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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
England / London
Rank 304 337 439
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +102
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 294 352 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.89% 0.86% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.96% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 266 320 202
Median salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
29626 36666 36372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.95% 89.24% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24852 31313 30463
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 £39,000 £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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +12 17 £50,000 - 15
Ealing +15 6 £57,500 +4.54%
Kingston Upon Thames +21 4 £40,000 +3.22%
Hammersmith -8 3 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Westminster - 2 £53,641 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £60,000 -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 392 (71.14%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (65.15%) Selenium
3 322 (58.44%) QA
4 277 (50.27%) Java
5 212 (38.48%) BDD
6 209 (37.93%) Cucumber
7 190 (34.48%) Test Automation
8 179 (32.49%) C#
9 171 (31.03%) TDD
10 170 (30.85%) Finance
11 159 (28.86%) Scrum
12 156 (28.31%) WebDriver
13 114 (20.69%) SQL
14 103 (18.69%) Manual Testing
15 94 (17.06%) .NET
16 84 (15.25%) E-Commerce
17 82 (14.88%) Ruby
18 81 (14.70%) Test Scripting
19 80 (14.52%) QA Automation
19 80 (14.52%) Software Testing
20 79 (14.34%) Python
21 76 (13.79%) Software Engineering
21 76 (13.79%) SpecFlow
22 75 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
23 72 (13.07%) Git (software)
24 70 (12.70%) Appium
24 70 (12.70%) JavaScript
25 68 (12.34%) Kanban
26 67 (12.16%) SoapUI
27 63 (11.43%) Gherkin

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 14 (2.54%) Confluence
2 13 (2.36%) IIS
3 6 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.36%) CMS
4 2 (0.36%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.18%) Apache
5 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.90%) G Suite
1 16 (2.90%) Office 365
1 16 (2.90%) Slack
2 10 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.91%) GitHub
4 4 (0.73%) SaaS
5 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.90%) HTTP
2 9 (1.63%) SSL
3 5 (0.91%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.54%) Internet
4 3 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.63%) MongoDB
2 30 (5.44%) SQL Server
3 29 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.90%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.99%) MySQL
6 14 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.54%) Hazelcast
6 14 (2.54%) Neo4j
6 14 (2.54%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.36%) Redis
8 9 (1.63%) Big Data
9 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.36%) DB2
11 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.18%) HBase
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 359 (65.15%) Selenium
2 209 (37.93%) Cucumber
3 156 (28.31%) WebDriver
4 76 (13.79%) SpecFlow
5 72 (13.07%) Git (software)
6 70 (12.70%) Appium
7 67 (12.16%) SoapUI
8 61 (11.07%) Jenkins
8 61 (11.07%) JIRA
9 58 (10.53%) JUnit
10 56 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (7.26%) Maven
12 30 (5.44%) TeamCity
12 30 (5.44%) TestNG
13 28 (5.08%) HP UFT
14 25 (4.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 21 (3.81%) Calabash
15 21 (3.81%) FitNesse
15 21 (3.81%) JMeter
16 20 (3.63%) WATIR
General
1 170 (30.85%) Finance
2 60 (10.89%) Banking
3 39 (7.08%) Retail
4 37 (6.72%) Games
5 24 (4.36%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.81%) Investment Banking
7 16 (2.90%) Law
8 10 (1.81%) Marketing
9 9 (1.63%) Back Office
9 9 (1.63%) Front Office
10 8 (1.45%) Advertising
11 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.36%) Legal
12 2 (0.36%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 121 (21.96%) Tester
2 114 (20.69%) Test Engineer
3 105 (19.06%) Analyst
3 105 (19.06%) QA Engineer
4 100 (18.15%) Automation Tester
4 100 (18.15%) Developer
5 82 (14.88%) Test Analyst
6 69 (12.52%) QA Tester
7 67 (12.16%) QA Analyst
8 54 (9.80%) QA Automation Tester
9 53 (9.62%) Selenium Tester
10 49 (8.89%) Java Developer
11 48 (8.71%) QA Test Analyst
11 48 (8.71%) Test Automation Engineer
12 45 (8.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 44 (7.99%) Developer in Test
13 44 (7.99%) Java Engineer
14 37 (6.72%) Consultant
15 35 (6.35%) Automation Test Analyst
15 35 (6.35%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (17.06%) .NET
2 63 (11.43%) Gherkin
3 49 (8.89%) REST
4 45 (8.17%) Web Services
5 42 (7.62%) XML
6 41 (7.44%) ASP.NET
7 33 (5.99%) HTML
8 32 (5.81%) SOAP
9 27 (4.90%) ActiveMQ
9 27 (4.90%) JSON
10 26 (4.72%) CSS
10 26 (4.72%) Spring
11 22 (3.99%) HTML5
11 22 (3.99%) RESTful
12 20 (3.63%) Ruby on Rails
13 16 (2.90%) React
14 14 (2.54%) Apache Camel
14 14 (2.54%) CSS3
14 14 (2.54%) JDBC
14 14 (2.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.08%) Mobile App
2 29 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.72%) Client/Server
5 19 (3.45%) Online Games
6 12 (2.18%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.63%) Equities
7 9 (1.63%) Fintech
7 9 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (1.63%) Online Banking
8 8 (1.45%) Derivative
8 8 (1.45%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.09%) Social Media
10 5 (0.91%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.91%) Contract for Difference
10 5 (0.91%) Hedge funds
10 5 (0.91%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.91%) User Experience
11 2 (0.36%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.71%) Linux
2 47 (8.53%) Android
3 46 (8.35%) Apple iOS
4 42 (7.62%) Unix
5 32 (5.81%) Windows
6 15 (2.72%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (71.14%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (38.48%) BDD
3 190 (34.48%) Test Automation
4 171 (31.03%) TDD
5 159 (28.86%) Scrum
6 103 (18.69%) Manual Testing
7 84 (15.25%) E-Commerce
8 81 (14.70%) Test Scripting
9 80 (14.52%) QA Automation
9 80 (14.52%) Software Testing
10 76 (13.79%) Software Engineering
11 75 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
12 68 (12.34%) Kanban
13 62 (11.25%) Automated Testing
14 56 (10.16%) Regression Testing
15 55 (9.98%) API Testing
15 55 (9.98%) SDLC
16 47 (8.53%) Continuous Delivery
17 41 (7.44%) OO
18 40 (7.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 277 (50.27%) Java
2 179 (32.49%) C#
3 114 (20.69%) SQL
4 82 (14.88%) Ruby
5 79 (14.34%) Python
6 70 (12.70%) JavaScript
7 31 (5.63%) PHP
8 24 (4.36%) C++
9 22 (3.99%) C
9 22 (3.99%) Groovy
10 15 (2.72%) PowerShell
10 15 (2.72%) Scala
11 11 (2.00%) Perl
12 9 (1.63%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.27%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.91%) Go
16 4 (0.73%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.73%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (11.07%) ISEB
2 52 (9.44%) ISTQB
3 31 (5.63%) Degree
4 8 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.73%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (58.44%) QA
2 59 (10.71%) SDET
3 13 (2.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) PMO
4 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (2.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (2.72%) Puppet
2 13 (2.36%) Grafana
2 13 (2.36%) StatsD
3 6 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.54%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (7.99%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.09%) Oracle
3 16 (2.90%) Google
4 13 (2.36%) Splunk
4 13 (2.36%) TOWER Software
5 7 (1.27%) Cognizant
6 5 (0.91%) Facebook
6 5 (0.91%) HP
7 3 (0.54%) Tableau
7 3 (0.54%) VMware
8 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.36%) Sybase
9 1 (0.18%) IBM
9 1 (0.18%) Informatica
9 1 (0.18%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.18%) SAP
9 1 (0.18%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.18%) Xamarin
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits D.Bonus (10%)/ Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Reco Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £65-000 + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus ,shares,Pension,health
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39333.00 - £45232.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Energon Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Training budget
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago