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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
England / London
Rank 318 345 434
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +89
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 278 341 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.85% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.97% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 258 298 215
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,250 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%

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
29813 35308 35517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.15% 88.43% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25140 30082 29975
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 £39,000 £40,000 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +4 16 £50,000 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames +16 7 £40,000 +3.22%
Ealing +14 7 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Westminster - 2 £62,500 -
Bromley -12 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £47,500 -
Barnet - 1 £37,500 -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 395 (71.04%) Agile Software Development
2 368 (66.19%) Selenium
3 321 (57.73%) QA
4 279 (50.18%) Java
5 203 (36.51%) BDD
6 196 (35.25%) Cucumber
7 187 (33.63%) C#
8 174 (31.29%) Finance
8 174 (31.29%) Test Automation
9 166 (29.86%) Scrum
10 160 (28.78%) TDD
11 136 (24.46%) WebDriver
12 125 (22.48%) SQL
13 99 (17.81%) .NET
14 96 (17.27%) Manual Testing
15 87 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
16 82 (14.75%) Test Scripting
17 78 (14.03%) Software Testing
18 77 (13.85%) E-Commerce
18 77 (13.85%) SpecFlow
19 75 (13.49%) JavaScript
20 74 (13.31%) Git (software)
21 70 (12.59%) Automated Testing
22 69 (12.41%) Software Engineering
23 68 (12.23%) Python
24 66 (11.87%) Team Foundation Server
25 65 (11.69%) REST
25 65 (11.69%) SoapUI
26 64 (11.51%) Banking
26 64 (11.51%) JIRA

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 16 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (2.34%) Confluence
3 12 (2.16%) IIS
4 6 (1.08%) CMS
4 6 (1.08%) NServiceBus
4 6 (1.08%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.18%) Apache
6 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.18%) JBoss
6 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.08%) MS Office
3 4 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.54%) FastStats
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.16%) G Suite
1 12 (2.16%) Office 365
1 12 (2.16%) Slack
2 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.90%) SaaS
4 3 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.18%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.58%) HTTP
2 14 (2.52%) SSL
3 6 (1.08%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.18%) Internet
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.01%) MongoDB
1 39 (7.01%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.94%) NoSQL
3 31 (5.58%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.14%) MySQL
5 19 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (3.24%) Hazelcast
6 18 (3.24%) Neo4j
6 18 (3.24%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.16%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.16%) Redis
8 10 (1.80%) Big Data
9 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.18%) DB2
12 1 (0.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 368 (66.19%) Selenium
2 196 (35.25%) Cucumber
3 136 (24.46%) WebDriver
4 77 (13.85%) SpecFlow
5 74 (13.31%) Git (software)
6 66 (11.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 65 (11.69%) SoapUI
8 64 (11.51%) JIRA
9 55 (9.89%) Appium
10 54 (9.71%) Jenkins
11 46 (8.27%) JUnit
12 44 (7.91%) Maven
13 28 (5.04%) TeamCity
14 26 (4.68%) HP UFT
15 22 (3.96%) Xcode
16 21 (3.78%) TestNG
17 17 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 17 (3.06%) WATIR
18 16 (2.88%) Calabash
18 16 (2.88%) NUnit
General
1 174 (31.29%) Finance
2 64 (11.51%) Banking
3 51 (9.17%) Games
4 34 (6.12%) Law
5 33 (5.94%) Retail
6 29 (5.22%) Telecoms
7 21 (3.78%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.34%) Marketing
9 8 (1.44%) Advertising
10 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.90%) Front Office
11 4 (0.72%) Back Office
12 2 (0.36%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 125 (22.48%) Developer
2 117 (21.04%) Analyst
3 109 (19.60%) Tester
4 99 (17.81%) Test Engineer
5 94 (16.91%) Test Analyst
6 93 (16.73%) QA Engineer
7 87 (15.65%) Automation Tester
8 67 (12.05%) Java Developer
8 67 (12.05%) QA Analyst
9 56 (10.07%) QA Tester
10 48 (8.63%) QA Test Analyst
11 47 (8.45%) Developer in Test
12 43 (7.73%) Java Engineer
13 42 (7.55%) QA Automation Tester
14 41 (7.37%) Automation Test Analyst
14 41 (7.37%) Test Automation Engineer
15 36 (6.47%) Selenium Tester
16 34 (6.12%) QA Test Engineer
17 33 (5.94%) Selenium Test Analyst
18 32 (5.76%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (17.81%) .NET
2 65 (11.69%) REST
3 56 (10.07%) Web Services
4 53 (9.53%) Gherkin
5 52 (9.35%) XML
6 46 (8.27%) HTML
7 43 (7.73%) Spring
8 41 (7.37%) ASP.NET
9 37 (6.65%) SOAP
10 32 (5.76%) CSS
11 30 (5.40%) ActiveMQ
12 27 (4.86%) HTML5
13 26 (4.68%) JSON
14 19 (3.42%) Java EE
14 19 (3.42%) RESTful
15 18 (3.24%) CSS3
15 18 (3.24%) JDBC
15 18 (3.24%) JSP
15 18 (3.24%) XSL
15 18 (3.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.37%) Mobile App
2 36 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.50%) Client/Server
4 23 (4.14%) Online Games
5 16 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.34%) Blackberry
7 10 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.80%) Fintech
7 10 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.62%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.44%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (1.26%) Online Banking
11 6 (1.08%) Contract for Difference
11 6 (1.08%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.08%) Social Media
12 5 (0.90%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.90%) Derivative
12 5 (0.90%) Equities
12 5 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 60 (10.79%) Apple iOS
1 60 (10.79%) Linux
2 59 (10.61%) Android
3 46 (8.27%) Unix
4 37 (6.65%) Windows
5 14 (2.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (71.04%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (36.51%) BDD
3 174 (31.29%) Test Automation
4 166 (29.86%) Scrum
5 160 (28.78%) TDD
6 96 (17.27%) Manual Testing
7 87 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
8 82 (14.75%) Test Scripting
9 78 (14.03%) Software Testing
10 77 (13.85%) E-Commerce
11 70 (12.59%) Automated Testing
12 69 (12.41%) Software Engineering
13 63 (11.33%) Kanban
14 60 (10.79%) SDLC
15 59 (10.61%) Regression Testing
16 58 (10.43%) QA Automation
17 57 (10.25%) Test Strategy
18 47 (8.45%) Web Testing
19 46 (8.27%) API Testing
19 46 (8.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 279 (50.18%) Java
2 187 (33.63%) C#
3 125 (22.48%) SQL
4 75 (13.49%) JavaScript
5 68 (12.23%) Python
6 63 (11.33%) Ruby
7 26 (4.68%) C++
8 24 (4.32%) PHP
9 23 (4.14%) C
10 16 (2.88%) Groovy
11 15 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.16%) Objective-C
12 12 (2.16%) Scala
13 10 (1.80%) Perl
13 10 (1.80%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.26%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.08%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.90%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (9.71%) ISEB
2 52 (9.35%) ISTQB
3 29 (5.22%) Degree
4 17 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 321 (57.73%) QA
2 56 (10.07%) SDET
3 12 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.80%) Docker
2 6 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (2.52%) Puppet
2 12 (2.16%) Grafana
2 12 (2.16%) StatsD
3 9 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.72%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.76%) Oracle
3 15 (2.70%) Splunk
4 13 (2.34%) Google
5 10 (1.80%) TOWER Software
6 9 (1.62%) HP
7 7 (1.26%) Cognizant
7 7 (1.26%) VMware
8 6 (1.08%) Facebook
9 4 (0.72%) SAP
10 3 (0.54%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.54%) Tableau
11 1 (0.18%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.18%) Demandware
11 1 (0.18%) hybris
11 1 (0.18%) IBM
11 1 (0.18%) Informatica
11 1 (0.18%) Sencha
11 1 (0.18%) Virgin Media
11 1 (0.18%) Xamarin
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, 25 Days
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
The App Business
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Strong Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Strong Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Caxton FX
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (DOE) + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago