Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Automation Developer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Automation Test Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 332 378
Rank change year-on-year +17 +46 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Developer 6 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.059% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 28
City of London median annual salary £46,250 £60,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.92% -12.73% +25.00%
10th Percentile £39,625 £56,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £51,875 £72,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year -16.67% -12.73% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9690 11231 16273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 10236 14140
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Test Automation Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation Developer in the City of London

Test Automation Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Test Automation Developer in the City of London

Test Automation Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Test Automation Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Test Automation Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Video Processing
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) STB
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SQLite
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) BT
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) BBC
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Fedora
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins

Test Automation Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) BBC
1 4 (66.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Fedora
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Video Processing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SDET
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Arqiva
1 4 (66.67%) BT