The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Automation Test Engineer
Rank 626 650 651
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Automation Engineer 25 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.023% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 6
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -
Senior Test Automation Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer across the London region.

Senior Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in London

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Senior Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 10 £50,000 -
Senior Test Automation Engineer
England

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Test Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 41 (82.00%) Java
2 40 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 39 (78.00%) Selenium
4 34 (68.00%) BDD
4 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (66.00%) QA
6 32 (64.00%) Test Automation
7 28 (56.00%) TDD
7 28 (56.00%) Scrum
7 28 (56.00%) Web Services
8 27 (54.00%) WebDriver
9 22 (44.00%) Jenkins
9 22 (44.00%) Automated Testing
10 19 (38.00%) Ruby
11 18 (36.00%) JIRA
11 18 (36.00%) Automation Testing
12 17 (34.00%) Manual Testing
13 16 (32.00%) C#
14 14 (28.00%) SOAP
14 14 (28.00%) RESTful
14 14 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (26.00%) Test Strategy
16 12 (24.00%) Android
17 11 (22.00%) SQL
17 11 (22.00%) JMeter
18 10 (20.00%) OWASP
18 10 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (20.00%) Functional Testing
18 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
19 9 (18.00%) Kanban

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Senior Test Automation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Big Data
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 39 (78.00%) Selenium
3 27 (54.00%) WebDriver
4 22 (44.00%) Jenkins
5 18 (36.00%) JIRA
6 11 (22.00%) JMeter
7 8 (16.00%) Appium
7 8 (16.00%) WATIR
8 7 (14.00%) Mercurial
9 6 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
11 3 (6.00%) GitLab
11 3 (6.00%) Maven
11 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
11 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
12 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
12 2 (4.00%) jMock
12 2 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) Web Services
2 14 (28.00%) RESTful
2 14 (28.00%) SOAP
3 8 (16.00%) JSON
4 7 (14.00%) Gherkin
5 5 (10.00%) XML
6 4 (8.00%) .NET
7 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.00%) HTML
8 2 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Semantic Web
1 8 (16.00%) Wiki
2 7 (14.00%) iPad
2 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.00%) Fintech
4 2 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Android
2 10 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows
4 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (68.00%) BDD
2 32 (64.00%) Test Automation
3 28 (56.00%) Scrum
3 28 (56.00%) TDD
4 22 (44.00%) Automated Testing
5 18 (36.00%) Automation Testing
6 17 (34.00%) Manual Testing
7 14 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (26.00%) Test Strategy
9 10 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 10 (20.00%) OWASP
9 10 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (18.00%) Kanban
11 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (16.00%) High Availability
11 8 (16.00%) Project Management
11 8 (16.00%) SEO
11 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) Java
2 19 (38.00%) Ruby
3 16 (32.00%) C#
4 11 (22.00%) SQL
5 6 (12.00%) Groovy
6 3 (6.00%) C
6 3 (6.00%) C++
6 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) ISEB
1 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (14.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (66.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Rally
1 7 (14.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.00%) Splunk
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft