The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Test Automation Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Manager
Rank 888 914 932
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Manager 33 50 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.045% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.047% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 69
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Automation Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Test Automation Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Automation Manager
Salary Trend

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

Test Automation Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Test Automation Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Manager over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Test Automation Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Automation Manager
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +35 32 £52,500 -16.00% 4
South East +58 17 £52,500 -23.91% 1
Winchester - 13 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire - 13 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire +12 6 £50,000 - 1
Leeds +13 5 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +1 5 £50,000 - 1
London +27 4 £75,000 +11.11% 2
North West +19 3 £55,000 -12.00%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
Manchester +3 2 £55,000 -31.25%
High Wycombe - 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire +1 1 £57,500 -16.66%
Cheshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £67,500 -
South West - 1 £67,500 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -
Dunfermline - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £67,500 -
Bury - 1 £60,000 -
Newbury - 1 £57,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £60,000 -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -

Test Automation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Test Automation Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 58 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 56 (64.37%) Finance
3 50 (57.47%) Selenium
4 36 (41.38%) Automated Testing
5 35 (40.23%) WebDriver
6 33 (37.93%) C#
6 33 (37.93%) Mentoring
7 29 (33.33%) TestNG
8 28 (32.18%) Windows
9 27 (31.03%) JUnit
10 26 (29.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (28.74%) Social Media
11 25 (28.74%) Unit Testing
12 23 (26.44%) QA
13 22 (25.29%) Java
14 19 (21.84%) Cucumber
15 18 (20.69%) Test Management
16 17 (19.54%) Test Strategy
17 15 (17.24%) Functional Testing
17 15 (17.24%) ISEB
17 15 (17.24%) HP UFT
18 14 (16.09%) Software Testing
19 13 (14.94%) ISTQB
19 13 (14.94%) Test Scripting
19 13 (14.94%) BDD
20 12 (13.79%) Web Services
21 11 (12.64%) Programme Management
21 11 (12.64%) Test Planning
21 11 (12.64%) SDLC

Test Automation Manager 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.30%) CMS
2 1 (1.15%) Apache
2 1 (1.15%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (57.47%) Selenium
2 35 (40.23%) WebDriver
3 29 (33.33%) TestNG
4 27 (31.03%) JUnit
5 19 (21.84%) Cucumber
6 15 (17.24%) HP UFT
7 8 (9.20%) JMeter
8 6 (6.90%) JIRA
9 5 (5.75%) LoadRunner
10 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
10 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.60%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.45%) SilkTest
12 2 (2.30%) Appium
12 2 (2.30%) Jtest
12 2 (2.30%) Maven
12 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
12 2 (2.30%) TestComplete
13 1 (1.15%) JBehave
13 1 (1.15%) Zephyr
General
1 56 (64.37%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.20%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.20%) Marketing
4 7 (8.05%) Electronics
5 3 (3.45%) Games
5 3 (3.45%) Retail
6 2 (2.30%) Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Law
7 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) Web Services
2 6 (6.90%) .NET
2 6 (6.90%) CSS
2 6 (6.90%) HTML
3 5 (5.75%) REST
3 5 (5.75%) SOAP
4 4 (4.60%) Ajax
4 4 (4.60%) jQuery
5 3 (3.45%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.30%) Flash
6 2 (2.30%) HTML5
6 2 (2.30%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.74%) Social Media
2 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.18%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Linux
3 2 (2.30%) Unix
4 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 36 (41.38%) Automated Testing
3 33 (37.93%) Mentoring
4 26 (29.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 25 (28.74%) Unit Testing
6 18 (20.69%) Test Management
7 17 (19.54%) Test Strategy
8 15 (17.24%) Functional Testing
9 14 (16.09%) Software Testing
10 13 (14.94%) BDD
10 13 (14.94%) Test Scripting
11 11 (12.64%) Programme Management
11 11 (12.64%) SDLC
11 11 (12.64%) Test Planning
12 10 (11.49%) API Testing
12 10 (11.49%) TDD
13 9 (10.34%) Automation Testing
13 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
13 9 (10.34%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) C#
2 22 (25.29%) Java
3 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.20%) Ruby
4 7 (8.05%) Python
5 6 (6.90%) Groovy
5 6 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) ISEB
2 13 (14.94%) ISTQB
3 10 (11.49%) Degree
3 10 (11.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.44%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (8.05%) SAP
2 6 (6.90%) HP
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Apple
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (1.15%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.15%) New Relic
5 1 (1.15%) VMware
5 1 (1.15%) Xamarin
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