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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 16 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 7.22% 2.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £39,500 £51,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
80 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hammersmith 82.47% 82.93% 63.75%
Number of salaries quoted 67 27 43
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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 24 December 2014, 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 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) WebDriver
3 7 (63.64%) QA
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
4 6 (54.55%) SpecFlow
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) Ruby
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
7 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) Linux
8 1 (9.09%) Python
8 1 (9.09%) CRM
8 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 8 (72.73%) WebDriver
3 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
3 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
3 6 (54.55%) SpecFlow
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Mockito
6 1 (9.09%) JMeter
6 1 (9.09%) Hudson
6 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian