3 4 (2.47%) Sun
4 2 (1.23%) VMware
5 1 (0.62%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.62%) Informatica
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