The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Automation Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation Architect
Rank 889 - 887
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Architect 13 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% - 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £80,000 - £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £78,750 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Automation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Test Automation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Automation Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Architect within the UK.

Test Automation Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Test Automation Architect
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 13 £80,000 -
South West - 7 £80,000 -
Bournemouth - 7 £80,000 -
Dorset - 7 £80,000 -
London - 5 £80,000 -
City of London - 4 £80,000 -
South East - 1 £77,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £77,500 -

Test Automation Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Automation Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) IBM
3 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 10 (62.50%) Data Management
3 10 (62.50%) Green Hat
4 9 (56.25%) Financial Institution
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) OOP
5 8 (50.00%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (50.00%) Banking
6 7 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (43.75%) Line Management
6 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
6 7 (43.75%) Coaching
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) OLTP
6 7 (43.75%) Middleware
6 7 (43.75%) QA
6 7 (43.75%) Cash Management
6 7 (43.75%) Temenos T24
7 6 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (37.50%) TestNG
7 6 (37.50%) Selenium

Test Automation Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Automation Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Temenos T24
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (43.75%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
1 6 (37.50%) NUnit
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
1 6 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (37.50%) TestNG
1 6 (37.50%) JBehave
1 6 (37.50%) WebDriver
1 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 6 (37.50%) Hudson
1 6 (37.50%) SoapUI
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (56.25%) Financial Institution
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Data Management
3 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 8 (50.00%) OOP
4 8 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) Cash Management
5 7 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Line Management
5 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
5 7 (43.75%) Coaching
6 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (37.50%) BDD
6 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 6 (37.50%) ATDD
6 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) IBM
1 10 (62.50%) Green Hat
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle