The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 510 445 520
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +75
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 128 241 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.54% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.57% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 110 223 138
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.32% +5.33%
Automation Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37640 42412 44895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.56% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32719 36000 37433
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in London

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in London

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in London

Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Automation Tester Salary Histogram in London

Automation Tester
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +61 16 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Ealing +18 13 £60,000 +14.28%
Twickenham - 3 £62,500 - 1
Chiswick - 2 £50,000 - 1
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 239 (77.85%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (69.06%) Selenium
3 165 (53.75%) QA
4 136 (44.30%) WebDriver
5 135 (43.97%) Java
6 117 (38.11%) Test Automation
7 116 (37.79%) Cucumber
7 116 (37.79%) BDD
8 113 (36.81%) C#
9 106 (34.53%) Automation Testing
10 99 (32.25%) TDD
11 94 (30.62%) SQL
12 92 (29.97%) Automated Testing
13 88 (28.66%) Scrum
14 72 (23.45%) Continuous Integration
15 65 (21.17%) Ruby
16 57 (18.57%) ISEB
17 54 (17.59%) Finance
18 52 (16.94%) Windows
18 52 (16.94%) SpecFlow
19 50 (16.29%) Web Services
20 49 (15.96%) Software Testing
20 49 (15.96%) Test Scripting
21 47 (15.31%) Kanban
22 43 (14.01%) Git (software)
22 43 (14.01%) JavaScript
23 42 (13.68%) Regression Testing
24 40 (13.03%) .NET
24 40 (13.03%) OO
24 40 (13.03%) Team Foundation Server

Automation Tester Skill Set
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 6 (1.95%) Confluence
2 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.33%) IIS
3 1 (0.33%) JBoss
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.26%) GitHub
2 8 (2.61%) SaaS
3 5 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.56%) HTTP
2 5 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.98%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.70%) Relational Database
2 20 (6.51%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.93%) Big Data
4 4 (1.30%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.98%) MySQL
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.65%) HBase
6 2 (0.65%) MarkLogic
6 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.33%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 212 (69.06%) Selenium
2 136 (44.30%) WebDriver
3 116 (37.79%) Cucumber
4 52 (16.94%) SpecFlow
5 43 (14.01%) Git (software)
6 40 (13.03%) Jenkins
6 40 (13.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (11.40%) SoapUI
8 33 (10.75%) JIRA
9 29 (9.45%) JMeter
10 28 (9.12%) HP UFT
10 28 (9.12%) JUnit
11 23 (7.49%) NUnit
12 21 (6.84%) Appium
13 20 (6.51%) Visual Studio
14 17 (5.54%) FitNesse
15 13 (4.23%) RSpec
16 12 (3.91%) TestNG
17 10 (3.26%) Capybara
18 9 (2.93%) Hudson
General
1 54 (17.59%) Finance
2 13 (4.23%) Games
3 11 (3.58%) Banking
4 10 (3.26%) Retail
5 8 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.95%) Advertising
7 5 (1.63%) Legal
8 4 (1.30%) Law
9 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.65%) Marketing
10 2 (0.65%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.29%) Web Services
2 40 (13.03%) .NET
3 29 (9.45%) XML
4 26 (8.47%) HTML
5 22 (7.17%) SOAP
6 17 (5.54%) Gherkin
7 16 (5.21%) .NET Framework
8 15 (4.89%) JSON
8 15 (4.89%) Node.js
9 13 (4.23%) CSS
9 13 (4.23%) REST
10 12 (3.91%) RESTful
11 6 (1.95%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.95%) WebSockets
12 4 (1.30%) Ajax
12 4 (1.30%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.98%) Spring
14 2 (0.65%) Flash
14 2 (0.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.14%) Mobile App
2 24 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.93%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.95%) Fintech
7 5 (1.63%) Social Network
7 5 (1.63%) User Experience
8 4 (1.30%) BBC
8 4 (1.30%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.30%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.30%) New Media
9 3 (0.98%) Online Games
9 3 (0.98%) Wiki
10 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.65%) Social Media
10 2 (0.65%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.33%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.94%) Windows
2 27 (8.79%) Android
2 27 (8.79%) Apple iOS
3 26 (8.47%) Linux
4 20 (6.51%) Unix
5 4 (1.30%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (77.85%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (38.11%) Test Automation
3 116 (37.79%) BDD
4 106 (34.53%) Automation Testing
5 99 (32.25%) TDD
6 92 (29.97%) Automated Testing
7 88 (28.66%) Scrum
8 72 (23.45%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (15.96%) Software Testing
9 49 (15.96%) Test Scripting
10 47 (15.31%) Kanban
11 42 (13.68%) Regression Testing
12 40 (13.03%) OO
13 39 (12.70%) Manual Testing
14 32 (10.42%) Open Source
14 32 (10.42%) QA Automation
15 30 (9.77%) E-Commerce
16 25 (8.14%) API Testing
17 24 (7.82%) Test Strategy
18 22 (7.17%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (43.97%) Java
2 113 (36.81%) C#
3 94 (30.62%) SQL
4 65 (21.17%) Ruby
5 43 (14.01%) JavaScript
6 32 (10.42%) Python
7 20 (6.51%) Groovy
8 16 (5.21%) PHP
9 9 (2.93%) C++
10 5 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.30%) Scala
12 3 (0.98%) ActionScript
12 3 (0.98%) VB
13 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.65%) C
13 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.65%) VBA
13 2 (0.65%) VBScript
14 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 57 (18.57%) ISEB
2 35 (11.40%) Degree
3 34 (11.07%) ISTQB
4 10 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.98%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (53.75%) QA
2 25 (8.14%) SDET
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Docker
1 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.61%) Atlassian
3 7 (2.28%) HP
3 7 (2.28%) Oracle
4 5 (1.63%) Splunk
5 4 (1.30%) Apple
5 4 (1.30%) BT
5 4 (1.30%) Intel Security
6 3 (0.98%) Borland
6 3 (0.98%) Google
7 2 (0.65%) IBM
7 2 (0.65%) LexisNexis
7 2 (0.65%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.65%) VMware
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-32K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £40K +bonus +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 22 days ago
Chiswick, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago