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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 192 211 220
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 706 711 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.58% 1.45% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.71% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 545 600 533
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38094 41546 36997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.46% 84.81% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31996 34545 30786
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the London region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in London

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in London

Automated Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 164 £55,000 +15.78% 36
Ealing -6 20 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +20 16 £56,250 +40.62% 2
Wimbledon - 14 £68,500 -
Twickenham - 9 £50,000 - 1
Teddington - 9 £50,000 - 1
Hammersmith +5 2 £31,250 -
Uxbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Docklands, London +1 1 - -
Morden - 1 £60,000 - 1
Romford - 1 £30,000 -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 832 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (41.43%) QA
3 474 (35.77%) TDD
4 461 (34.79%) Java
5 442 (33.36%) Selenium
6 435 (32.83%) SQL
7 421 (31.77%) Finance
8 359 (27.09%) Scrum
9 349 (26.34%) Continuous Integration
10 344 (25.96%) C#
11 341 (25.74%) BDD
12 310 (23.40%) JavaScript
13 295 (22.26%) .NET
14 260 (19.62%) HTML
15 259 (19.55%) Manual Testing
16 232 (17.51%) Unit Testing
17 229 (17.28%) WebDriver
18 225 (16.98%) Linux
19 219 (16.53%) Cucumber
20 204 (15.40%) Test Scripting
21 195 (14.72%) CSS
22 193 (14.57%) Git (software)
23 190 (14.34%) SDLC
24 182 (13.74%) Degree
25 174 (13.13%) OO
26 171 (12.91%) Web Services
27 168 (12.68%) SQL Server
27 168 (12.68%) Test Automation
28 158 (11.92%) Windows
29 150 (11.32%) Microsoft

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 38 (2.87%) Node.js
3 34 (2.57%) Apache
4 26 (1.96%) CMS
5 21 (1.58%) JBoss
6 19 (1.43%) Confluence
6 19 (1.43%) nginx
7 16 (1.21%) IIS
7 16 (1.21%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.21%) Drupal
8 15 (1.13%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.68%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.60%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.38%) WordPress
11 5 (0.38%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.30%) SAS
12 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 62 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.21%) MS Office
3 3 (0.23%) SPSS
4 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.075%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.30%) Beauchamp
2 2 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.15%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.15%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.075%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.075%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.075%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.57%) SaaS
3 19 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.13%) PaaS
5 8 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
7 6 (0.45%) Google Compute Engine
7 6 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.30%) GitHub
10 2 (0.15%) Joyent
10 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.075%) Trello
11 1 (0.075%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.64%) HTTP
2 27 (2.04%) Internet
3 15 (1.13%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.68%) Unified Communications
5 8 (0.60%) DNS
6 5 (0.38%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.30%) LAN
7 4 (0.30%) WAN
7 4 (0.30%) MVNO
8 3 (0.23%) Network Security
9 2 (0.15%) DSL
9 2 (0.15%) SSL
9 2 (0.15%) Intranet
10 1 (0.075%) LDAP
10 1 (0.075%) Multicast
10 1 (0.075%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 84 (6.34%) Relational Database
3 59 (4.45%) MySQL
4 44 (3.32%) Big Data
5 43 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (3.25%) RDBMS
6 39 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 34 (2.57%) NoSQL
8 32 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (2.11%) MarkLogic
11 19 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (1.43%) SQLite
12 18 (1.36%) MongoDB
12 18 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
13 16 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (0.91%) DB2
15 10 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.75%) Redis
16 8 (0.60%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 442 (33.36%) Selenium
2 229 (17.28%) WebDriver
3 219 (16.53%) Cucumber
4 193 (14.57%) Git (software)
5 143 (10.79%) JIRA
6 142 (10.72%) Jenkins
7 127 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 110 (8.30%) Subversion
9 99 (7.47%) JMeter
10 95 (7.17%) HP UFT
11 93 (7.02%) JUnit
12 82 (6.19%) Visual Studio
13 66 (4.98%) Maven
14 62 (4.68%) LoadRunner
14 62 (4.68%) SpecFlow
15 59 (4.45%) SoapUI
16 45 (3.40%) FitNesse
17 37 (2.79%) Appium
18 36 (2.72%) Behat
18 36 (2.72%) TeamCity
General
1 421 (31.77%) Finance
2 138 (10.42%) Banking
3 62 (4.68%) Games
4 47 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 43 (3.25%) Back Office
6 41 (3.09%) Retail
7 40 (3.02%) Front Office
8 26 (1.96%) Marketing
9 25 (1.89%) Law
10 19 (1.43%) Investment Banking
10 19 (1.43%) Financial Institution
11 18 (1.36%) Advertising
12 13 (0.98%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.91%) Polish Language
13 12 (0.91%) Publishing
14 10 (0.75%) Private Banking
15 8 (0.60%) Legal
16 6 (0.45%) Billing
17 5 (0.38%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.30%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 428 (32.30%) Developer
2 237 (17.89%) Analyst
3 181 (13.66%) Tester
4 127 (9.58%) QA Engineer
5 124 (9.36%) Test Analyst
6 95 (7.17%) Senior Developer
7 90 (6.79%) Java Developer
8 85 (6.42%) QA Analyst
9 64 (4.83%) .NET Developer
10 59 (4.45%) Test Engineer
11 57 (4.30%) Automation Tester
12 53 (4.00%) C# Developer
12 53 (4.00%) QA Tester
13 50 (3.77%) Software Tester
14 46 (3.47%) Test Leader
15 43 (3.25%) Front-End Developer
16 40 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
16 40 (3.02%) Consultant
17 39 (2.94%) Software Engineer
17 39 (2.94%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (22.26%) .NET
2 260 (19.62%) HTML
3 195 (14.72%) CSS
4 171 (12.91%) Web Services
5 142 (10.72%) XML
6 125 (9.43%) HTML5
7 110 (8.30%) jQuery
8 85 (6.42%) .NET Framework
9 82 (6.19%) Spring
9 82 (6.19%) ASP.NET
10 77 (5.81%) Ajax
11 75 (5.66%) SOAP
12 68 (5.13%) RESTful
13 56 (4.23%) Gherkin
14 55 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 53 (4.00%) JSON
16 51 (3.85%) WCF
17 49 (3.70%) CSS3
18 48 (3.62%) REST
19 47 (3.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 124 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 102 (7.70%) Mobile App
4 62 (4.68%) Client/Server
5 52 (3.92%) User Experience
6 41 (3.09%) Data Structures
7 38 (2.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 35 (2.64%) Equities
8 35 (2.64%) Hedge funds
9 30 (2.26%) Algorithms
10 28 (2.11%) Derivative
11 27 (2.04%) Social Media
12 22 (1.66%) Mathematics
13 17 (1.28%) Tandem
14 16 (1.21%) Management Information System
14 16 (1.21%) Smartphone
15 15 (1.13%) Fixed Income
16 14 (1.06%) W3C
16 14 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (0.98%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 225 (16.98%) Linux
2 158 (11.92%) Windows
3 81 (6.11%) Android
4 75 (5.66%) UNIX
5 73 (5.51%) Apple iOS
6 30 (2.26%) Windows 8
7 21 (1.58%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.51%) Ubuntu
8 20 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (1.51%) Windows Phone
9 19 (1.43%) Windows Vista
9 19 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (1.43%) Windows XP
10 17 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.06%) Windows Phone 8
12 9 (0.68%) CentOS
12 9 (0.68%) Windows Phone 7
13 3 (0.23%) Debian
14 2 (0.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 474 (35.77%) TDD
3 359 (27.09%) Scrum
4 349 (26.34%) Continuous Integration
5 341 (25.74%) BDD
6 259 (19.55%) Manual Testing
7 232 (17.51%) Unit Testing
8 204 (15.40%) Test Scripting
9 190 (14.34%) SDLC
10 174 (13.13%) OO
11 168 (12.68%) Test Automation
12 148 (11.17%) Software Engineering
13 147 (11.09%) E-Commerce
14 141 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
15 138 (10.42%) Regression Testing
16 125 (9.43%) MVC
17 114 (8.60%) Software Testing
18 107 (8.08%) Automation Testing
19 104 (7.85%) Kanban
20 96 (7.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 461 (34.79%) Java
2 435 (32.83%) SQL
3 344 (25.96%) C#
4 310 (23.40%) JavaScript
5 144 (10.87%) Python
6 104 (7.85%) C++
7 98 (7.40%) Ruby
8 86 (6.49%) PHP
9 65 (4.91%) T-SQL
10 44 (3.32%) C
11 41 (3.09%) PL/SQL
12 37 (2.79%) XPath
13 36 (2.72%) Shell Script
14 28 (2.11%) XQuery
15 24 (1.81%) Scala
16 20 (1.51%) PowerShell
16 20 (1.51%) Objective-C
17 18 (1.36%) Bash Shell
18 17 (1.28%) VBScript
19 14 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 182 (13.74%) Degree
2 124 (9.36%) ISEB
3 73 (5.51%) ISTQB
4 16 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (0.60%) HP ASE
5 8 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.38%) CISA
7 5 (0.38%) CISSP
8 4 (0.30%) PhD
8 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.075%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.075%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.075%) MCSD
10 1 (0.075%) MCPD
10 1 (0.075%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 549 (41.43%) QA
2 6 (0.45%) FATCA
3 5 (0.38%) WCAG
4 1 (0.075%) SLA
4 1 (0.075%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.075%) EMIR
4 1 (0.075%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 25 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.36%) Varnish
3 10 (0.75%) Docker
4 9 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.15%) QEMU
6 2 (0.15%) KVM
7 1 (0.075%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 67 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
2 61 (4.60%) Puppet
3 35 (2.64%) Ansible
4 24 (1.81%) Vagrant
4 24 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.75%) CA LISA
6 8 (0.60%) Salt
6 8 (0.60%) WMI
7 6 (0.45%) OpenNMS
7 6 (0.45%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.23%) Control-M
9 2 (0.15%) Mesos
10 1 (0.075%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.075%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.075%) Netcool
Vendors
1 150 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 134 (10.11%) Oracle
3 51 (3.85%) HP
4 28 (2.11%) VMware
5 23 (1.74%) Google
6 22 (1.66%) IBM
7 16 (1.21%) SAP
8 12 (0.91%) Sybase
8 12 (0.91%) Atlassian
9 10 (0.75%) Pega
9 10 (0.75%) Telerik
9 10 (0.75%) AppDynamics
9 10 (0.75%) CA
10 9 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.60%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.60%) Coverity
12 7 (0.53%) New Relic
13 6 (0.45%) TIBCO
13 6 (0.45%) Unisys
14 5 (0.38%) Hyperion
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
SKY
Salary: bonus,HD Sky,pension,gym,broadband
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £100k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k + performance bonus+ pension+ healthcare and more.
Posted: 2 days ago