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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation Manager
Rank 889 931 901
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Manager 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.002% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary - - £60,000

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 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 24 April 2015. 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
London +29 1 £60,000 -11.11%
England +12 1 £60,000 -11.11%

Test Automation Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) NUnit
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux

Test Automation Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) TestNG
2 1 (16.67%) JBehave
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (66.67%) Financial Institution
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Flash
1 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) ATDD
5 1 (16.67%) Bug Management
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix