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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Automation Engineer
Rank 622 604 638
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Automation Engineer 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.014% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
43846 41812 47867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36609 35107 41532
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Java
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) QA
4 7 (63.64%) Selenium
5 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
5 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
6 4 (36.36%) Open Source
7 3 (27.27%) Video on Demand
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (27.27%) Behat
7 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
7 3 (27.27%) User Stories
7 3 (27.27%) Calabash
7 3 (27.27%) Android Development
7 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
7 3 (27.27%) Middleware
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Xcode
7 3 (27.27%) OOP
7 3 (27.27%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) Apache
7 3 (27.27%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) Behat
3 3 (27.27%) Calabash
3 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 3 (27.27%) Xcode
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) TestNG
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) XSD
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
1 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) OOP
7 3 (27.27%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 3 (27.27%) User Stories
7 3 (27.27%) Android Development
7 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
7 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 1 (9.09%) Information Security
9 1 (9.09%) Workflow
9 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
9 1 (9.09%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
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