The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Automation Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Manager
Rank 909 872 893
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Manager 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.003% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £56,250 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £41,800 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £52,500
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Test Automation Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Test Automation Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Automation Manager
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -41 2 £56,250 -13.46%
London -41 1 £65,000 -
Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

Test Automation Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Automation Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Automation Manager in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

Test Automation Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Test Automation Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Automation Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) HP