The first table below looks at the demand for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Tester
Rank 551 547 583
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 111 64 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 100 62 82
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 26 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Croydon - 12 £47,500 -
Chiswick - 2 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 147 (83.05%) Selenium
2 90 (50.85%) Test Automation
3 83 (46.89%) QA
4 81 (45.76%) WebDriver
5 79 (44.63%) C#
6 74 (41.81%) Java
7 72 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (38.42%) Finance
9 64 (36.16%) Cucumber
10 63 (35.59%) BDD
11 61 (34.46%) Ruby
12 59 (33.33%) TDD
13 56 (31.64%) Automation Testing
14 52 (29.38%) Scrum
15 42 (23.73%) .NET
16 41 (23.16%) Automated Testing
17 36 (20.34%) Degree
17 36 (20.34%) Test Scripting
18 34 (19.21%) SQL
19 33 (18.64%) Test Strategy
20 30 (16.95%) REST
21 28 (15.82%) QuickTest Pro
22 26 (14.69%) E-Commerce
22 26 (14.69%) Web Services
22 26 (14.69%) XML
22 26 (14.69%) OO
23 25 (14.12%) Analytics
24 23 (12.99%) ISEB
25 22 (12.43%) Banking
25 22 (12.43%) Mathematics

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (0.56%) Node.js
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.56%) Mule
2 1 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.08%) Big Data
2 7 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.26%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (2.26%) Hazelcast
3 4 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) Redis
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 147 (83.05%) Selenium
2 81 (45.76%) WebDriver
3 64 (36.16%) Cucumber
4 28 (15.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 21 (11.86%) TestComplete
5 21 (11.86%) Jenkins
5 21 (11.86%) WinRunner
6 19 (10.73%) Maven
7 17 (9.60%) JIRA
8 16 (9.04%) Ranorex
9 15 (8.47%) Gradle
9 15 (8.47%) JUnit
10 14 (7.91%) JMeter
10 14 (7.91%) SpecFlow
11 13 (7.34%) Git (software)
12 12 (6.78%) SoapUI
13 11 (6.21%) Hudson
13 11 (6.21%) TeamCity
14 9 (5.08%) FitNesse
15 8 (4.52%) NUnit
General
1 68 (38.42%) Finance
2 22 (12.43%) Banking
3 15 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.08%) Games
5 7 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.39%) Retail
7 5 (2.82%) Publishing
8 4 (2.26%) Front Office
8 4 (2.26%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.13%) Back Office
10 1 (0.56%) French Language
10 1 (0.56%) German Language
10 1 (0.56%) Marketing
10 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.73%) .NET
2 30 (16.95%) REST
3 26 (14.69%) Web Services
3 26 (14.69%) XML
4 19 (10.73%) JSON
5 18 (10.17%) .NET Framework
6 15 (8.47%) HTML
7 10 (5.65%) CSS
8 7 (3.95%) SOAP
9 6 (3.39%) Gherkin
10 4 (2.26%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.56%) jQuery
11 1 (0.56%) RESTful
11 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.43%) Mathematics
2 16 (9.04%) Client/Server
3 11 (6.21%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.21%) Open Source
4 5 (2.82%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (2.26%) IVR
5 4 (2.26%) Online Games
5 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.69%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.69%) Spread Betting
6 3 (1.69%) BBC
7 2 (1.13%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.13%) iPad
7 2 (1.13%) iPhone
7 2 (1.13%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) Social Network
8 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.21%) Android
2 9 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.52%) Linux
4 7 (3.95%) Windows
5 2 (1.13%) UNIX
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (50.85%) Test Automation
2 72 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (35.59%) BDD
4 59 (33.33%) TDD
5 56 (31.64%) Automation Testing
6 52 (29.38%) Scrum
7 41 (23.16%) Automated Testing
8 36 (20.34%) Test Scripting
9 33 (18.64%) Test Strategy
10 26 (14.69%) E-Commerce
10 26 (14.69%) OO
11 25 (14.12%) Analytics
12 21 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (9.04%) RAD
14 11 (6.21%) Software Testing
15 10 (5.65%) Agile Testing
16 9 (5.08%) ATDD
17 8 (4.52%) Workflow
17 8 (4.52%) Web Development
17 8 (4.52%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (44.63%) C#
2 74 (41.81%) Java
3 61 (34.46%) Ruby
4 34 (19.21%) SQL
5 16 (9.04%) Python
5 16 (9.04%) PHP
6 11 (6.21%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.52%) Perl
7 8 (4.52%) VBScript
8 6 (3.39%) C++
9 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.13%) Groovy
10 1 (0.56%) Clojure
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.56%) C
10 1 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) XPath
10 1 (0.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 36 (20.34%) Degree
2 23 (12.99%) ISEB
3 8 (4.52%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.26%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.69%) HND
6 1 (0.56%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (46.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.52%) HP
3 5 (2.82%) Oracle
4 4 (2.26%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.13%) Apple
7 1 (0.56%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (0.56%) BT
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe
7 1 (0.56%) SAP
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