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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 338 395 375
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -20
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 337 290 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.65% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.74% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 313 266 345
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,719 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.04% +0.58%
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
35334 39207 43982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.62% 87.74% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30608 32904 36456
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 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 June 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 25 June 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 +44 53 £62,500 +25.00% 8
Ealing +11 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Kingston Upon Thames - 9 £40,000 - 1
Brentford - 5 £52,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £47,500 -
Hammersmith +10 1 £57,500 -
Finchley - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £51,000 - 1
Surbiton - 1 £35,000 -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 464 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 414 (58.89%) Selenium
3 401 (57.04%) QA
4 293 (41.68%) Java
5 253 (35.99%) Finance
6 232 (33.00%) TDD
7 223 (31.72%) C#
8 221 (31.44%) BDD
9 219 (31.15%) SQL
10 207 (29.45%) Test Automation
11 177 (25.18%) Cucumber
12 172 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
13 155 (22.05%) WebDriver
14 143 (20.34%) Test Scripting
15 140 (19.91%) Scrum
16 139 (19.77%) .NET
17 119 (16.93%) Degree
18 117 (16.64%) Manual Testing
19 108 (15.36%) Microsoft
20 107 (15.22%) Automated Testing
21 103 (14.65%) Test Strategy
22 102 (14.51%) Git (software)
22 102 (14.51%) Team Foundation Server
22 102 (14.51%) Jenkins
23 94 (13.37%) SpecFlow
24 90 (12.80%) Ruby
24 90 (12.80%) SDLC
25 81 (11.52%) ISEB
26 76 (10.81%) JIRA
27 75 (10.67%) SoapUI

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 17 (2.42%) Confluence
2 12 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (1.71%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.56%) Apache Solr
4 6 (0.85%) Apache
4 6 (0.85%) CMS
5 4 (0.57%) Drupal
5 4 (0.57%) WordPress
6 3 (0.43%) JBoss
7 2 (0.28%) Jetty
7 2 (0.28%) nginx
8 1 (0.14%) CICS
8 1 (0.14%) IIS
8 1 (0.14%) Mule
8 1 (0.14%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.85%) MS Office
3 4 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.43%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.27%) GitHub
2 13 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.28%) SaaS
5 5 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.28%) Google Play
7 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.28%) Internet
2 7 (1.00%) Broadband
3 6 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.71%) HTTP
5 2 (0.28%) Skype
5 2 (0.28%) SSL
6 1 (0.14%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.14%) SSH
6 1 (0.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.40%) Relational Database
3 39 (5.55%) MongoDB
4 34 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.13%) Hazelcast
5 22 (3.13%) Neo4j
6 20 (2.84%) Oracle Database
7 15 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.99%) MySQL
9 13 (1.85%) Big Data
10 10 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.71%) Power BI
12 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.57%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.28%) HBase
14 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 414 (58.89%) Selenium
2 177 (25.18%) Cucumber
3 155 (22.05%) WebDriver
4 102 (14.51%) Git (software)
4 102 (14.51%) Jenkins
4 102 (14.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 94 (13.37%) SpecFlow
6 76 (10.81%) JIRA
7 75 (10.67%) SoapUI
8 64 (9.10%) Appium
9 57 (8.11%) Maven
10 56 (7.97%) HP UFT
11 45 (6.40%) JUnit
12 36 (5.12%) Visual Studio
13 29 (4.13%) JMeter
14 27 (3.84%) FitNesse
15 24 (3.41%) Subversion
16 23 (3.27%) Gradle
17 22 (3.13%) NUnit
18 19 (2.70%) WATIR
General
1 253 (35.99%) Finance
2 64 (9.10%) Banking
3 42 (5.97%) Games
4 35 (4.98%) Law
5 27 (3.84%) Marketing
6 22 (3.13%) Retail
7 19 (2.70%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.56%) Front Office
9 15 (2.13%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.71%) Advertising
11 6 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.85%) Music Industry
12 5 (0.71%) Electronics
12 5 (0.71%) German Language
12 5 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.71%) Publishing
13 4 (0.57%) Legal
14 3 (0.43%) Back Office
14 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 224 (31.86%) Analyst
2 191 (27.17%) Test Analyst
3 180 (25.60%) Tester
4 126 (17.92%) Test Engineer
5 118 (16.79%) Automation Tester
6 115 (16.36%) Developer
7 104 (14.79%) QA Engineer
8 100 (14.22%) Automation Test Analyst
9 87 (12.38%) QA Analyst
9 87 (12.38%) QA Tester
10 66 (9.39%) Test Automation Engineer
11 62 (8.82%) Java Developer
12 60 (8.53%) QA Test Analyst
13 58 (8.25%) QA Test Engineer
14 47 (6.69%) QA Automation Tester
15 46 (6.54%) Developer in Test
16 45 (6.40%) Selenium Test Analyst
17 40 (5.69%) Selenium Tester
18 38 (5.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
19 36 (5.12%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (19.77%) .NET
2 70 (9.96%) Web Services
3 62 (8.82%) SOAP
4 56 (7.97%) HTML
5 54 (7.68%) XML
6 49 (6.97%) Spring
7 41 (5.83%) CSS
7 41 (5.83%) RESTful
8 40 (5.69%) REST
9 37 (5.26%) Gherkin
10 35 (4.98%) JDBC
11 30 (4.27%) AngularJS
12 28 (3.98%) .NET Framework
13 26 (3.70%) HTML5
14 24 (3.41%) ActiveMQ
15 22 (3.13%) Apache Camel
15 22 (3.13%) JSP
15 22 (3.13%) XSL
15 22 (3.13%) XSLT
16 20 (2.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.24%) Computer Science
2 66 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.54%) Mobile App
4 30 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (4.13%) Fintech
5 29 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (2.84%) Client/Server
7 19 (2.70%) User Experience
8 16 (2.28%) N-Tier
8 16 (2.28%) Online Games
9 13 (1.85%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.14%) iPad
11 7 (1.00%) Physics
12 6 (0.85%) Derivative
12 6 (0.85%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.71%) Social Media
14 4 (0.57%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.57%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.57%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 67 (9.53%) Linux
2 64 (9.10%) Windows
3 63 (8.96%) Android
4 62 (8.82%) Apple iOS
5 40 (5.69%) Unix
6 7 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.57%) Kali Linux
7 4 (0.57%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (33.00%) TDD
3 221 (31.44%) BDD
4 207 (29.45%) Test Automation
5 172 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
6 143 (20.34%) Test Scripting
7 140 (19.91%) Scrum
8 117 (16.64%) Manual Testing
9 107 (15.22%) Automated Testing
10 103 (14.65%) Test Strategy
11 90 (12.80%) SDLC
12 74 (10.53%) Software Testing
12 74 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 71 (10.10%) Functional Testing
14 68 (9.67%) Kanban
15 59 (8.39%) Regression Testing
16 57 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
16 57 (8.11%) E-Commerce
16 57 (8.11%) Unit Testing
17 56 (7.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 293 (41.68%) Java
2 223 (31.72%) C#
3 219 (31.15%) SQL
4 90 (12.80%) Ruby
5 71 (10.10%) JavaScript
6 59 (8.39%) Python
7 22 (3.13%) PHP
8 21 (2.99%) C++
9 15 (2.13%) VB
10 14 (1.99%) Groovy
11 13 (1.85%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.28%) VBScript
14 7 (1.00%) ActionScript
14 7 (1.00%) Lua
14 7 (1.00%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.85%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.85%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.71%) C
16 5 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 119 (16.93%) Degree
2 81 (11.52%) ISEB
3 50 (7.11%) ISTQB
4 35 (4.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 401 (57.04%) QA
2 11 (1.56%) SDET
3 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.85%) CA Service Virtualization
3 5 (0.71%) Capistrano
3 5 (0.71%) SCCM
4 4 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.57%) Puppet
5 2 (0.28%) Ansible
6 1 (0.14%) Graphite
Vendors
1 108 (15.36%) Microsoft
2 42 (5.97%) Oracle
3 33 (4.69%) HP
4 13 (1.85%) StreamBase
5 11 (1.56%) SAP
5 11 (1.56%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.14%) Informatica
7 7 (1.00%) Borland
7 7 (1.00%) Rally
8 6 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.85%) CA
8 6 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.85%) Siebel
9 4 (0.57%) Splunk
9 4 (0.57%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.43%) Google
11 2 (0.28%) Apple
11 2 (0.28%) IBM
11 2 (0.28%) MarketAxess
11 2 (0.28%) Tradeweb
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + training, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Michael Page International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BUPA BONUS PENSION + more
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TDA Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 9 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Reco Group
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Reco Group
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £70,000- £85,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Chiswick
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BUPA BONUS PENSION + more
Posted: 8 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £38k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £74000 - £80000 per annum + BUPA BONUS PENSION + more
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago