Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Automation Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Automation Test Engineer
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 400 368 416
Rank change year-on-year -32 +48 +87
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Automation Engineer 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.027% 0.024% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.024% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 20
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
London median annual salary £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +6.82% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 14,351 12,282 16,450
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 96.71% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12,585 11,168 14,537
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Senior Test Automation Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Automation Engineer in Central London

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer in Central London.

Salary trend for Senior Test Automation Engineer in Central London

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southwark - 4 £45,000 -
Senior Test Automation Engineer
London

Senior Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, Senior Test Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring Senior Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 4 (100.00%) TestNG
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) API Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BrowserStack
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Senior Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) TestNG
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript