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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Manager
Rank 849 914 934
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Manager 33 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.047% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.049% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 40
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £77,500 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £56,250 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Test Automation Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Automation Manager
Top 30 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 10 December 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 +44 33 £60,000 -7.69% 7
London +33 13 £60,000 -20.00% 4
East of England +29 9 £62,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £75,000 -
South East +45 3 £50,000 -13.04%
City of London - 3 £60,000 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £75,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £75,000 -
Cambridge +14 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £67,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £53,500 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £53,500 - 1
Harpenden - 2 - - 1
Watford - 2 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +27 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Leeds +24 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Yorkshire +22 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Hampshire +4 1 £50,000 -4.76%
North West -17 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £52,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £47,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Oxford - 1 £47,000 -
Derby - 1 £52,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £50,000 -
Luton - 1 £70,000 -

Test Automation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (49.09%) Selenium
3 24 (43.64%) QA
3 24 (43.64%) Test Automation
4 21 (38.18%) Automated Testing
5 18 (32.73%) SQL
6 17 (30.91%) WebDriver
7 16 (29.09%) Automation Testing
8 15 (27.27%) Scrum
9 14 (25.45%) Software Testing
10 13 (23.64%) Java
11 12 (21.82%) ISEB
12 11 (20.00%) Test Management
12 11 (20.00%) Finance
13 10 (18.18%) Cucumber
13 10 (18.18%) BDD
14 9 (16.36%) C#
15 8 (14.55%) JUnit
15 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
15 8 (14.55%) Maven
15 8 (14.55%) SDLC
16 7 (12.73%) Presales
16 7 (12.73%) Test Strategy
16 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
16 7 (12.73%) Kanban
16 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
16 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
16 7 (12.73%) .NET

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 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) FTP
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Big Data
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (49.09%) Selenium
2 17 (30.91%) WebDriver
3 10 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.55%) JUnit
4 8 (14.55%) Maven
5 6 (10.91%) JIRA
6 5 (9.09%) HP UFT
6 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 5 (9.09%) JMeter
6 5 (9.09%) Robot Framework
6 5 (9.09%) SoapUI
6 5 (9.09%) SpecFlow
6 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (7.27%) JBehave
8 3 (5.45%) Subversion
8 3 (5.45%) TestNG
9 2 (3.64%) Ant
9 2 (3.64%) RSpec
9 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) iGaming
2 5 (9.09%) Publishing
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
2 5 (9.09%) RESTful
2 5 (9.09%) Spring
3 4 (7.27%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) Drools
5 2 (3.64%) Ajax
5 2 (3.64%) CSS
5 2 (3.64%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.64%) HTML
5 2 (3.64%) JMS
5 2 (3.64%) XML
6 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.45%) Social Media
2 2 (3.64%) Equities
2 2 (3.64%) Market Risk
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.82%) iPad
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.82%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (43.64%) Test Automation
3 21 (38.18%) Automated Testing
4 16 (29.09%) Automation Testing
5 15 (27.27%) Scrum
6 14 (25.45%) Software Testing
7 11 (20.00%) Test Management
8 10 (18.18%) BDD
9 8 (14.55%) SDLC
9 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (12.73%) Kanban
10 7 (12.73%) Presales
10 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
10 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
10 7 (12.73%) Test Strategy
10 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (10.91%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (10.91%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) Java
3 9 (16.36%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) C++
4 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) Erlang
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Scala
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) ISEB
2 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 4 (7.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (43.64%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) hybris
2 2 (3.64%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £140,000 per annum Excellent basic Plus variable - 50/
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £51,296 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 22 days ago