The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Test Automation Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Architect
Rank 907 953 968
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Architect 3 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.012% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Median salary £50,000 £77,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +14.81%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Automation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Test Automation Architect in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Architect over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Test Automation Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Automation Architect
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +39 3 £50,000 -35.48%
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Leeds - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
London +55 1 £70,000 -12.50%

Test Automation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Test Automation Architect 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 featuring Test Automation Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Automation Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) SDET
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
6 1 (16.67%) JMeter
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (16.67%) .NET

Test Automation Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) eggPlant
3 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) Ranorex
3 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Automation Testing
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
1 3 (50.00%) SDET