The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Test Automation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Specialist
England / London
Rank 580 628 629
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Specialist 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.003% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.008% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -10.95%

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
31977 39083 39868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 96.16% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27069 33693 33583
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Automation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Test Automation Specialist in the job title.

Test Automation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Automation Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Automation Specialist Salary Trend in London

Test Automation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Test Automation Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Test Automation Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) New Media
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Calabash
4 1 (25.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) RSpec

Test Automation Specialist Skill Set
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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) Calabash
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
3 1 (25.00%) JBehave
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Ranorex
3 1 (25.00%) RSpec
3 1 (25.00%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (25.00%) SilkTest
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) BBC
1 1 (25.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) BT
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Intel Security