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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 344 349 386
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +37
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 295 354 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.80% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.91% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 276 336 288
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £37,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
33910 38985 39744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.82% 88.27% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 29326 32907 32689
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 September 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 September 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 +86 72 £50,000 -4.76% 21
Ealing +26 12 £60,000 +14.28%
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £40,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 4 - -
Hounslow - 3 £75,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £75,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 449 (71.04%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (64.72%) Selenium
3 374 (59.18%) QA
4 293 (46.36%) Java
5 225 (35.60%) Finance
6 217 (34.34%) BDD
7 214 (33.86%) C#
8 200 (31.65%) Cucumber
9 192 (30.38%) TDD
10 184 (29.11%) SQL
11 176 (27.85%) Test Automation
12 171 (27.06%) Scrum
13 152 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
14 135 (21.36%) WebDriver
15 123 (19.46%) .NET
16 119 (18.83%) Test Scripting
17 105 (16.61%) Test Strategy
18 94 (14.87%) SoapUI
19 91 (14.40%) Manual Testing
20 88 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
21 86 (13.61%) Automated Testing
21 86 (13.61%) Microsoft
22 83 (13.13%) SpecFlow
23 82 (12.97%) JIRA
24 76 (12.03%) Jenkins
25 75 (11.87%) Apple iOS
26 74 (11.71%) Android
27 73 (11.55%) JavaScript
28 69 (10.92%) Web Services
28 69 (10.92%) Software Testing

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 18 (2.85%) Confluence
2 9 (1.42%) CMS
3 6 (0.95%) NServiceBus
3 6 (0.95%) Umbraco
4 5 (0.79%) IIS
5 4 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.47%) Drupal
6 3 (0.47%) WordPress
7 2 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) CICS
8 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (3.01%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.11%) MS Office
3 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) FastStats
2 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.85%) GitHub
2 12 (1.90%) SaaS
3 9 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.95%) Google Apps
4 6 (0.95%) Office 365
4 6 (0.95%) Slack
5 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) Google Play
6 1 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.64%) HTTP
2 14 (2.22%) SSL
3 8 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.11%) Internet
5 4 (0.63%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.32%) Skype
7 1 (0.16%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.16%) SSH
7 1 (0.16%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (10.60%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 39 (6.17%) MongoDB
4 27 (4.27%) NoSQL
5 23 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 19 (3.01%) Hazelcast
6 19 (3.01%) Neo4j
7 16 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.06%) MySQL
9 10 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.95%) DB2
13 5 (0.79%) Big Data
13 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.63%) HBase
14 4 (0.63%) Power BI
15 3 (0.47%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.16%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 409 (64.72%) Selenium
2 200 (31.65%) Cucumber
3 135 (21.36%) WebDriver
4 94 (14.87%) SoapUI
5 88 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 83 (13.13%) SpecFlow
7 82 (12.97%) JIRA
8 76 (12.03%) Jenkins
9 69 (10.92%) Git (software)
10 54 (8.54%) Appium
11 44 (6.96%) HP UFT
12 39 (6.17%) Maven
13 36 (5.70%) JUnit
14 27 (4.27%) JMeter
15 26 (4.11%) LoadRunner
15 26 (4.11%) Visual Studio
16 20 (3.16%) WATIR
17 19 (3.01%) Calabash
17 19 (3.01%) FitNesse
18 18 (2.85%) NUnit
General
1 225 (35.60%) Finance
2 66 (10.44%) Banking
3 50 (7.91%) Law
4 48 (7.59%) Games
5 29 (4.59%) Retail
6 25 (3.96%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.53%) Marketing
8 8 (1.27%) Front Office
8 8 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.11%) Advertising
10 5 (0.79%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.63%) Electronics
11 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.63%) Legal
11 4 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 174 (27.53%) Analyst
2 146 (23.10%) Test Analyst
3 130 (20.57%) Developer
4 124 (19.62%) Tester
5 108 (17.09%) Test Engineer
6 92 (14.56%) QA Engineer
7 88 (13.92%) Automation Tester
8 85 (13.45%) QA Analyst
9 69 (10.92%) Automation Test Analyst
10 63 (9.97%) QA Test Analyst
11 61 (9.65%) Java Developer
12 60 (9.49%) QA Tester
13 57 (9.02%) Test Automation Engineer
14 55 (8.70%) QA Test Engineer
15 53 (8.39%) Selenium Test Analyst
16 50 (7.91%) Developer in Test
17 45 (7.12%) Java Engineer
18 38 (6.01%) QA Automation Tester
19 34 (5.38%) Test Manager
20 31 (4.91%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (19.46%) .NET
2 69 (10.92%) Web Services
3 67 (10.60%) SOAP
4 61 (9.65%) HTML
5 58 (9.18%) REST
6 52 (8.23%) Spring
7 51 (8.07%) XML
8 46 (7.28%) Gherkin
9 35 (5.54%) ASP.NET
10 34 (5.38%) CSS
11 26 (4.11%) HTML5
12 24 (3.80%) .NET Framework
13 22 (3.48%) AngularJS
13 22 (3.48%) RESTful
14 20 (3.16%) ActiveMQ
14 20 (3.16%) Ajax
14 20 (3.16%) JDBC
14 20 (3.16%) jQuery
15 19 (3.01%) JSP
15 19 (3.01%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (3.48%) Fintech
6 21 (3.32%) Client/Server
7 20 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (2.69%) N-Tier
8 17 (2.69%) Online Games
9 13 (2.06%) User Experience
10 9 (1.42%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.95%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.79%) Derivative
12 5 (0.79%) Social Media
13 4 (0.63%) Contract for Difference
13 4 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (0.63%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.63%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.47%) Blog
14 3 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 75 (11.87%) Apple iOS
2 74 (11.71%) Android
3 54 (8.54%) Linux
4 46 (7.28%) Windows
5 44 (6.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (71.04%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (34.34%) BDD
3 192 (30.38%) TDD
4 176 (27.85%) Test Automation
5 171 (27.06%) Scrum
6 152 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
7 119 (18.83%) Test Scripting
8 105 (16.61%) Test Strategy
9 91 (14.40%) Manual Testing
10 86 (13.61%) Automated Testing
11 69 (10.92%) SDLC
11 69 (10.92%) Software Testing
12 65 (10.28%) Kanban
13 64 (10.13%) Regression Testing
14 58 (9.18%) SOA
15 55 (8.70%) Functional Testing
16 52 (8.23%) E-Commerce
17 48 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
18 47 (7.44%) Unit Testing
19 44 (6.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 293 (46.36%) Java
2 214 (33.86%) C#
3 184 (29.11%) SQL
4 73 (11.55%) JavaScript
5 55 (8.70%) Ruby
6 42 (6.65%) Python
7 26 (4.11%) PHP
8 17 (2.69%) C++
9 16 (2.53%) VB
9 16 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 15 (2.37%) C
10 15 (2.37%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.06%) Groovy
12 12 (1.90%) VBScript
13 11 (1.74%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.27%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.11%) Scala
16 6 (0.95%) Apple Swift
17 5 (0.79%) COBOL
17 5 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 68 (10.76%) Degree
2 56 (8.86%) ISEB
3 51 (8.07%) ISTQB
4 28 (4.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 374 (59.18%) QA
2 24 (3.80%) SDET
3 4 (0.63%) SLA
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.95%) CA Service Virtualization
2 6 (0.95%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.63%) SCCM
4 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.16%) Ansible
6 1 (0.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 86 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.91%) Oracle
3 34 (5.38%) HP
4 10 (1.58%) VMware
5 9 (1.42%) SAP
5 9 (1.42%) Splunk
6 8 (1.27%) Google
6 8 (1.27%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.11%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.11%) Borland
8 6 (0.95%) CA
8 6 (0.95%) Informatica
8 6 (0.95%) Pega
8 6 (0.95%) TIBCO
9 5 (0.79%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.47%) Siebel
10 3 (0.47%) Tableau
11 2 (0.32%) IBM
11 2 (0.32%) StreamBase
London
Reco Group
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + equity
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + good bonus (10%) + health + pensio
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £28,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago