The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
London / Hammersmith
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 25 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 12.20% 8.33% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.44% 9.33% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 2
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +52.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £32,250
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 Hammersmith with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hammersmith
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 201 75 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 98.05% 89.29% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 178 61 75
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hammersmith 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 Hammersmith

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Hammersmith

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Hammersmith

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Hammersmith

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Hammersmith over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 28 (65.12%) JIRA
1 28 (65.12%) Git (software)
2 26 (60.47%) Selenium
3 25 (58.14%) Ruby
3 25 (58.14%) WebDriver
3 25 (58.14%) Confluence
3 25 (58.14%) Cucumber
3 25 (58.14%) Capybara
4 24 (55.81%) Atlassian
5 22 (51.16%) Scrum
6 19 (44.19%) TeamCity
6 19 (44.19%) RSpec
6 19 (44.19%) RubyGems
7 16 (37.21%) BDD
8 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (25.58%) ISTQB
10 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
10 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
10 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
10 9 (20.93%) C#
11 8 (18.60%) SQL
11 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
11 8 (18.60%) Windows
11 8 (18.60%) SOA
11 8 (18.60%) MVC
11 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (18.60%) TDD
11 8 (18.60%) SOLID
11 8 (18.60%) DevOps
12 7 (16.28%) .NET

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 25 (58.14%) Confluence
2 5 (11.63%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (65.12%) Git (software)
1 28 (65.12%) JIRA
2 26 (60.47%) Selenium
3 25 (58.14%) Capybara
3 25 (58.14%) Cucumber
3 25 (58.14%) WebDriver
4 19 (44.19%) RSpec
4 19 (44.19%) RubyGems
4 19 (44.19%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.98%) Bower
5 3 (6.98%) gulp
5 3 (6.98%) Protractor
5 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.98%) webpack
6 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Tester
3 11 (25.58%) Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Automation Tester
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Tester
7 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
7 4 (9.30%) QA Automation Tester
7 4 (9.30%) QA Tester
7 4 (9.30%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
7 4 (9.30%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Angular Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.98%) Ruby Automation Tester
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Test Automation Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) JSON
2 5 (11.63%) RESTful
2 5 (11.63%) Sensu
3 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.98%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) HTML5
3 3 (6.98%) Sass
3 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (4.65%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
3 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Scrum
2 16 (37.21%) BDD
3 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.60%) DevOps
5 8 (18.60%) MVC
5 8 (18.60%) SOA
5 8 (18.60%) SOLID
5 8 (18.60%) TDD
6 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.63%) Functional Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.30%) QA Automation
9 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.65%) API Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Ruby
2 9 (20.93%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Java
5 3 (6.98%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) ISTQB
2 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.33%) Civica
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
Hammersmith
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago