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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Tester
Rank 550 556 579
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 97 62 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 82 50 60
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44849 41381 48880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.46% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37712 34656 42600
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 23 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 23 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 -16 20 £42,500 -22.72% 5
Croydon - 6 £47,500 -
Automation Tester
England

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 146 (70.19%) Selenium
2 109 (52.40%) QA
3 106 (50.96%) Test Automation
4 93 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (42.79%) WebDriver
6 88 (42.31%) Java
7 87 (41.83%) C#
8 74 (35.58%) Finance
8 74 (35.58%) BDD
9 69 (33.17%) SQL
10 67 (32.21%) Cucumber
11 66 (31.73%) TDD
12 59 (28.37%) Ruby
13 56 (26.92%) Scrum
14 54 (25.96%) Automation Testing
15 51 (24.52%) Degree
16 48 (23.08%) .NET
17 40 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
17 40 (19.23%) Automated Testing
18 39 (18.75%) Test Scripting
19 38 (18.27%) OO
20 34 (16.35%) Python
21 33 (15.87%) REST
21 33 (15.87%) Test Strategy
22 29 (13.94%) Analytics
23 28 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
24 27 (12.98%) Jenkins
24 27 (12.98%) Web Services
25 26 (12.50%) Git (software)
25 26 (12.50%) JIRA

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (3.37%) Confluence
2 5 (2.40%) Node.js
3 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.96%) Mule
4 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.48%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.48%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.77%) HTTP
2 4 (1.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 13 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 13 (6.25%) Big Data
2 10 (4.81%) Hazelcast
2 10 (4.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (4.81%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (3.37%) MySQL
4 5 (2.40%) Redis
5 3 (1.44%) Neo4j
5 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 146 (70.19%) Selenium
2 89 (42.79%) WebDriver
3 67 (32.21%) Cucumber
4 40 (19.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 27 (12.98%) Jenkins
6 26 (12.50%) JIRA
6 26 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 20 (9.62%) SpecFlow
8 19 (9.13%) JMeter
9 18 (8.65%) Maven
10 17 (8.17%) TeamCity
10 17 (8.17%) TestComplete
10 17 (8.17%) JUnit
10 17 (8.17%) WinRunner
10 17 (8.17%) Ranorex
11 13 (6.25%) WATIR
12 12 (5.77%) FitNesse
13 11 (5.29%) Subversion
13 11 (5.29%) Hudson
13 11 (5.29%) Calabash
General
1 74 (35.58%) Finance
2 18 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.69%) Retail
4 12 (5.77%) Banking
5 11 (5.29%) Games
6 7 (3.37%) Front Office
7 6 (2.88%) Publishing
8 5 (2.40%) Law
9 3 (1.44%) Marketing
10 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.48%) Back Office
11 1 (0.48%) Advertising
11 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (23.08%) .NET
2 33 (15.87%) REST
3 27 (12.98%) Web Services
4 22 (10.58%) HTML
5 21 (10.10%) XML
6 20 (9.62%) .NET Framework
7 17 (8.17%) CSS
8 10 (4.81%) JSON
8 10 (4.81%) RESTful
9 9 (4.33%) Gherkin
10 5 (2.40%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.40%) SOAP
11 3 (1.44%) J2SE
11 3 (1.44%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (1.44%) Spring
11 3 (1.44%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (1.44%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (1.44%) Backbone.js
11 3 (1.44%) Apache Camel
12 2 (0.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.58%) Open Source
2 20 (9.62%) Mathematics
3 17 (8.17%) Client/Server
4 15 (7.21%) Computer Science
5 13 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.37%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.40%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.92%) IVR
9 4 (1.92%) Online Games
10 3 (1.44%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.44%) BBC
10 3 (1.44%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.44%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.44%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.48%) Speech Recognition
11 1 (0.48%) Statistics
11 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.48%) Social Media
11 1 (0.48%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.54%) Linux
2 19 (9.13%) Windows
3 15 (7.21%) UNIX
4 11 (5.29%) Android
5 10 (4.81%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.40%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.92%) Debian
8 3 (1.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (50.96%) Test Automation
2 93 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (35.58%) BDD
4 66 (31.73%) TDD
5 56 (26.92%) Scrum
6 54 (25.96%) Automation Testing
7 40 (19.23%) Automated Testing
8 39 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 38 (18.27%) OO
10 33 (15.87%) Test Strategy
11 29 (13.94%) Analytics
12 28 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (11.54%) Software Testing
14 17 (8.17%) RAD
14 17 (8.17%) Regression Testing
15 16 (7.69%) Performance Testing
16 13 (6.25%) Manual Testing
16 13 (6.25%) Workflow
16 13 (6.25%) Agile Testing
17 12 (5.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 88 (42.31%) Java
2 87 (41.83%) C#
3 69 (33.17%) SQL
4 59 (28.37%) Ruby
5 34 (16.35%) Python
6 25 (12.02%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.13%) PHP
8 11 (5.29%) Perl
9 6 (2.88%) C++
9 6 (2.88%) VBScript
10 3 (1.44%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.44%) Lua
10 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.44%) Korn
10 3 (1.44%) Scala
10 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.96%) Clojure
11 2 (0.96%) C
11 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (24.52%) Degree
2 22 (10.58%) ISEB
3 20 (9.62%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.96%) CISSP
6 2 (0.96%) PhD
7 1 (0.48%) HND
7 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (52.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.33%) Oracle
3 8 (3.85%) HP
4 7 (3.37%) Jaspersoft
5 5 (2.40%) Altiris
6 3 (1.44%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.44%) Terracotta
7 2 (0.96%) Facebook
7 2 (0.96%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.48%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + share options
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 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
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Agilisys Professional Services Ltd
Salary: Flexible based on experience
Posted: 27 days ago
Hammersmith
Agilisys
Salary: Flexible based on experience
Posted: 28 days ago