The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 / Docklands, London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 6.98% 6.67% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 6.98% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -17.85%  
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 Docklands, London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39 43 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 90.70% 95.56% 91.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 119
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -25.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £46,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Docklands, London

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Docklands, London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Docklands, London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Docklands, London

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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Clipper
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Kofax
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Clipper
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
1 1 (33.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Kofax
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Solace