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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 25 11
Rank change year-on-year -6 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.27% 1.33% 13.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.68% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 13
Median salary £57,500 £47,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.34% -27.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 148 119 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 96.73% 79.33% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 106 97 119
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Test Automation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 25 June 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) Docker
5 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (50.00%) Python
5 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (43.75%) Scrum
6 7 (43.75%) Banking
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Unix
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) .NET
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) JSON
7 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 5 (31.25%) GitHub
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
9 4 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Ruby
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services

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 (12.50%) Ethereum
1 2 (12.50%) Hyperledger
2 1 (6.25%) DataSynapse
2 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) GitHub
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (18.75%) Blockchain
4 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (18.75%) Redis
5 2 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 2 (12.50%) Ant
4 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 2 (12.50%) Concordion
4 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (12.50%) Gradle
4 2 (12.50%) Grunt
4 2 (12.50%) gulp
4 2 (12.50%) Hudson
4 2 (12.50%) JBehave
4 2 (12.50%) jspm
4 2 (12.50%) JUnit
4 2 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Cloud Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) JSON
2 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (25.00%) React
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) Node.js
4 3 (18.75%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Native
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) Fintech
4 1 (6.25%) Beowulf
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Kanban
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Cryptography
6 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) SOLID
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) C
6 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.25%) ES6
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (12.50%) Perforce
2 2 (12.50%) Solace