Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 43 41
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 41 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 16.60% 4.24% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.64% 4.64% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 2
Canary Wharf median annual salary £92,500 £66,250 £60,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.62% +9.05% -6.54%
10th Percentile £50,000 £38,875 £56,675
90th Percentile £110,000 £98,750 £64,225
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £92,500 £66,250 £60,750
% change year-on-year +39.62% +9.05% +1.25%

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 220 345 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 89.07% 91.51% 78.77%
Number of salaries quoted 152 262 206
Canary Wharf median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,750 £39,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -7.69%

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

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 34 (82.93%) Git (software)
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (70.73%) C#
3 29 (70.73%) Java
4 28 (68.29%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (65.85%) Finance
6 26 (63.41%) Retail
6 26 (63.41%) Windows
6 26 (63.41%) Nucleus RTOS
7 23 (56.10%) TDD
8 22 (53.66%) Scrum
8 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
8 22 (53.66%) .NET
8 22 (53.66%) BDD
9 21 (51.22%) jQuery
10 20 (48.78%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (48.78%) Apple iOS
10 20 (48.78%) Kanban
10 20 (48.78%) Android
10 20 (48.78%) C++
10 20 (48.78%) C
10 20 (48.78%) Extreme Programming
10 20 (48.78%) Pair Programming
10 20 (48.78%) Software Engineering
10 20 (48.78%) Windows Phone
10 20 (48.78%) Android Development
10 20 (48.78%) iOS Development
10 20 (48.78%) Mobile Development
10 20 (48.78%) React Native
10 20 (48.78%) Greenfield Project

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 4 (9.76%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) GitHub
2 6 (14.63%) IaaS
2 6 (14.63%) PaaS
2 6 (14.63%) SaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) Blockchain
3 4 (9.76%) Big Data
3 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.76%) Redis
4 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.32%) HBase
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (82.93%) Git (software)
2 17 (41.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (36.59%) Jasmine
3 15 (36.59%) NUnit
3 15 (36.59%) ReSharper
3 15 (36.59%) Selenium
3 15 (36.59%) SpecFlow
4 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
4 8 (19.51%) Subversion
5 6 (14.63%) GitLab
6 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (65.85%) Finance
2 26 (63.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) Senior Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Senior Agile Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Senior Software Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Software Developer
4 11 (26.83%) C# Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Agile C# Developer
5 9 (21.95%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (14.63%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Unix Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) .NET
2 21 (51.22%) jQuery
3 20 (48.78%) React Native
4 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
5 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
5 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (36.59%) Code First Entity Framework
5 15 (36.59%) Entity Framework
6 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
7 8 (19.51%) Smart Contracts
8 6 (14.63%) CSS
8 6 (14.63%) Django
8 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (12.20%) HTML
10 4 (9.76%) DOM
10 4 (9.76%) Ember.js
10 4 (9.76%) Node.js
10 4 (9.76%) Redux
11 3 (7.32%) Akka
11 3 (7.32%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Credit Derivative
3 3 (7.32%) Derivative
3 3 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.32%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Nucleus RTOS
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Android
2 20 (48.78%) Apple iOS
2 20 (48.78%) Windows Phone
3 10 (24.39%) Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (68.29%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (56.10%) TDD
4 22 (53.66%) BDD
4 22 (53.66%) Scrum
5 20 (48.78%) Android Development
5 20 (48.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (48.78%) Extreme Programming
5 20 (48.78%) iOS Development
5 20 (48.78%) Kanban
5 20 (48.78%) Mobile Development
5 20 (48.78%) Pair Programming
5 20 (48.78%) Software Engineering
6 15 (36.59%) MVC
6 15 (36.59%) Web Development
7 11 (26.83%) Mentoring
7 11 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
9 9 (21.95%) OO
10 6 (14.63%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) C#
1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 20 (48.78%) C
3 20 (48.78%) C++
4 13 (31.71%) SQL
5 11 (26.83%) Ruby
6 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
6 6 (14.63%) Perl
6 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
6 6 (14.63%) Python
7 5 (12.20%) Apple Swift
7 5 (12.20%) Objective-C
8 4 (9.76%) Scala
9 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Ansible
1 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Teradata