The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Test Automation Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Consultant
Rank 434 466 -
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.006% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.05%
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
17039 20118 20961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.00% 96.59% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14264 16865 16385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Automation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Test Automation Consultant in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Test Automation Consultant
England

Test Automation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Test Automation Consultant 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 South East region featuring Test Automation Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Logistics
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Ranorex
3 2 (50.00%) eggPlant

Test Automation Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) eggPlant
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) JBehave
2 2 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (50.00%) RSpec
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) API Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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