The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Tester
Rank 513 552 544
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 122 108 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 106 98 63
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
41776 45685 42411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.57% 93.84% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35245 37709 35803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 +30 31 £52,500 - 3
Wimbledon - 9 £51,250 -
Hammersmith - 3 £42,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £60,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £47,500 -
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 164 (76.64%) Selenium
2 144 (67.29%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (63.08%) Java
4 115 (53.74%) WebDriver
5 113 (52.80%) BDD
6 111 (51.87%) QA
7 99 (46.26%) Cucumber
7 99 (46.26%) Test Automation
8 93 (43.46%) TDD
9 70 (32.71%) SQL
10 67 (31.31%) Finance
11 62 (28.97%) C#
12 61 (28.50%) Scrum
13 60 (28.04%) Ruby
14 44 (20.56%) Automated Testing
15 40 (18.69%) JavaScript
16 39 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (18.22%) Manual Testing
16 39 (18.22%) Automation Testing
17 36 (16.82%) JUnit
18 35 (16.36%) JIRA
19 32 (14.95%) Calabash
20 31 (14.49%) Jenkins
20 31 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
20 31 (14.49%) Android
21 30 (14.02%) Apple iOS
21 30 (14.02%) E-Commerce
22 29 (13.55%) Python
22 29 (13.55%) SpecFlow
22 29 (13.55%) Mobile App

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 8 (3.74%) CMS
2 6 (2.80%) Confluence
3 4 (1.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.27%) HTTP
2 3 (1.40%) Internet
3 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.93%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.61%) MySQL
3 8 (3.74%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.34%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.87%) Redis
5 4 (1.87%) Neo4j
5 4 (1.87%) Hazelcast
5 4 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 164 (76.64%) Selenium
2 115 (53.74%) WebDriver
3 99 (46.26%) Cucumber
4 36 (16.82%) JUnit
5 35 (16.36%) JIRA
6 32 (14.95%) Calabash
7 31 (14.49%) Jenkins
8 29 (13.55%) SpecFlow
9 26 (12.15%) Appium
9 26 (12.15%) Git (software)
10 23 (10.75%) TeamCity
11 19 (8.88%) Maven
12 17 (7.94%) JMeter
13 13 (6.07%) Hudson
14 12 (5.61%) Firebug
15 10 (4.67%) Fiddler
15 10 (4.67%) Mockito
15 10 (4.67%) QuickTest Pro
15 10 (4.67%) LoadRunner
16 8 (3.74%) NUnit
General
1 67 (31.31%) Finance
2 20 (9.35%) Games
3 17 (7.94%) Banking
4 16 (7.48%) Retail
5 10 (4.67%) Advertising
6 8 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.93%) Marketing
7 2 (0.93%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.62%) HTML
2 16 (7.48%) Web Services
3 13 (6.07%) REST
4 12 (5.61%) RESTful
4 12 (5.61%) .NET
5 11 (5.14%) CSS
6 10 (4.67%) Spring
7 9 (4.21%) SOAP
7 9 (4.21%) XML
8 8 (3.74%) Middleware
9 7 (3.27%) J2SE
10 6 (2.80%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (2.80%) QuickFIX
11 5 (2.34%) JSON
12 4 (1.87%) Natural Language Processing
12 4 (1.87%) Backbone.js
12 4 (1.87%) Apache Camel
12 4 (1.87%) Java EE
12 4 (1.87%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (1.87%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.55%) Mobile App
2 20 (9.35%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.48%) Open Source
3 16 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.07%) User Experience
5 5 (2.34%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.87%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.87%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.40%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.40%) Social Network
8 2 (0.93%) iPhone
8 2 (0.93%) Social Media
8 2 (0.93%) iPad
8 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.47%) DTV
9 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.49%) Android
2 30 (14.02%) Apple iOS
3 26 (12.15%) Windows
4 17 (7.94%) Linux
5 10 (4.67%) Windows Phone 8
5 10 (4.67%) Windows Phone
6 7 (3.27%) UNIX
7 4 (1.87%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (67.29%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (52.80%) BDD
3 99 (46.26%) Test Automation
4 93 (43.46%) TDD
5 61 (28.50%) Scrum
6 44 (20.56%) Automated Testing
7 39 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (18.22%) Manual Testing
7 39 (18.22%) Automation Testing
8 31 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 30 (14.02%) E-Commerce
10 29 (13.55%) Test Scripting
11 26 (12.15%) Regression Testing
12 24 (11.21%) Performance Testing
13 22 (10.28%) Test Strategy
14 20 (9.35%) Refactoring
15 19 (8.88%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (8.88%) OOP
16 18 (8.41%) OO
17 15 (7.01%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (63.08%) Java
2 70 (32.71%) SQL
3 62 (28.97%) C#
4 60 (28.04%) Ruby
5 40 (18.69%) JavaScript
6 29 (13.55%) Python
7 14 (6.54%) Perl
8 5 (2.34%) ActionScript
9 4 (1.87%) C
9 4 (1.87%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.87%) Lua
9 4 (1.87%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.40%) PHP
11 2 (0.93%) C++
11 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.93%) R
11 2 (0.93%) Scala
12 1 (0.47%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (12.15%) Degree
2 20 (9.35%) ISTQB
3 19 (8.88%) ISEB
4 5 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (51.87%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (6.07%) Oracle
2 5 (2.34%) Apple
3 4 (1.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.87%) Terracotta
4 3 (1.40%) HP
5 2 (0.93%) Sony
5 2 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.47%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.47%) VMware
6 1 (0.47%) Telerik
6 1 (0.47%) SAP
6 1 (0.47%) Siebel
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Posted: 3 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum (DOE - possibly more) + bonus + shar
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West London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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City of London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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West London
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