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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Manager
Rank 892 928 941
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Manager 22 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.049% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.051% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 19 50 46
Median salary £55,000 £69,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 August 2016 within the UK.

Test Automation Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Automation Manager
Top 15 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 August 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 +6 22 £55,000 -20.28% 1
South East +25 11 £52,500 -23.91%
Hampshire - 9 £52,500 -
London +38 8 £70,000 -
Winchester - 5 £52,500 -
Fareham - 4 £60,000 -
City of London +56 2 £70,000 -
Leeds +30 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire +25 2 £55,000 +10.00%
West Yorkshire +21 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Oxfordshire - 2 £47,000 -
Oxford - 2 £47,000 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Luton - 1 £40,000 -

Test Automation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 38 (57.58%) Selenium
4 35 (53.03%) Finance
5 31 (46.97%) Automated Testing
6 27 (40.91%) WebDriver
7 25 (37.88%) Mentoring
8 23 (34.85%) QA
8 23 (34.85%) C#
9 22 (33.33%) TestNG
10 21 (31.82%) JUnit
11 19 (28.79%) Windows
11 19 (28.79%) Java
11 19 (28.79%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (27.27%) Social Media
12 18 (27.27%) Unit Testing
13 16 (24.24%) Cucumber
14 12 (18.18%) Functional Testing
15 11 (16.67%) BDD
15 11 (16.67%) Test Management
16 10 (15.15%) Scrum
16 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
17 9 (13.64%) ISEB
17 9 (13.64%) JMeter
17 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
18 8 (12.12%) Degree
18 8 (12.12%) HP UFT
18 8 (12.12%) SQL
18 8 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
18 8 (12.12%) Test Strategy

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 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.55%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) ATM
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (57.58%) Selenium
2 27 (40.91%) WebDriver
3 22 (33.33%) TestNG
4 21 (31.82%) JUnit
5 16 (24.24%) Cucumber
6 9 (13.64%) JMeter
7 8 (12.12%) HP UFT
8 7 (10.61%) JIRA
9 4 (6.06%) LoadRunner
10 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
10 3 (4.55%) Maven
10 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
11 2 (3.03%) Appium
11 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
11 2 (3.03%) Jtest
11 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.52%) Robot Framework
12 1 (1.52%) SilkTest
12 1 (1.52%) Zephyr
General
1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Marketing
4 4 (6.06%) Electronics
4 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.55%) Games
5 3 (4.55%) Publishing
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) iGaming
6 2 (3.03%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) CSS
1 6 (9.09%) HTML
2 4 (6.06%) .NET
2 4 (6.06%) Ajax
2 4 (6.06%) jQuery
3 3 (4.55%) Drools
3 3 (4.55%) Gherkin
3 3 (4.55%) RESTful
3 3 (4.55%) Spring
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.03%) Flash
4 2 (3.03%) HTML5
4 2 (3.03%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.52%) Middleware
5 1 (1.52%) REST
5 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Social Media
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.52%) iPad
4 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 31 (46.97%) Automated Testing
4 25 (37.88%) Mentoring
5 19 (28.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 12 (18.18%) Functional Testing
8 11 (16.67%) BDD
8 11 (16.67%) Test Management
9 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
9 10 (15.15%) Scrum
10 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
11 8 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (12.12%) Test Strategy
12 7 (10.61%) Automation Testing
12 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
12 7 (10.61%) Regression Testing
13 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
13 6 (9.09%) SDLC
13 6 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) C#
2 19 (28.79%) Java
3 8 (12.12%) SQL
4 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (7.58%) Ruby
6 3 (4.55%) Groovy
7 2 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) ISEB
2 8 (12.12%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (34.85%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) HP
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) SAP
3 3 (4.55%) hybris
4 2 (3.03%) Apple
4 2 (3.03%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.52%) New Relic
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
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