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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 226 205 229
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 589 705 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.60% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.82% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 512 549 613
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £74,250 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
35855 38775 43151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.61% 87.78% 87.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31077 32542 35850
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London +3 92 £62,500 +13.63% 22
Wimbledon -17 12 £52,000 -24.08%
Ealing -2 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Hounslow - 5 - -
Croydon - 4 £40,500 -
Docklands, London +21 3 £57,500 -
Twickenham +13 3 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Greenwich - 2 £50,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £45,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £40,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £56,500 -
Finchley - 1 - -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 850 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 491 (38.18%) QA
3 488 (37.95%) Java
4 442 (34.37%) Continuous Integration
5 412 (32.04%) TDD
6 410 (31.88%) Selenium
7 387 (30.09%) SQL
8 361 (28.07%) Finance
8 361 (28.07%) Scrum
9 354 (27.53%) C#
10 294 (22.86%) JavaScript
11 287 (22.32%) .NET
12 282 (21.93%) Web Services
13 280 (21.77%) BDD
14 266 (20.68%) HTML
15 238 (18.51%) Test Automation
16 229 (17.81%) Manual Testing
16 229 (17.81%) Degree
17 216 (16.80%) Cucumber
18 211 (16.41%) Jenkins
19 210 (16.33%) Git (software)
20 197 (15.32%) Linux
21 196 (15.24%) CSS
22 181 (14.07%) OO
22 181 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
23 179 (13.92%) Python
24 175 (13.61%) Ruby
25 172 (13.37%) Oracle
26 170 (13.22%) WebDriver
27 169 (13.14%) SQL Server

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 39 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 35 (2.72%) IIS
3 32 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 30 (2.33%) Confluence
5 29 (2.26%) CMS
6 24 (1.87%) Tomcat
7 22 (1.71%) Apache
8 16 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (1.01%) NServiceBus
9 13 (1.01%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.93%) Drupal
10 12 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 11 (0.86%) JBoss
12 10 (0.78%) Jetty
13 6 (0.47%) Documentum
14 5 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.39%) nginx
14 5 (0.39%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.16%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 76 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 65 (5.05%) MS Office
3 36 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.09%) MS Project
5 11 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.078%) Mingle
7 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.01%) Beauchamp
2 12 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 11 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 9 (0.70%) Misys Midas
4 9 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.47%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.23%) Endur
7 3 (0.23%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.078%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.078%) RMDS
8 1 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 135 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.64%) SaaS
4 32 (2.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (2.10%) GitHub
6 15 (1.17%) PaaS
7 13 (1.01%) IaaS
8 10 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 10 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.54%) Google Play
10 6 (0.47%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.47%) Heroku
10 6 (0.47%) TestFlight
11 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.23%) Office 365
12 2 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.16%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.078%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.88%) HTTP
2 22 (1.71%) Internet
3 9 (0.70%) Diameter Protocol
3 9 (0.70%) DNS
3 9 (0.70%) SNMP
4 8 (0.62%) SSH
5 6 (0.47%) Network Security
5 6 (0.47%) Unicast
6 5 (0.39%) Multicast
7 4 (0.31%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.31%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.23%) Intranet
8 3 (0.23%) Telnet
9 2 (0.16%) GSM
9 2 (0.16%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.16%) VoIP
10 1 (0.078%) DVB
10 1 (0.078%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 105 (8.16%) Relational Database
3 83 (6.45%) MySQL
4 68 (5.29%) Big Data
5 48 (3.73%) NoSQL
6 46 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (3.42%) Hadoop
8 43 (3.34%) MongoDB
9 41 (3.19%) RDBMS
10 38 (2.95%) Oracle Database
11 35 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (1.48%) EDRMS
14 18 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (1.09%) HBase
17 13 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
18 12 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
18 12 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 410 (31.88%) Selenium
2 216 (16.80%) Cucumber
3 211 (16.41%) Jenkins
4 210 (16.33%) Git (software)
5 170 (13.22%) WebDriver
6 146 (11.35%) JIRA
7 90 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 72 (5.60%) JUnit
8 72 (5.60%) Subversion
9 69 (5.37%) HP UFT
10 68 (5.29%) TeamCity
11 63 (4.90%) Appium
12 55 (4.28%) Visual Studio
13 45 (3.50%) Hudson
14 44 (3.42%) Maven
14 44 (3.42%) Rational Functional Tester
14 44 (3.42%) SoapUI
15 43 (3.34%) JMeter
15 43 (3.34%) SpecFlow
16 42 (3.27%) Grunt
General
1 361 (28.07%) Finance
2 132 (10.26%) Banking
3 58 (4.51%) Retail
4 51 (3.97%) Games
5 47 (3.65%) Front Office
6 40 (3.11%) Back Office
7 30 (2.33%) Investment Banking
7 30 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 27 (2.10%) Advertising
9 26 (2.02%) Marketing
10 23 (1.79%) Publishing
11 17 (1.32%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.93%) Legal
13 11 (0.86%) Polish Language
14 10 (0.78%) Automotive
14 10 (0.78%) Law
15 8 (0.62%) Online Betting
16 3 (0.23%) Arabic Language
16 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 452 (35.15%) Developer
2 194 (15.09%) Analyst
3 173 (13.45%) Tester
4 114 (8.86%) C# Developer
4 114 (8.86%) QA Engineer
5 105 (8.16%) Test Analyst
6 101 (7.85%) Automation Tester
7 93 (7.23%) Senior Developer
8 81 (6.30%) .NET Developer
9 79 (6.14%) Test Engineer
10 75 (5.83%) QA Tester
11 74 (5.75%) Developer in Test
12 63 (4.90%) Java Developer
13 61 (4.74%) QA Analyst
14 60 (4.67%) Java Engineer
15 55 (4.28%) Test Manager
16 51 (3.97%) Selenium Tester
17 48 (3.73%) JavaScript Developer
17 48 (3.73%) QA Automation Tester
18 45 (3.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (22.32%) .NET
2 282 (21.93%) Web Services
3 266 (20.68%) HTML
4 196 (15.24%) CSS
5 155 (12.05%) XML
6 126 (9.80%) SOAP
7 121 (9.41%) AngularJS
8 105 (8.16%) REST
9 96 (7.47%) ASP.NET
9 96 (7.47%) HTML5
10 88 (6.84%) jQuery
11 79 (6.14%) Node.js
12 75 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 64 (4.98%) JSON
14 63 (4.90%) WCF
15 62 (4.82%) RESTful
16 57 (4.43%) CSS3
17 53 (4.12%) Sass
18 45 (3.50%) WPF
19 41 (3.19%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 181 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (10.19%) Computer Science
3 73 (5.68%) User Experience
4 63 (4.90%) Fintech
5 58 (4.51%) Mobile App
6 42 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
7 41 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 40 (3.11%) Mathematics
9 32 (2.49%) Hedge funds
10 27 (2.10%) Client/Server
11 23 (1.79%) Data Structures
11 23 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 20 (1.56%) Blackberry
12 20 (1.56%) Visualisation
13 18 (1.40%) Algorithms
13 18 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
14 17 (1.32%) Derivative
14 17 (1.32%) Equities
14 17 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
15 14 (1.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 197 (15.32%) Linux
2 131 (10.19%) Windows
3 122 (9.49%) Unix
4 99 (7.70%) Android
5 93 (7.23%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.24%) CentOS
7 13 (1.01%) Solaris
7 13 (1.01%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.93%) Amazon Linux
9 8 (0.62%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.078%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.078%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.078%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.078%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.078%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 850 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 442 (34.37%) Continuous Integration
3 412 (32.04%) TDD
4 361 (28.07%) Scrum
5 280 (21.77%) BDD
6 238 (18.51%) Test Automation
7 229 (17.81%) Manual Testing
8 181 (14.07%) OO
9 156 (12.13%) Kanban
10 153 (11.90%) Test Scripting
11 144 (11.20%) DevOps
11 144 (11.20%) Software Engineering
12 142 (11.04%) Unit Testing
13 137 (10.65%) SDLC
14 132 (10.26%) Functional Testing
15 129 (10.03%) Software Testing
16 124 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
17 123 (9.56%) Continuous Delivery
18 118 (9.18%) E-Commerce
19 117 (9.10%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 488 (37.95%) Java
2 387 (30.09%) SQL
3 354 (27.53%) C#
4 294 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 179 (13.92%) Python
6 175 (13.61%) Ruby
7 96 (7.47%) PHP
8 58 (4.51%) C++
8 58 (4.51%) T-SQL
9 55 (4.28%) Bash Shell
10 45 (3.50%) Scala
11 43 (3.34%) Groovy
12 41 (3.19%) PL/SQL
13 40 (3.11%) Shell Script
14 28 (2.18%) VB.NET
15 25 (1.94%) C
16 18 (1.40%) VBScript
17 17 (1.32%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.24%) SOQL
19 15 (1.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 229 (17.81%) Degree
2 113 (8.79%) ISEB
3 96 (7.47%) ISTQB
4 62 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 36 (2.80%) Security Cleared
6 33 (2.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 15 (1.17%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.70%) PMP
9 7 (0.54%) MCSD
9 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.54%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.47%) CISSP
10 6 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.39%) CLAS
11 5 (0.39%) MBA
12 3 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.16%) PhD
14 1 (0.078%) CEH
14 1 (0.078%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 491 (38.18%) QA
2 21 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.56%) SDET
4 9 (0.70%) EMIR
4 9 (0.70%) MiFID
5 8 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.62%) SLA
6 1 (0.078%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.078%) ISO20022
System Software
1 73 (5.68%) Docker
2 6 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.39%) HDFS
4 4 (0.31%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.078%) etcd
Systems Management
1 63 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
2 53 (4.12%) Puppet
3 47 (3.65%) Ansible
4 46 (3.58%) HP Quality Center
5 27 (2.10%) Packer
6 26 (2.02%) Mesos
7 20 (1.56%) Nagios
8 11 (0.86%) ZABBIX
9 9 (0.70%) OpenNMS
9 9 (0.70%) Salt
10 7 (0.54%) Graphite
10 7 (0.54%) Rundeck
11 6 (0.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 6 (0.47%) MOM
12 5 (0.39%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.39%) OpenVAS
13 4 (0.31%) Control-M
14 3 (0.23%) Kubernetes
15 2 (0.16%) yum
16 1 (0.078%) Nessus
Vendors
1 172 (13.37%) Oracle
2 144 (11.20%) Microsoft
3 53 (4.12%) HP
4 38 (2.95%) Google
5 36 (2.80%) SAP
6 27 (2.10%) Atlassian
6 27 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (1.56%) Siebel
7 20 (1.56%) TIBCO
8 19 (1.48%) OpenText
9 16 (1.24%) Adobe
9 16 (1.24%) Zend
10 12 (0.93%) Informatica
10 12 (0.93%) Vermilion
11 11 (0.86%) Splunk
12 10 (0.78%) New Relic
13 9 (0.70%) SaltStack
13 9 (0.70%) VMware
14 8 (0.62%) Misys
14 8 (0.62%) Rally
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36-50K Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-32K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £65,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has an extremel
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
MegaNexus Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Trust In Soda
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Runpath
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago