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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Developer
Rank 783 794 878
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +84
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Developer 99 143 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 88 140 85
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
85450 98627 102847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.26% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72111 82982 83883
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +18 53 £62,500 +13.63% 3
South East +42 24 £35,000 -
North West +12 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 -
North East - 4 - -
South West - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 -
East of England +5 1 £66,000 +38.94% 1
East Midlands -1 1 £39,000 +4.00%
Test Automation Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (72.51%) Test Automation
2 122 (71.35%) Selenium
3 108 (63.16%) C#
4 105 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (52.63%) Java
6 67 (39.18%) Cucumber
7 62 (36.26%) SQL
8 54 (31.58%) TDD
9 53 (30.99%) BDD
9 53 (30.99%) WebDriver
9 53 (30.99%) SoapUI
10 52 (30.41%) Automated Testing
11 51 (29.82%) .NET
12 45 (26.32%) QA
12 45 (26.32%) Ruby
13 40 (23.39%) Software Engineering
14 39 (22.81%) Scrum
14 39 (22.81%) Test Scripting
15 35 (20.47%) Python
16 34 (19.88%) Windows
16 34 (19.88%) JMeter
17 33 (19.30%) Finance
18 32 (18.71%) JavaScript
19 31 (18.13%) Unit Testing
19 31 (18.13%) SpecFlow
19 31 (18.13%) Automation Testing
19 31 (18.13%) Appium
20 29 (16.96%) Client/Server
20 29 (16.96%) NUnit
21 27 (15.79%) Manual 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 21 (12.28%) CMS
2 3 (1.75%) Confluence
3 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.68%) GitHub
2 5 (2.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.51%) SSH
2 4 (2.34%) HTTP
2 4 (2.34%) Internet
2 4 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.17%) MySQL
3 1 (0.58%) Big Data
3 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 122 (71.35%) Selenium
2 67 (39.18%) Cucumber
3 53 (30.99%) SoapUI
3 53 (30.99%) WebDriver
4 34 (19.88%) JMeter
5 31 (18.13%) Appium
5 31 (18.13%) SpecFlow
6 29 (16.96%) NUnit
7 26 (15.20%) MSTest
8 25 (14.62%) Jenkins
8 25 (14.62%) JUnit
9 24 (14.04%) HP UFT
10 23 (13.45%) Git (software)
11 18 (10.53%) Ranorex
12 17 (9.94%) JIRA
13 15 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (6.43%) Maven
14 11 (6.43%) Visual Studio
15 10 (5.85%) FitNesse
16 9 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (19.30%) Finance
2 26 (15.20%) Games
3 9 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.09%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.09%) Marketing
5 6 (3.51%) Retail
6 5 (2.92%) Banking
6 5 (2.92%) Electronics
7 4 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Advertising
8 2 (1.17%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.17%) Military
8 2 (1.17%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.58%) iGaming
9 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.82%) .NET
2 18 (10.53%) Web Services
3 14 (8.19%) XML
4 13 (7.60%) REST
5 12 (7.02%) SOAP
6 11 (6.43%) HTML
7 9 (5.26%) CSS
7 9 (5.26%) Gherkin
7 9 (5.26%) JSON
8 8 (4.68%) Node.js
9 6 (3.51%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.51%) Spring
10 5 (2.92%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.92%) jQuery
11 4 (2.34%) DOM
11 4 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (2.34%) RESTful
11 4 (2.34%) Silverlight
11 4 (2.34%) WebSockets
12 3 (1.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.96%) Client/Server
2 22 (12.87%) N-Tier
3 11 (6.43%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.34%) Mobile Games
5 4 (2.34%) Online Games
6 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.75%) PMI
7 2 (1.17%) Fintech
7 2 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.17%) iPad
7 2 (1.17%) Statistics
8 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.88%) Windows
2 20 (11.70%) Linux
3 11 (6.43%) Unix
4 10 (5.85%) Android
4 10 (5.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (72.51%) Test Automation
2 105 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (31.58%) TDD
4 53 (30.99%) BDD
5 52 (30.41%) Automated Testing
6 40 (23.39%) Software Engineering
7 39 (22.81%) Scrum
7 39 (22.81%) Test Scripting
8 31 (18.13%) Automation Testing
8 31 (18.13%) Unit Testing
9 27 (15.79%) Manual Testing
10 25 (14.62%) Software Testing
11 23 (13.45%) Open Source
12 22 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (12.87%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 21 (12.28%) Content Management
14 20 (11.70%) E-Commerce
15 15 (8.77%) OOP
16 14 (8.19%) Test Strategy
17 13 (7.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 108 (63.16%) C#
2 90 (52.63%) Java
3 62 (36.26%) SQL
4 45 (26.32%) Ruby
5 35 (20.47%) Python
6 32 (18.71%) JavaScript
7 20 (11.70%) Scala
8 12 (7.02%) PHP
9 9 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.92%) C++
10 5 (2.92%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.34%) Perl
12 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.75%) C
12 3 (1.75%) PHP 5
12 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.17%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.17%) Tcl
13 2 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (12.87%) ISTQB
2 18 (10.53%) ISEB
3 12 (7.02%) Degree
4 3 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (26.32%) QA
2 24 (14.04%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) Docker
1 2 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.51%) SAP
3 5 (2.92%) Oracle
4 4 (2.34%) HP
4 4 (2.34%) Splunk
4 4 (2.34%) Sun
5 2 (1.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.17%) VMware
6 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.58%) Informatica
6 1 (0.58%) Rally
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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