Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 39 29
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 17 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 7.91% 2.99% 6.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.29% 3.21% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 13
Canary Wharf median annual salary £72,500 £41,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.76% -36.54% -35.00%
10th Percentile £65,000 £32,375 £56,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £47,125 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £72,500 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +61.11% -30.77% -35.00%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 205 249 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 95.35% 92.91% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 157 213 209
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £45,450 £43,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £98,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +12.50%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Canary Wharf

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation in Canary Wharf.

Salary trend for Test Automation in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) C#
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) Retail
5 9 (52.94%) Nucleus RTOS
5 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
6 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
6 8 (47.06%) Android
6 8 (47.06%) Android Development
6 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
7 7 (41.18%) TDD
7 7 (41.18%) Scrum
7 7 (41.18%) .NET
8 6 (35.29%) C++
8 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) C
8 6 (35.29%) Unix
8 6 (35.29%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (35.29%) Objective-C
8 6 (35.29%) Pair Programming
8 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (35.29%) Ruby
8 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
8 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Phone
8 6 (35.29%) Mobile Application Development

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) IaaS
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) HBase
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) GitLab
2 3 (17.65%) Jasmine
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) NUnit
2 3 (17.65%) ReSharper
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Agile Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Database Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) React Native
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Django
3 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) Akka
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) Dagger
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) Retrofit
4 2 (11.76%) RxJava
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (11.76%) Derivative
4 2 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (11.76%) Market Risk
4 2 (11.76%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Nucleus RTOS
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Android
3 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
3 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Phone
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
3 8 (47.06%) Android Development
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) Coaching
5 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) Extreme Programming
5 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
5 6 (35.29%) Kanban
5 6 (35.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (35.29%) Mobile Development
5 6 (35.29%) Pair Programming
5 6 (35.29%) Web Application Development
6 5 (29.41%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
7 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Apple Swift
4 6 (35.29%) C
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) Objective-C
4 6 (35.29%) Ruby
5 4 (23.53%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
6 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (11.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle