The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 351 351 394
Rank change year-on-year
0 +43
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 259 357 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.82% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.93% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 240 320 272
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Automation Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32093 38196 38672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.07% 88.26% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27226 32251 32657
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in London

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in London

Automation Testing
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 Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 6 December 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 +19 33 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £40,000 - 1
Ealing +18 6 £58,750 +6.81%
Barnet - 1 £37,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 £60,000 -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 399 (72.94%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (65.27%) Selenium
3 316 (57.77%) QA
4 274 (50.09%) Java
5 196 (35.83%) BDD
6 186 (34.00%) Cucumber
7 181 (33.09%) C#
8 175 (31.99%) Finance
9 169 (30.90%) TDD
10 162 (29.62%) Scrum
11 161 (29.43%) Test Automation
12 147 (26.87%) SQL
13 118 (21.57%) WebDriver
14 112 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
15 91 (16.64%) .NET
15 91 (16.64%) Manual Testing
16 82 (14.99%) Test Scripting
17 80 (14.63%) Automated Testing
18 76 (13.89%) Software Testing
19 72 (13.16%) JavaScript
20 71 (12.98%) Apple iOS
20 71 (12.98%) REST
21 70 (12.80%) SDLC
22 69 (12.61%) SoapUI
22 69 (12.61%) Android
23 67 (12.25%) Git (software)
23 67 (12.25%) SpecFlow
23 67 (12.25%) E-Commerce
24 66 (12.07%) JIRA
24 66 (12.07%) Test Strategy

Automation Testing
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 21 (3.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (2.19%) IIS
3 11 (2.01%) Confluence
4 6 (1.10%) CMS
4 6 (1.10%) NServiceBus
4 6 (1.10%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.73%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.18%) Apache
7 1 (0.18%) CICS
7 1 (0.18%) JBoss
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.10%) MS Office
3 4 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) FastStats
2 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.46%) G Suite
1 8 (1.46%) Office 365
1 8 (1.46%) Slack
2 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.28%) SaaS
3 6 (1.10%) GitHub
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.03%) HTTP
2 19 (3.47%) SSL
3 6 (1.10%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 33 (6.03%) NoSQL
4 27 (4.94%) Relational Database
5 21 (3.84%) MySQL
6 19 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (3.47%) Hazelcast
6 19 (3.47%) Neo4j
6 19 (3.47%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.65%) Big Data
7 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.28%) Redis
10 6 (1.10%) DB2
11 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.55%) HBase
Development Applications
1 357 (65.27%) Selenium
2 186 (34.00%) Cucumber
3 118 (21.57%) WebDriver
4 69 (12.61%) SoapUI
5 67 (12.25%) Git (software)
5 67 (12.25%) SpecFlow
6 66 (12.07%) JIRA
7 59 (10.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 55 (10.05%) Jenkins
9 45 (8.23%) JUnit
10 43 (7.86%) Maven
11 42 (7.68%) Appium
12 21 (3.84%) HP UFT
13 20 (3.66%) TeamCity
13 20 (3.66%) Xcode
14 17 (3.11%) JMeter
14 17 (3.11%) Selenium IDE
15 15 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (2.56%) TestNG
16 14 (2.56%) WATIR
General
1 175 (31.99%) Finance
2 59 (10.79%) Banking
3 53 (9.69%) Games
4 40 (7.31%) Law
5 31 (5.67%) Retail
5 31 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.11%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.56%) Marketing
8 8 (1.46%) Advertising
9 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.91%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 136 (24.86%) Developer
2 114 (20.84%) Analyst
3 95 (17.37%) QA Engineer
4 94 (17.18%) Test Analyst
5 89 (16.27%) Tester
6 87 (15.90%) Test Engineer
7 71 (12.98%) Automation Tester
8 70 (12.80%) Java Developer
9 61 (11.15%) QA Analyst
10 53 (9.69%) Developer in Test
11 49 (8.96%) QA Tester
12 45 (8.23%) QA Test Analyst
13 43 (7.86%) Java Engineer
14 38 (6.95%) Automation Test Analyst
15 37 (6.76%) QA Test Engineer
15 37 (6.76%) Test Automation Engineer
16 35 (6.40%) QA Automation Tester
17 34 (6.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
18 30 (5.48%) Senior QA Engineer
19 27 (4.94%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (16.64%) .NET
2 71 (12.98%) REST
3 64 (11.70%) Web Services
4 55 (10.05%) Gherkin
5 54 (9.87%) XML
6 50 (9.14%) SOAP
7 49 (8.96%) HTML
7 49 (8.96%) Spring
8 34 (6.22%) ASP.NET
9 30 (5.48%) CSS
10 29 (5.30%) HTML5
11 26 (4.75%) ActiveMQ
12 24 (4.39%) Ajax
13 20 (3.66%) JDBC
13 20 (3.66%) JSON
14 19 (3.47%) Apache Camel
14 19 (3.47%) JSP
14 19 (3.47%) XSL
14 19 (3.47%) XSLT
15 17 (3.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.58%) Mobile App
2 33 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.48%) Client/Server
4 28 (5.12%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.39%) Online Games
6 18 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.93%) N-Tier
8 13 (2.38%) Fintech
9 11 (2.01%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.65%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (1.28%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.10%) Contract for Difference
12 6 (1.10%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.10%) User Experience
13 4 (0.73%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
14 3 (0.55%) Blog
14 3 (0.55%) Social Media
15 2 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 71 (12.98%) Apple iOS
2 69 (12.61%) Android
3 60 (10.97%) Linux
4 47 (8.59%) Unix
5 41 (7.50%) Windows
6 9 (1.65%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (72.94%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (35.83%) BDD
3 169 (30.90%) TDD
4 162 (29.62%) Scrum
5 161 (29.43%) Test Automation
6 112 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
7 91 (16.64%) Manual Testing
8 82 (14.99%) Test Scripting
9 80 (14.63%) Automated Testing
10 76 (13.89%) Software Testing
11 70 (12.80%) SDLC
12 67 (12.25%) E-Commerce
13 66 (12.07%) Test Strategy
14 59 (10.79%) Kanban
15 57 (10.42%) Regression Testing
16 54 (9.87%) Software Engineering
17 52 (9.51%) OO
17 52 (9.51%) Web Testing
18 50 (9.14%) SOA
19 49 (8.96%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 274 (50.09%) Java
2 181 (33.09%) C#
3 147 (26.87%) SQL
4 72 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 52 (9.51%) Ruby
6 48 (8.78%) Python
7 23 (4.20%) PHP
8 20 (3.66%) C++
9 17 (3.11%) C
10 15 (2.74%) Groovy
11 13 (2.38%) Objective-C
12 11 (2.01%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.01%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.46%) Scala
14 7 (1.28%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.10%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.10%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.10%) Perl
16 5 (0.91%) COBOL
16 5 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (8.96%) ISEB
2 47 (8.59%) ISTQB
3 42 (7.68%) Degree
4 18 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 316 (57.77%) QA
2 45 (8.23%) SDET
3 7 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
1 9 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.73%) Docker
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.46%) Puppet
3 7 (1.28%) Grafana
3 7 (1.28%) StatsD
4 6 (1.10%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (9.69%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.68%) Oracle
3 16 (2.93%) HP
4 13 (2.38%) Splunk
5 10 (1.83%) VMware
6 9 (1.65%) Google
7 6 (1.10%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.10%) Pega
7 6 (1.10%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.91%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.73%) SAP
10 3 (0.55%) Facebook
10 3 (0.55%) Tableau
11 2 (0.37%) IBM
11 2 (0.37%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe
12 1 (0.18%) ATG
12 1 (0.18%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.18%) Borland
12 1 (0.18%) Informatica
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum 10% annual bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Great Package and benefits - free lunch!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago