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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Manager
UK
Rank 794 904 928
Rank change year-on-year
+110 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Manager 50 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.052% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.053% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 30
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £68,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -19.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -16.98%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Test Automation Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Automation Manager
Top 29 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +95 47 £62,500 +8.69% 7
London +59 20 £75,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands - 7 £54,250 -
Birmingham - 7 £54,250 -
East of England +32 6 £66,250 +1.92% 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £66,250 -
East Midlands - 4 £60,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £60,000 -
South East +34 3 £50,000 -4.76%
West Yorkshire +21 3 £55,000 - 1
Leeds +20 3 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +16 3 £55,000 - 1
North West -14 3 £62,500 +52.43%
Manchester -28 3 £62,500 +52.43%
Watford - 3 £72,500 -
City of London +36 2 £62,500 -7.40% 1
Hampshire +7 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Cardiff - 2 £45,000 -
South Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £50,000 -
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +20 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Wiltshire - 1 £60,000 -
South West - 1 £60,000 - 2
Harpenden - 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £55,000 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Malmesbury - 1 £60,000 -

Test Automation Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (52.50%) QA
3 39 (48.75%) Selenium
4 33 (41.25%) Test Automation
5 26 (32.50%) Automated Testing
6 24 (30.00%) Automation Testing
7 22 (27.50%) Java
8 21 (26.25%) Test Strategy
9 20 (25.00%) Test Management
10 19 (23.75%) BDD
11 18 (22.50%) SQL
11 18 (22.50%) ISEB
11 18 (22.50%) Finance
12 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (21.25%) ISTQB
12 17 (21.25%) TDD
13 16 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (20.00%) Cucumber
13 16 (20.00%) SDLC
14 15 (18.75%) Scrum
15 13 (16.25%) Test Scripting
15 13 (16.25%) Software Testing
15 13 (16.25%) WebDriver
16 12 (15.00%) HP UFT
17 11 (13.75%) Integration Testing
18 10 (12.50%) E-Commerce
19 9 (11.25%) C#
19 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
19 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (11.25%) Gherkin

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 3 (3.75%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) FTP
1 2 (2.50%) Skype
1 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Big Data
3 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (48.75%) Selenium
2 16 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 13 (16.25%) WebDriver
4 12 (15.00%) HP UFT
5 7 (8.75%) JBehave
5 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.50%) Appium
6 6 (7.50%) JIRA
6 6 (7.50%) SpecFlow
7 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (6.25%) Maven
7 5 (6.25%) Robot Framework
7 5 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.75%) SilkTest
8 3 (3.75%) Subversion
9 2 (2.50%) Ant
9 2 (2.50%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 4 (5.00%) iGaming
4 4 (5.00%) Publishing
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) Gherkin
2 8 (10.00%) .NET
3 6 (7.50%) Web Services
4 3 (3.75%) RESTful
4 3 (3.75%) SOAP
5 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.50%) Ajax
5 2 (2.50%) CSS
5 2 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.50%) HTML
5 2 (2.50%) JMS
5 2 (2.50%) Spring
5 2 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Fintech
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Equities
4 2 (2.50%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.50%) Xbox
5 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Android
2 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
2 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (66.25%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (41.25%) Test Automation
3 26 (32.50%) Automated Testing
4 24 (30.00%) Automation Testing
5 21 (26.25%) Test Strategy
6 20 (25.00%) Test Management
7 19 (23.75%) BDD
8 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (21.25%) TDD
9 16 (20.00%) SDLC
9 16 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (18.75%) Scrum
11 13 (16.25%) Software Testing
11 13 (16.25%) Test Scripting
12 11 (13.75%) Integration Testing
13 10 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
15 8 (10.00%) System Testing
15 8 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.50%) Java
2 18 (22.50%) SQL
3 9 (11.25%) C#
4 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.75%) Scala
5 2 (2.50%) C
5 2 (2.50%) C++
5 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.50%) VB
5 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.50%) VBScript
6 1 (1.25%) Erlang
6 1 (1.25%) Groovy
6 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) ISEB
2 17 (21.25%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.25%) Degree
3 5 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (52.50%) QA
2 6 (7.50%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) Atlassian
2 3 (3.75%) Dynatrace
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco
3 2 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (1.25%) Murex
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum + excllenent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago