The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 188 222 233
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 733 636 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.79% 1.46% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.68% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 628 540 584
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £37,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
36685 37966 42516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.45% 87.44% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31675 31790 35310
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 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Automation
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in London

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in London

Test Automation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 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 +29 151 £62,500 +8.69% 23
Hounslow - 5 - -
Wimbledon -25 4 - -
Docklands, London - 3 £57,500 -
Coulsdon - 2 £50,000 -
Harrow - 2 £40,000 -
Hammersmith +3 1 £40,000 -4.76%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Croydon -8 1 - - 1
Westminster - 1 £45,000 -
Clapham - 1 £47,500 -
Test Automation
England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 1035 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 674 (49.13%) QA
3 657 (47.89%) Selenium
3 657 (47.89%) Java
4 568 (41.40%) BDD
5 515 (37.54%) TDD
6 479 (34.91%) Cucumber
7 448 (32.65%) C#
8 389 (28.35%) Ruby
9 374 (27.26%) Continuous Integration
10 361 (26.31%) WebDriver
11 355 (25.87%) SQL
12 350 (25.51%) Scrum
13 343 (25.00%) Finance
14 319 (23.25%) Jenkins
15 274 (19.97%) JavaScript
16 261 (19.02%) .NET
17 254 (18.51%) Python
18 250 (18.22%) Git (software)
19 232 (16.91%) Degree
20 231 (16.84%) Automated Testing
21 230 (16.76%) Linux
22 227 (16.55%) Automation Testing
23 213 (15.52%) HTML
24 201 (14.65%) CSS
25 183 (13.34%) Test Strategy
26 181 (13.19%) Software Testing
27 179 (13.05%) Software Engineering
27 179 (13.05%) JIRA
28 177 (12.90%) Manual Testing

Test Automation
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 91 (6.63%) Node.js
2 25 (1.82%) Confluence
3 17 (1.24%) Tomcat
4 15 (1.09%) Apache
5 14 (1.02%) WebSphere
6 13 (0.95%) nginx
7 9 (0.66%) OpenStack
7 9 (0.66%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.58%) Mule
8 8 (0.58%) Mule ESB
9 6 (0.44%) Documentum
9 6 (0.44%) Jetty
9 6 (0.44%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.36%) Drupal
11 4 (0.29%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.29%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.22%) CMS
12 3 (0.22%) IIS
12 3 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 51 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 16 (1.17%) Gliffy
2 16 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
2 16 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.09%) MS Office
4 11 (0.80%) Mingle
5 8 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.29%) MS Project
6 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.22%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.073%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 145 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (5.83%) GitHub
3 50 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (1.53%) Route 53
6 19 (1.38%) SaaS
7 12 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.66%) PaaS
9 3 (0.22%) Force.com
10 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.073%) Engine Yard
11 1 (0.073%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.94%) HTTP
2 10 (0.73%) HTTPS
2 10 (0.73%) Internet
3 3 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.15%) SSL
5 1 (0.073%) RTP
5 1 (0.073%) Softswitch
5 1 (0.073%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (8.53%) Relational Database
2 86 (6.27%) SQL Server
3 78 (5.69%) MySQL
4 37 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 34 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 26 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 25 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 22 (1.60%) NoSQL
9 21 (1.53%) Big Data
10 17 (1.24%) Redis
11 14 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (0.66%) Hazelcast
14 6 (0.44%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.44%) DB2
14 6 (0.44%) DbVisualizer
15 5 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.36%) Neo4j
16 4 (0.29%) MarkLogic
17 3 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 657 (47.89%) Selenium
2 479 (34.91%) Cucumber
3 361 (26.31%) WebDriver
4 319 (23.25%) Jenkins
5 250 (18.22%) Git (software)
6 179 (13.05%) JIRA
7 165 (12.03%) SpecFlow
8 127 (9.26%) JUnit
9 111 (8.09%) SoapUI
10 103 (7.51%) Appium
11 95 (6.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 90 (6.56%) RSpec
13 83 (6.05%) Subversion
13 83 (6.05%) TeamCity
14 77 (5.61%) JMeter
15 76 (5.54%) Maven
16 73 (5.32%) Visual Studio
17 71 (5.17%) FitNesse
18 64 (4.66%) Hudson
19 63 (4.59%) WATIR
General
1 343 (25.00%) Finance
2 101 (7.36%) Retail
3 97 (7.07%) Games
4 71 (5.17%) Banking
5 58 (4.23%) Advertising
6 39 (2.84%) Marketing
7 28 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.53%) Front Office
9 19 (1.38%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.09%) Legal
11 14 (1.02%) Publishing
12 13 (0.95%) Law
13 9 (0.66%) Brand Awareness
14 7 (0.51%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.36%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.29%) Automotive
17 3 (0.22%) Back Office
17 3 (0.22%) Multimedia
18 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 439 (32.00%) Developer
2 291 (21.21%) Test Engineer
3 242 (17.64%) Analyst
3 242 (17.64%) Tester
4 206 (15.01%) QA Engineer
5 198 (14.43%) Test Analyst
6 153 (11.15%) Developer in Test
7 148 (10.79%) Automation Tester
8 137 (9.99%) Test Automation Engineer
9 135 (9.84%) QA Test Engineer
10 99 (7.22%) QA Tester
11 97 (7.07%) Senior Developer
12 89 (6.49%) Java Developer
13 87 (6.34%) QA Analyst
14 78 (5.69%) Automation Test Analyst
15 69 (5.03%) Java Engineer
16 68 (4.96%) Senior Test Engineer
17 57 (4.15%) C# Developer
17 57 (4.15%) Lead Developer
18 56 (4.08%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (19.02%) .NET
2 213 (15.52%) HTML
3 201 (14.65%) CSS
4 156 (11.37%) Web Services
5 134 (9.77%) HTML5
6 132 (9.62%) AngularJS
7 123 (8.97%) SOAP
8 114 (8.31%) Gherkin
9 108 (7.87%) XML
10 97 (7.07%) REST
11 94 (6.85%) CSS3
12 88 (6.41%) RESTful
13 76 (5.54%) jQuery
14 72 (5.25%) JSON
15 45 (3.28%) .NET Framework
16 41 (2.99%) Sass
16 41 (2.99%) Spring
17 40 (2.92%) ASP.NET
18 39 (2.84%) Ruby on Rails
19 34 (2.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 153 (11.15%) Computer Science
2 133 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (7.29%) Mobile App
4 64 (4.66%) Fintech
5 48 (3.50%) User Experience
6 44 (3.21%) Client/Server
7 38 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (2.33%) Blog
9 28 (2.04%) iPad
10 24 (1.75%) Mathematics
11 23 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (1.60%) Derivative
13 17 (1.24%) Blackberry
13 17 (1.24%) N-Tier
14 14 (1.02%) Digital Media
14 14 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
15 13 (0.95%) Equities
16 12 (0.87%) Physics
17 10 (0.73%) Data Structures
17 10 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 230 (16.76%) Linux
2 177 (12.90%) Unix
3 119 (8.67%) Apple iOS
4 111 (8.09%) Android
5 98 (7.14%) Windows
6 44 (3.21%) Ubuntu
7 17 (1.24%) Solaris
8 6 (0.44%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.36%) Kali Linux
10 4 (0.29%) CentOS
10 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.29%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.29%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.29%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.29%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.073%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1035 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 568 (41.40%) BDD
3 515 (37.54%) TDD
4 374 (27.26%) Continuous Integration
5 350 (25.51%) Scrum
6 231 (16.84%) Automated Testing
7 227 (16.55%) Automation Testing
8 183 (13.34%) Test Strategy
9 181 (13.19%) Software Testing
10 179 (13.05%) Software Engineering
11 177 (12.90%) Manual Testing
12 174 (12.68%) Test Scripting
13 167 (12.17%) Kanban
14 155 (11.30%) Open Source
15 153 (11.15%) E-Commerce
16 143 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
17 140 (10.20%) QA Automation
18 136 (9.91%) DevOps
19 127 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
20 116 (8.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 657 (47.89%) Java
2 448 (32.65%) C#
3 389 (28.35%) Ruby
4 355 (25.87%) SQL
5 274 (19.97%) JavaScript
6 254 (18.51%) Python
7 138 (10.06%) PHP
8 74 (5.39%) C++
9 57 (4.15%) Scala
10 46 (3.35%) Groovy
11 33 (2.41%) Perl
12 30 (2.19%) Clojure
13 26 (1.90%) ActionScript
13 26 (1.90%) Shell Script
14 20 (1.46%) XPath
15 18 (1.31%) VB
16 17 (1.24%) VBScript
17 16 (1.17%) Bash Shell
18 14 (1.02%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (16.91%) Degree
2 146 (10.64%) ISEB
3 116 (8.45%) ISTQB
4 74 (5.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 43 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 15 (1.09%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.02%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.29%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.22%) PMP
11 2 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.15%) CSQA
12 1 (0.073%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.073%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 674 (49.13%) QA
2 89 (6.49%) SDET
3 17 (1.24%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.073%) EMIR
5 1 (0.073%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.073%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.073%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (3.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.073%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (5.39%) Puppet
2 51 (3.72%) Ansible
2 51 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.95%) Kubernetes
5 9 (0.66%) Nagios
6 6 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 6 (0.44%) MOM
7 5 (0.36%) yum
8 3 (0.22%) CA Service Virtualization
8 3 (0.22%) Linux-HA
9 2 (0.15%) Kibana
9 2 (0.15%) logstash
10 1 (0.073%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.073%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 133 (9.69%) Microsoft
2 98 (7.14%) Oracle
3 46 (3.35%) HP
3 46 (3.35%) Red Hat
4 21 (1.53%) Google
4 21 (1.53%) SaltStack
5 18 (1.31%) SAP
6 16 (1.17%) ServiceNow
7 13 (0.95%) Apple
7 13 (0.95%) TIBCO
8 11 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (0.73%) Rally
9 10 (0.73%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.58%) Hitachi
11 7 (0.51%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.51%) hybris
11 7 (0.51%) IBM
12 6 (0.44%) Twitter
12 6 (0.44%) WorldPay
13 5 (0.36%) MuleSoft
London, United Kingdom
Reco Group
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
McCabe & Barton
Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon
TDA Group
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £58000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Pop Science
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
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Pop Science
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago