Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 39 33
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 46 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 18.93% 3.87% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 4.29% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 8
Canary Wharf median annual salary £73,750 £90,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.06% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £55,625 £63,500
90th Percentile £109,000 £102,500 £105,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £73,750 £90,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -18.06% +5.88% +61.90%

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 230 303 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.65% 90.18% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 153 235 199
Canary Wharf median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £99,250 £111,250 £100,000
Tower Hamlets median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year - +9.80% -1.92%

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 (73.91%) Java
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 31 (67.39%) Finance
3 29 (63.04%) C#
4 28 (60.87%) Windows
4 28 (60.87%) Retail
4 28 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (60.87%) Nucleus RTOS
5 20 (43.48%) TDD
5 20 (43.48%) Mentoring
6 19 (41.30%) Mobile Development
6 19 (41.30%) React Native
6 19 (41.30%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (41.30%) Pair Programming
6 19 (41.30%) Scrum
6 19 (41.30%) Extreme Programming
6 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
6 19 (41.30%) C
6 19 (41.30%) C++
6 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
6 19 (41.30%) SQL
6 19 (41.30%) .NET
6 19 (41.30%) Enterprise Architecture
6 19 (41.30%) Kanban
6 19 (41.30%) Android
6 19 (41.30%) BDD
6 19 (41.30%) Apple iOS
6 19 (41.30%) Windows Phone
6 19 (41.30%) Android 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 7 (15.22%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) IaaS
1 9 (19.57%) PaaS
1 9 (19.57%) SaaS
2 8 (17.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) Blockchain
3 6 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 6 (13.04%) HBase
4 4 (8.70%) Big Data
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.70%) Redis
5 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 11 (23.91%) Jasmine
2 11 (23.91%) NUnit
2 11 (23.91%) ReSharper
2 11 (23.91%) Selenium
2 11 (23.91%) SpecFlow
2 11 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (19.57%) GitLab
3 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.57%) Subversion
4 6 (13.04%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (67.39%) Finance
2 28 (60.87%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 22 (47.83%) Senior Developer
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Developer
3 19 (41.30%) Senior Agile Developer
4 16 (34.78%) Senior Software Developer
4 16 (34.78%) Software Developer
5 14 (30.43%) Java Developer
6 11 (23.91%) Agile C# Developer
6 11 (23.91%) C# Developer
6 11 (23.91%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (23.91%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (19.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (19.57%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 9 (19.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (19.57%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (19.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 9 (19.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 9 (19.57%) WebOps Engineer
7 9 (19.57%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (19.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) .NET
1 19 (41.30%) React Native
2 15 (32.61%) jQuery
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
3 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
3 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
4 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 9 (19.57%) Code First Entity Framework
5 9 (19.57%) Django
6 8 (17.39%) Smart Contracts
7 6 (13.04%) Akka
7 6 (13.04%) HTML
7 6 (13.04%) HTML5
7 6 (13.04%) Play Framework
8 4 (8.70%) CSS
8 4 (8.70%) DOM
8 4 (8.70%) Ember.js
8 4 (8.70%) Node.js
8 4 (8.70%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (23.91%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.04%) Credit Derivative
3 6 (13.04%) Derivative
3 6 (13.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (13.04%) Market Risk
4 3 (6.52%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Nucleus RTOS
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Android
2 19 (41.30%) Apple iOS
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Phone
3 13 (28.26%) Linux
4 12 (26.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (43.48%) Mentoring
3 20 (43.48%) TDD
4 19 (41.30%) Android Development
4 19 (41.30%) BDD
4 19 (41.30%) Enterprise Architecture
4 19 (41.30%) Extreme Programming
4 19 (41.30%) iOS Development
4 19 (41.30%) Kanban
4 19 (41.30%) Mobile Development
4 19 (41.30%) Pair Programming
4 19 (41.30%) Scrum
4 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
5 13 (28.26%) Unit Testing
6 11 (23.91%) Coaching
6 11 (23.91%) Mobile Application Development
6 11 (23.91%) MVC
6 11 (23.91%) Web Application Development
6 11 (23.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) Java
2 29 (63.04%) C#
3 19 (41.30%) C
3 19 (41.30%) C++
3 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 17 (36.96%) Ruby
5 11 (23.91%) Apple Swift
5 11 (23.91%) Objective-C
6 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
6 9 (19.57%) Perl
6 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
6 9 (19.57%) Python
7 7 (15.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Ansible
1 9 (19.57%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (19.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle