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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 256 188 202
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +14
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 496 750 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.13% 1.66% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.99% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 415 577 634
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
36525 37698 39038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.07% 83.57% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30894 30607 33298
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 -67 78 £52,500 -12.50% 13
Croydon +10 8 - -
Chiswick - 8 £42,500 -
Docklands, London -18 5 £52,500 -0.94%
Ealing +9 4 £51,500 +8.42%
Kingston Upon Thames +1 4 £67,500 +68.75%
Hammersmith - 4 - -
Brentford - 4 £43,500 -
Wimbledon - 3 £67,500 -
Bromley +11 1 £67,500 -12.90%
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £65,000 -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 622 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 474 (43.45%) QA
3 387 (35.47%) SQL
4 382 (35.01%) Java
5 357 (32.72%) Selenium
6 346 (31.71%) C#
7 319 (29.24%) TDD
8 291 (26.67%) BDD
9 281 (25.76%) Finance
10 267 (24.47%) Scrum
11 265 (24.29%) JavaScript
12 243 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
13 212 (19.43%) .NET
14 201 (18.42%) HTML
15 187 (17.14%) Windows
16 180 (16.50%) Linux
17 177 (16.22%) Web Services
18 176 (16.13%) Test Automation
19 175 (16.04%) Manual Testing
20 173 (15.86%) Test Scripting
20 173 (15.86%) E-Commerce
21 170 (15.58%) WebDriver
22 168 (15.40%) Cucumber
23 155 (14.21%) Python
24 153 (14.02%) CSS
25 148 (13.57%) JIRA
26 144 (13.20%) Degree
27 133 (12.19%) OO
27 133 (12.19%) Git (software)
28 123 (11.27%) Jenkins

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 61 (5.59%) Node.js
2 25 (2.29%) WebSphere
3 22 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 18 (1.65%) IIS
5 17 (1.56%) Apache Solr
6 16 (1.47%) CMS
7 13 (1.19%) Confluence
8 11 (1.01%) MQSeries
9 10 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.82%) Drupal
10 9 (0.82%) SharePoint
10 9 (0.82%) Apache
11 8 (0.73%) JBoss
11 8 (0.73%) nginx
11 8 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
13 5 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.37%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.27%) NetWeaver
15 3 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 54 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.37%) MS Office
3 5 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.092%) Mingle
6 1 (0.092%) SPSS
6 1 (0.092%) Maya
6 1 (0.092%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.092%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.092%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (2.84%) Endur
2 6 (0.55%) Magento
2 6 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.46%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.27%) Summit
6 1 (0.092%) RMDS
6 1 (0.092%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.092%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.092%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.31%) SaaS
2 35 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.83%) PaaS
5 18 (1.65%) GitHub
6 10 (0.92%) Rackspace Cloud
7 8 (0.73%) Basecamp
8 7 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.55%) IaaS
9 6 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.092%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.092%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.67%) Internet
2 25 (2.29%) HTTP
3 22 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.82%) DNS
5 8 (0.73%) LAN
6 5 (0.46%) DSL
7 4 (0.37%) SSL
8 1 (0.092%) SAN
8 1 (0.092%) Firewall
8 1 (0.092%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 88 (8.07%) MySQL
3 49 (4.49%) Big Data
4 38 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 38 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (3.21%) MongoDB
6 30 (2.75%) Redis
7 28 (2.57%) Hadoop
7 28 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (2.11%) Oracle Database
10 19 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 18 (1.65%) DB2
12 16 (1.47%) NoSQL
13 12 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (0.92%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
15 10 (0.92%) HBase
Development Applications
1 357 (32.72%) Selenium
2 170 (15.58%) WebDriver
3 168 (15.40%) Cucumber
4 148 (13.57%) JIRA
5 133 (12.19%) Git (software)
6 123 (11.27%) Jenkins
7 105 (9.62%) SpecFlow
8 96 (8.80%) JUnit
9 88 (8.07%) TeamCity
10 86 (7.88%) Visual Studio
11 84 (7.70%) Subversion
12 73 (6.69%) Maven
13 70 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 63 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
15 57 (5.22%) Hudson
16 55 (5.04%) NUnit
17 46 (4.22%) FitNesse
17 46 (4.22%) JMeter
18 35 (3.21%) Bugzilla
19 34 (3.12%) SoapUI
General
1 281 (25.76%) Finance
2 93 (8.52%) Banking
3 71 (6.51%) Games
4 43 (3.94%) Retail
5 42 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 32 (2.93%) Marketing
7 25 (2.29%) Financial Institution
8 24 (2.20%) Front Office
9 15 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.37%) Publishing
10 13 (1.19%) Law
11 12 (1.10%) Back Office
12 11 (1.01%) Advertising
13 9 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.82%) Electronics
14 7 (0.64%) Legal
15 4 (0.37%) Billing
15 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.18%) French Language
16 2 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 374 (34.28%) Developer
2 184 (16.87%) Analyst
3 128 (11.73%) Tester
3 128 (11.73%) QA Engineer
4 123 (11.27%) Test Analyst
5 97 (8.89%) Test Engineer
6 93 (8.52%) Java Developer
7 84 (7.70%) QA Analyst
8 77 (7.06%) Senior Developer
9 48 (4.40%) QA Tester
10 44 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
11 40 (3.67%) Test Leader
12 36 (3.30%) QA Test Analyst
12 36 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
13 34 (3.12%) Automation Tester
14 31 (2.84%) Team Leader
15 30 (2.75%) .NET Developer
15 30 (2.75%) Senior QA Analyst
16 29 (2.66%) Junior
16 29 (2.66%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (19.43%) .NET
2 201 (18.42%) HTML
3 177 (16.22%) Web Services
4 153 (14.02%) CSS
5 110 (10.08%) XML
6 89 (8.16%) SOAP
7 88 (8.07%) RESTful
8 84 (7.70%) HTML5
9 70 (6.42%) ASP.NET
10 69 (6.32%) Spring
10 69 (6.32%) REST
10 69 (6.32%) AngularJS
11 65 (5.96%) jQuery
12 57 (5.22%) Django
13 56 (5.13%) WCF
14 49 (4.49%) Hibernate
14 49 (4.49%) Gherkin
15 45 (4.12%) .NET Framework
16 42 (3.85%) Backbone.js
16 42 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 109 (9.99%) Open Source
2 96 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (8.07%) Computer Science
4 68 (6.23%) Mobile App
5 49 (4.49%) User Experience
6 30 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 28 (2.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 27 (2.47%) Mathematics
9 23 (2.11%) Algorithms
10 15 (1.37%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.19%) Online Games
11 13 (1.19%) Equities
11 13 (1.19%) GIS
12 12 (1.10%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.01%) Derivative
14 10 (0.92%) Blackberry
14 10 (0.92%) SWIFT
15 9 (0.82%) Statistics
16 8 (0.73%) Social Network
16 8 (0.73%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 187 (17.14%) Windows
2 180 (16.50%) Linux
3 83 (7.61%) Android
4 77 (7.06%) Apple iOS
4 77 (7.06%) UNIX
5 22 (2.02%) Mac OS X
6 20 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.82%) CentOS
7 9 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.82%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.64%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.37%) Fedora
10 3 (0.27%) AIX
10 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.18%) Solaris
12 1 (0.092%) OS/400
12 1 (0.092%) zOS
12 1 (0.092%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (29.24%) TDD
3 291 (26.67%) BDD
4 267 (24.47%) Scrum
5 243 (22.27%) Continuous Integration
6 176 (16.13%) Test Automation
7 175 (16.04%) Manual Testing
8 173 (15.86%) Test Scripting
8 173 (15.86%) E-Commerce
9 133 (12.19%) OO
10 118 (10.82%) Software Engineering
11 101 (9.26%) Unit Testing
12 98 (8.98%) Regression Testing
12 98 (8.98%) Automation Testing
13 93 (8.52%) Mentoring
14 91 (8.34%) MVC
15 89 (8.16%) Kanban
16 82 (7.52%) User Acceptance Testing
17 79 (7.24%) Performance Testing
18 74 (6.78%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 387 (35.47%) SQL
2 382 (35.01%) Java
3 346 (31.71%) C#
4 265 (24.29%) JavaScript
5 155 (14.21%) Python
6 111 (10.17%) Ruby
7 98 (8.98%) C++
8 81 (7.42%) PHP
9 54 (4.95%) PowerShell
10 37 (3.39%) C
11 27 (2.47%) Perl
12 20 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 19 (1.74%) Shell Script
14 16 (1.47%) Lua
15 15 (1.37%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.28%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.19%) Scala
18 12 (1.10%) T-SQL
19 11 (1.01%) VBScript
20 9 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 144 (13.20%) Degree
2 92 (8.43%) ISEB
3 62 (5.68%) ISTQB
4 45 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (0.64%) Brainbench
7 5 (0.46%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.27%) CISSP
8 3 (0.27%) PhD
9 1 (0.092%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.092%) CISM
9 1 (0.092%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 474 (43.45%) QA
2 6 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.18%) SLA
5 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.092%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (0.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.55%) Varnish
2 5 (0.46%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.092%) Nmap
4 1 (0.092%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 36 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (2.93%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (2.29%) Puppet
4 16 (1.47%) Ansible
5 5 (0.46%) AppDNA
6 2 (0.18%) Opsview
6 2 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.092%) Nessus
7 1 (0.092%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.092%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.092%) Netcool
Vendors
1 105 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.06%) Oracle
3 35 (3.21%) Google
4 31 (2.84%) OpenLink
5 23 (2.11%) IBM
6 22 (2.02%) HP
7 19 (1.74%) Sybase
8 10 (0.92%) Adobe
8 10 (0.92%) TIBCO
8 10 (0.92%) Sitecore
9 9 (0.82%) Zend
9 9 (0.82%) Apple
9 9 (0.82%) Informatica
10 7 (0.64%) SAP
11 6 (0.55%) hybris
12 5 (0.46%) Sencha
12 5 (0.46%) Facebook
12 5 (0.46%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.46%) New Relic
12 5 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
Stratospherec
Salary: £30k - 60k per year + exc Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Triple Seven
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
UK ECIG STORE
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago