The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Manager
Rank - 869 883
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Manager 0 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £35,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.38%
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

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
109613 101511 111389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88645 84193 95104
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro

Test Automation Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle