The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 5.38% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Test Automation
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hammersmith region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hammersmith
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 23 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 78.49% 63.89% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 56 15 53
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Hammersmith region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Hammersmith

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hammersmith region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Selenium
3 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (60.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
7 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 2 (20.00%) ISEB
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (20.00%) JIRA
8 1 (10.00%) JSON
8 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (10.00%) Spring
8 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (10.00%) RESTful
8 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (10.00%) XML

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hammersmith region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 6 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) JMeter
6 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (10.00%) Mockito
6 1 (10.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft