The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Automation Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Consultant
Rank - 425 446
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.019% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +6.06%
Test Automation Consultant
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Automation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Test Automation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Automation Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Test Automation Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Test Automation Consultant
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Test Automation Consultant 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 Test Automation Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) New Media
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) eggPlant
2 3 (75.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS

Test Automation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Test Automation Consultant 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 Test Automation Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) eggPlant
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) New Media
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SOASTA, Inc
1 3 (75.00%) HP