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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 352 348 392
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +44
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 287 357 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.81% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.92% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 267 336 293
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
34671 38778 41186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.82% 88.22% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30027 32683 33933
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 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +77 67 £55,000 +10.00% 23
Ealing +23 12 £60,000 +14.28%
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £40,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 4 - -
Hounslow - 3 £75,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £75,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Automation Testing
England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 470 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (62.99%) Selenium
3 396 (59.10%) QA
4 305 (45.52%) Java
5 235 (35.07%) Finance
6 218 (32.54%) BDD
7 213 (31.79%) C#
8 206 (30.75%) SQL
9 202 (30.15%) Cucumber
10 196 (29.25%) TDD
11 183 (27.31%) Test Automation
12 164 (24.48%) Continuous Integration
13 163 (24.33%) Scrum
14 142 (21.19%) WebDriver
15 141 (21.04%) Test Scripting
16 121 (18.06%) .NET
17 116 (17.31%) Test Strategy
18 106 (15.82%) Manual Testing
19 97 (14.48%) Microsoft
20 95 (14.18%) Automated Testing
20 95 (14.18%) Degree
21 94 (14.03%) Team Foundation Server
22 91 (13.58%) SpecFlow
23 87 (12.99%) Git (software)
23 87 (12.99%) Jenkins
24 84 (12.54%) JIRA
24 84 (12.54%) SoapUI
25 80 (11.94%) SDLC
26 75 (11.19%) Regression Testing
26 75 (11.19%) JavaScript

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 15 (2.24%) Confluence
2 9 (1.34%) CMS
3 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (0.90%) IIS
4 5 (0.75%) Apache Solr
4 5 (0.75%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.60%) Drupal
5 4 (0.60%) NServiceBus
5 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.60%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.60%) WordPress
6 1 (0.15%) CICS
6 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.34%) MS Office
3 6 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.60%) FastStats
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.43%) GitHub
2 12 (1.79%) SaaS
3 11 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.45%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.45%) Google Play
6 3 (0.45%) Office 365
6 3 (0.45%) Slack
7 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.54%) HTTP
2 12 (1.79%) SSL
3 7 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.90%) Internet
5 2 (0.30%) Broadband
5 2 (0.30%) Skype
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.15%) SSH
6 1 (0.15%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.16%) Relational Database
3 44 (6.57%) MongoDB
4 34 (5.07%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 21 (3.13%) Hazelcast
6 21 (3.13%) Neo4j
7 14 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.94%) MySQL
8 13 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.34%) Big Data
10 9 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.90%) DB2
13 5 (0.75%) Power BI
14 4 (0.60%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.45%) HBase
16 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 422 (62.99%) Selenium
2 202 (30.15%) Cucumber
3 142 (21.19%) WebDriver
4 94 (14.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 91 (13.58%) SpecFlow
6 87 (12.99%) Git (software)
6 87 (12.99%) Jenkins
7 84 (12.54%) JIRA
7 84 (12.54%) SoapUI
8 61 (9.10%) Appium
9 52 (7.76%) HP UFT
10 43 (6.42%) Maven
11 32 (4.78%) JMeter
12 31 (4.63%) JUnit
12 31 (4.63%) Visual Studio
13 24 (3.58%) LoadRunner
14 23 (3.43%) WATIR
15 22 (3.28%) Calabash
15 22 (3.28%) FitNesse
16 20 (2.99%) NUnit
General
1 235 (35.07%) Finance
2 66 (9.85%) Banking
3 53 (7.91%) Games
4 49 (7.31%) Law
5 26 (3.88%) Retail
6 25 (3.73%) Telecoms
7 23 (3.43%) Marketing
8 11 (1.64%) Front Office
9 9 (1.34%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.04%) Advertising
11 5 (0.75%) Electronics
11 5 (0.75%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.60%) Legal
12 4 (0.60%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.45%) Back Office
14 2 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 187 (27.91%) Analyst
2 156 (23.28%) Test Analyst
3 150 (22.39%) Tester
4 128 (19.10%) Developer
5 119 (17.76%) Test Engineer
6 102 (15.22%) QA Engineer
7 101 (15.07%) Automation Tester
8 86 (12.84%) QA Analyst
9 79 (11.79%) Automation Test Analyst
10 72 (10.75%) QA Tester
11 62 (9.25%) Java Developer
11 62 (9.25%) QA Test Engineer
12 61 (9.10%) QA Test Analyst
13 57 (8.51%) Test Automation Engineer
14 51 (7.61%) Selenium Test Analyst
15 48 (7.16%) Developer in Test
16 44 (6.57%) Java Engineer
17 42 (6.27%) QA Automation Tester
18 35 (5.22%) Test Manager
19 34 (5.07%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (18.06%) .NET
2 70 (10.45%) Web Services
3 66 (9.85%) HTML
4 64 (9.55%) SOAP
5 62 (9.25%) XML
6 60 (8.96%) REST
7 49 (7.31%) Spring
8 48 (7.16%) Gherkin
9 38 (5.67%) CSS
10 29 (4.33%) .NET Framework
10 29 (4.33%) ASP.NET
11 27 (4.03%) HTML5
11 27 (4.03%) RESTful
12 23 (3.43%) AngularJS
13 22 (3.28%) ActiveMQ
13 22 (3.28%) JDBC
14 21 (3.13%) Apache Camel
14 21 (3.13%) JSP
14 21 (3.13%) XSL
14 21 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 32 (4.78%) Mobile App
4 26 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (3.73%) Fintech
6 22 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (2.69%) N-Tier
8 17 (2.54%) Online Games
9 16 (2.39%) Client/Server
10 15 (2.24%) User Experience
11 9 (1.34%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.04%) iPad
13 6 (0.90%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.90%) Social Media
14 5 (0.75%) Derivative
14 5 (0.75%) SWIFT
15 4 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
15 4 (0.60%) Virtual Team
16 3 (0.45%) Algorithms
16 3 (0.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.90%) Apple iOS
2 72 (10.75%) Android
3 59 (8.81%) Linux
4 51 (7.61%) Windows
5 46 (6.87%) Unix
6 2 (0.30%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (70.15%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (32.54%) BDD
3 196 (29.25%) TDD
4 183 (27.31%) Test Automation
5 164 (24.48%) Continuous Integration
6 163 (24.33%) Scrum
7 141 (21.04%) Test Scripting
8 116 (17.31%) Test Strategy
9 106 (15.82%) Manual Testing
10 95 (14.18%) Automated Testing
11 80 (11.94%) SDLC
12 75 (11.19%) Regression Testing
13 70 (10.45%) Software Testing
14 68 (10.15%) Functional Testing
15 62 (9.25%) Kanban
16 60 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
17 59 (8.81%) E-Commerce
18 52 (7.76%) SOA
19 49 (7.31%) Continuous Delivery
19 49 (7.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 305 (45.52%) Java
2 213 (31.79%) C#
3 206 (30.75%) SQL
4 75 (11.19%) JavaScript
5 70 (10.45%) Ruby
6 48 (7.16%) Python
7 24 (3.58%) PHP
8 18 (2.69%) PowerShell
8 18 (2.69%) VB
9 17 (2.54%) C++
10 13 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 12 (1.79%) C
11 12 (1.79%) Groovy
11 12 (1.79%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.79%) VBScript
12 8 (1.19%) Objective-C
13 5 (0.75%) Apple Swift
13 5 (0.75%) COBOL
13 5 (0.75%) XPath
14 4 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 95 (14.18%) Degree
2 69 (10.30%) ISEB
3 60 (8.96%) ISTQB
4 33 (4.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (1.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.60%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 396 (59.10%) QA
2 20 (2.99%) SDET
3 4 (0.60%) SLA
4 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.90%) CA Service Virtualization
2 6 (0.90%) Capistrano
3 5 (0.75%) SCCM
4 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.30%) Puppet
5 1 (0.15%) Ansible
5 1 (0.15%) Graphite
Vendors
1 97 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.16%) Oracle
3 36 (5.37%) HP
4 14 (2.09%) SAP
5 11 (1.64%) Xamarin
6 9 (1.34%) Splunk
7 7 (1.04%) Borland
7 7 (1.04%) Google
7 7 (1.04%) Informatica
7 7 (1.04%) VMware
8 6 (0.90%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.90%) CA
8 6 (0.90%) Pega
8 6 (0.90%) StreamBase
8 6 (0.90%) TIBCO
9 5 (0.75%) AppDynamics
9 5 (0.75%) Rally
9 5 (0.75%) Siebel
10 4 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.30%) IBM
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Great Package + benefits + car
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £40K +bonus +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + Excellent Package!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £18k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + GAIN mobile testing
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of Westminster
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City of Westminster
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Gain performance testing
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago