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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Manager
Rank 893 919 937
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Manager 18 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.041% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.043% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 32
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,600 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £58,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.50%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
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 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 September 2016 within the UK.

Test Automation Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Automation Manager
Top 12 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 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 +28 18 £55,000 -15.38% 1
South East +49 10 £49,750 -13.47% 1
London +28 7 £73,000 +4.28%
Oxford - 5 £47,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £47,000 -
Fareham - 4 £60,000 -
City of London +59 2 £70,000 -
East of England +12 1 £40,000 -
Luton - 1 £40,000 -
Winchester - 1 £52,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -

Test Automation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) Automated Testing
3 27 (52.94%) Selenium
3 27 (52.94%) Test Automation
4 25 (49.02%) Finance
5 21 (41.18%) C#
6 20 (39.22%) WebDriver
7 19 (37.25%) Mentoring
8 18 (35.29%) QA
8 18 (35.29%) JUnit
9 16 (31.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (29.41%) Windows
11 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
11 14 (27.45%) TestNG
11 14 (27.45%) Social Media
12 13 (25.49%) Scrum
13 12 (23.53%) Functional Testing
14 11 (21.57%) Java
14 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
15 10 (19.61%) Test Management
16 9 (17.65%) BDD
16 9 (17.65%) Software Testing
16 9 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
17 8 (15.69%) ISEB
17 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
17 8 (15.69%) JIRA
18 7 (13.73%) Kanban
18 7 (13.73%) SQL
18 7 (13.73%) .NET
19 6 (11.76%) HP UFT

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 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Selenium
2 20 (39.22%) WebDriver
3 18 (35.29%) JUnit
4 14 (27.45%) TestNG
5 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
6 8 (15.69%) JIRA
7 6 (11.76%) HP UFT
8 5 (9.80%) JMeter
9 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
9 4 (7.84%) Maven
9 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
10 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
10 3 (5.88%) LoadRunner
11 2 (3.92%) Jtest
11 2 (3.92%) Robot Framework
12 1 (1.96%) JBehave
12 1 (1.96%) Mockito
12 1 (1.96%) Moq
12 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Publishing
3 5 (9.80%) iGaming
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) RESTful
2 4 (7.84%) Spring
3 3 (5.88%) Drools
4 2 (3.92%) CSS
4 2 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.92%) Flash
4 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.96%) REST
5 1 (1.96%) SOAP
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Social Media
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
3 1 (1.96%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) AIX
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) Automated Testing
3 27 (52.94%) Test Automation
4 19 (37.25%) Mentoring
5 16 (31.37%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
7 13 (25.49%) Scrum
8 12 (23.53%) Functional Testing
9 10 (19.61%) Test Management
10 9 (17.65%) BDD
10 9 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Software Testing
11 8 (15.69%) Test Strategy
12 7 (13.73%) Kanban
13 6 (11.76%) Automation Testing
13 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
13 6 (11.76%) SDLC
14 5 (9.80%) Line Management
14 5 (9.80%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) Java
3 7 (13.73%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) C++
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) Erlang
5 1 (1.96%) Groovy
5 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) ISEB
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) HP
2 3 (5.88%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 2 (3.92%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) New Relic
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
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