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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Tester
Rank 536 541 573
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 97 64 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 63
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44914 41458 48802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.50% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34692 42465
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -12 22 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Croydon - 6 £47,500 -
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 143 (69.76%) Selenium
2 106 (51.71%) QA
3 104 (50.73%) Test Automation
4 90 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (42.93%) Java
6 87 (42.44%) WebDriver
7 86 (41.95%) C#
8 75 (36.59%) BDD
9 71 (34.63%) Finance
10 69 (33.66%) SQL
11 66 (32.20%) TDD
12 65 (31.71%) Cucumber
13 56 (27.32%) Ruby
14 55 (26.83%) Scrum
15 51 (24.88%) Automation Testing
16 50 (24.39%) Degree
17 47 (22.93%) .NET
18 39 (19.02%) Automated Testing
18 39 (19.02%) Test Scripting
19 37 (18.05%) QuickTest Pro
19 37 (18.05%) OO
20 34 (16.59%) Python
20 34 (16.59%) REST
21 32 (15.61%) Test Strategy
22 29 (14.15%) Analytics
23 27 (13.17%) Jenkins
23 27 (13.17%) Git (software)
24 26 (12.68%) Linux
24 26 (12.68%) Web Services
25 25 (12.20%) JavaScript

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (3.41%) Confluence
2 5 (2.44%) Node.js
3 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.98%) Mule
4 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.95%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.98%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.37%) HTTP
2 4 (1.95%) Internet
3 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.83%) MongoDB
2 13 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.34%) Big Data
3 11 (5.37%) Hazelcast
3 11 (5.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (5.37%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (3.41%) MySQL
5 5 (2.44%) Redis
6 3 (1.46%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 143 (69.76%) Selenium
2 87 (42.44%) WebDriver
3 65 (31.71%) Cucumber
4 37 (18.05%) QuickTest Pro
5 27 (13.17%) Git (software)
5 27 (13.17%) Jenkins
6 23 (11.22%) JIRA
7 19 (9.27%) JMeter
7 19 (9.27%) SpecFlow
8 17 (8.29%) Maven
8 17 (8.29%) TeamCity
9 16 (7.80%) TestComplete
9 16 (7.80%) WinRunner
9 16 (7.80%) Ranorex
10 15 (7.32%) JUnit
11 13 (6.34%) FitNesse
12 12 (5.85%) WATIR
13 11 (5.37%) Subversion
14 10 (4.88%) NUnit
14 10 (4.88%) Hudson
General
1 71 (34.63%) Finance
2 19 (9.27%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.80%) Retail
4 12 (5.85%) Games
5 8 (3.90%) Banking
6 6 (2.93%) Front Office
6 6 (2.93%) Publishing
7 5 (2.44%) Law
8 3 (1.46%) Marketing
9 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.49%) Back Office
10 1 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.93%) .NET
2 34 (16.59%) REST
3 26 (12.68%) Web Services
4 22 (10.73%) HTML
5 20 (9.76%) XML
6 19 (9.27%) .NET Framework
7 17 (8.29%) CSS
8 10 (4.88%) RESTful
9 9 (4.39%) JSON
10 7 (3.41%) Gherkin
11 5 (2.44%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.44%) SOAP
12 3 (1.46%) J2SE
12 3 (1.46%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (1.46%) Spring
12 3 (1.46%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.46%) Natural Language Processing
12 3 (1.46%) Backbone.js
12 3 (1.46%) Apache Camel
13 2 (0.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.71%) Open Source
2 19 (9.27%) Mathematics
3 16 (7.80%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.80%) Client/Server
4 12 (5.85%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.93%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.95%) IVR
7 4 (1.95%) Online Games
8 3 (1.46%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.46%) BBC
8 3 (1.46%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.46%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.46%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.49%) Speech Recognition
9 1 (0.49%) Statistics
9 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.49%) Social Media
9 1 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.68%) Linux
2 21 (10.24%) Windows
3 16 (7.80%) UNIX
4 8 (3.90%) Android
5 7 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.95%) Debian
8 3 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (50.73%) Test Automation
2 90 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (36.59%) BDD
4 66 (32.20%) TDD
5 55 (26.83%) Scrum
6 51 (24.88%) Automation Testing
7 39 (19.02%) Automated Testing
7 39 (19.02%) Test Scripting
8 37 (18.05%) OO
9 32 (15.61%) Test Strategy
10 29 (14.15%) Analytics
11 25 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (12.20%) Software Testing
12 18 (8.78%) Regression Testing
13 16 (7.80%) RAD
13 16 (7.80%) Performance Testing
14 14 (6.83%) Workflow
15 13 (6.34%) Manual Testing
15 13 (6.34%) Agile Testing
16 12 (5.85%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 88 (42.93%) Java
2 86 (41.95%) C#
3 69 (33.66%) SQL
4 56 (27.32%) Ruby
5 34 (16.59%) Python
6 25 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.27%) PHP
8 10 (4.88%) Perl
9 7 (3.41%) VBScript
10 6 (2.93%) C++
11 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.46%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.46%) Lua
11 3 (1.46%) Korn
11 3 (1.46%) Scala
11 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.98%) Clojure
12 2 (0.98%) C
12 2 (0.98%) Groovy
12 2 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (24.39%) Degree
2 23 (11.22%) ISEB
3 20 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.93%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.98%) CISSP
6 2 (0.98%) PhD
7 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (51.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.39%) Oracle
3 8 (3.90%) Jaspersoft
3 8 (3.90%) HP
4 5 (2.44%) Altiris
5 3 (1.46%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.46%) Terracotta
6 2 (0.98%) Facebook
6 2 (0.98%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.49%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
London
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £26k - 37k per year + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus (20%) + Pension + health etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago