The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
England / London
Rank 211 210 240
Rank change year-on-year -1 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 531 686 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.58% 1.65% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.84% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 432 540 446
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing 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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 30321 37360 36768
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 90.15% 89.62% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 25414 31908 30653
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,913 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in London

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in London.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in London

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in London

Automated Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 85 £60,000 - 17
Chiswick -3 8 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Wimbledon -4 5 £62,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 3 £50,000 - 1
Ealing +18 2 £57,500 +4.54%
West End of London +12 2 £100,000 - 5
Canary Wharf - 2 £95,000 -
Moorgate 0 1 £50,000 -
Hammersmith -11 1 £70,000 +27.27%
South Kensington - 1 £57,770 -
Isleworth - 1 £32,500 -
Orpington - 1 £42,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 London region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 678 (66.54%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (41.02%) QA
3 363 (35.62%) Java
4 346 (33.95%) Continuous Integration
5 344 (33.76%) Selenium
6 287 (28.16%) SQL
7 282 (27.67%) TDD
8 262 (25.71%) C#
9 247 (24.24%) Finance
10 245 (24.04%) JavaScript
11 220 (21.59%) Scrum
12 192 (18.84%) Python
13 190 (18.65%) HTML
14 189 (18.55%) Git (software)
15 184 (18.06%) .NET
16 182 (17.86%) OO
17 171 (16.78%) Jenkins
18 169 (16.58%) BDD
18 169 (16.58%) Linux
18 169 (16.58%) Manual Testing
19 153 (15.01%) AngularJS
20 147 (14.43%) Test Automation
21 143 (14.03%) Degree
22 133 (13.05%) Cucumber
23 130 (12.76%) Software Engineering
24 128 (12.56%) CSS
24 128 (12.56%) WebDriver
25 121 (11.87%) Computer Science
26 120 (11.78%) SDLC
27 119 (11.68%) Relational Database

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 66 (6.48%) Tomcat
2 43 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (3.34%) Apache
4 32 (3.14%) CMS
5 31 (3.04%) Jetty
6 28 (2.75%) Apache Spark
7 27 (2.65%) WebSphere
8 23 (2.26%) CoreMedia CMS
9 14 (1.37%) Confluence
9 14 (1.37%) JBoss
10 11 (1.08%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.08%) Drupal
10 11 (1.08%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.88%) SAS
12 7 (0.69%) IIS
13 6 (0.59%) nginx
14 4 (0.39%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.29%) TPMS
16 2 (0.20%) IPython
Applications
1 51 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.88%) SPSS
3 5 (0.49%) MS Office
3 5 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.39%) SPSS Modeler
5 2 (0.20%) MS Project
5 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.098%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.098%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.39%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.29%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.098%) Magento
5 1 (0.098%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.098%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 105 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (4.91%) SaaS
3 46 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (3.93%) GitHub
5 31 (3.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.37%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.98%) Force.com
9 9 (0.88%) Amazon Kinesis
10 6 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
11 5 (0.49%) TestFlight
12 4 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
12 4 (0.39%) PaaS
13 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.29%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.29%) Slack
14 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.20%) Heroku
14 2 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.99%) Internet
2 37 (3.63%) HTTP
3 7 (0.69%) FTP
4 5 (0.49%) SSL
5 4 (0.39%) Broadband
6 3 (0.29%) AMQP
6 3 (0.29%) ATM
6 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.20%) Intranet
7 2 (0.20%) LDAP
7 2 (0.20%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.098%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.098%) Network Security
8 1 (0.098%) Skype
8 1 (0.098%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (11.68%) Relational Database
2 112 (10.99%) SQL Server
3 78 (7.65%) MySQL
3 78 (7.65%) NoSQL
4 41 (4.02%) MongoDB
4 41 (4.02%) RDBMS
5 29 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (2.75%) Hadoop
7 22 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (2.16%) Redis
8 20 (1.96%) Big Data
9 15 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
10 14 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (0.98%) Apache Hive
13 8 (0.79%) CouchDB
13 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.69%) DocumentDB
14 7 (0.69%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 344 (33.76%) Selenium
2 189 (18.55%) Git (software)
3 171 (16.78%) Jenkins
4 133 (13.05%) Cucumber
5 128 (12.56%) WebDriver
6 107 (10.50%) JIRA
7 70 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 66 (6.48%) Subversion
9 55 (5.40%) SoapUI
10 50 (4.91%) Appium
11 49 (4.81%) TeamCity
12 45 (4.42%) JUnit
13 42 (4.12%) Maven
14 37 (3.63%) Eclipse
15 35 (3.43%) JMeter
16 32 (3.14%) HP UFT
16 32 (3.14%) SpecFlow
17 28 (2.75%) Hudson
18 26 (2.55%) Gradle
19 25 (2.45%) Ant
General
1 247 (24.24%) Finance
2 93 (9.13%) Banking
3 68 (6.67%) Retail
4 45 (4.42%) Games
5 34 (3.34%) Front Office
5 34 (3.34%) Marketing
6 30 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 26 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 25 (2.45%) Online Betting
9 21 (2.06%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.28%) Legal
10 13 (1.28%) Publishing
11 12 (1.18%) Advertising
11 12 (1.18%) Polish Language
12 10 (0.98%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.59%) Law
14 5 (0.49%) Electronics
15 3 (0.29%) Automotive
15 3 (0.29%) German Language
16 2 (0.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 402 (39.45%) Developer
2 167 (16.39%) QA Engineer
3 134 (13.15%) Analyst
4 133 (13.05%) Tester
5 131 (12.86%) Java Developer
6 108 (10.60%) Senior Developer
7 92 (9.03%) Automation Tester
8 77 (7.56%) Test Engineer
9 74 (7.26%) Test Analyst
10 71 (6.97%) C# Developer
11 68 (6.67%) QA Tester
12 60 (5.89%) Software Developer
13 54 (5.30%) QA Automation Engineer
14 51 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
15 50 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
16 49 (4.81%) .NET Developer
17 48 (4.71%) Software Engineer
18 46 (4.51%) QA Leader
19 45 (4.42%) QA Analyst
20 42 (4.12%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (18.65%) HTML
2 184 (18.06%) .NET
3 153 (15.01%) AngularJS
4 128 (12.56%) CSS
5 115 (11.29%) Web Services
6 107 (10.50%) REST
7 103 (10.11%) Node.js
8 99 (9.72%) Spring
9 91 (8.93%) HTML5
9 91 (8.93%) XML
10 89 (8.73%) RESTful
11 74 (7.26%) jQuery
12 70 (6.87%) React
13 67 (6.58%) ASP.NET
14 60 (5.89%) SOAP
15 58 (5.69%) .NET Framework
16 56 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 53 (5.20%) JSON
18 49 (4.81%) Java EE
19 48 (4.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.87%) Computer Science
2 87 (8.54%) Mobile App
3 85 (8.34%) User Experience
4 69 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
6 51 (5.00%) Fintech
7 34 (3.34%) Management Information System
8 26 (2.55%) Online Games
9 21 (2.06%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.96%) Equities
11 19 (1.86%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (1.57%) Internet of Things
13 14 (1.37%) Algorithms
14 12 (1.18%) Derivative
14 12 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
15 10 (0.98%) Smart Energy
16 9 (0.88%) Blog
16 9 (0.88%) Online Gambling
17 7 (0.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 169 (16.58%) Linux
2 118 (11.58%) Unix
3 94 (9.22%) Windows
4 74 (7.26%) Apple iOS
5 73 (7.16%) Android
6 31 (3.04%) Mac OS X
7 18 (1.77%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.88%) Solaris
9 8 (0.79%) AIX
10 7 (0.69%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.098%) VMS
12 1 (0.098%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.098%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (66.54%) Agile Software Development
2 346 (33.95%) Continuous Integration
3 282 (27.67%) TDD
4 220 (21.59%) Scrum
5 182 (17.86%) OO
6 169 (16.58%) BDD
6 169 (16.58%) Manual Testing
7 147 (14.43%) Test Automation
8 130 (12.76%) Software Engineering
9 120 (11.78%) SDLC
10 115 (11.29%) Kanban
11 112 (10.99%) DevOps
12 111 (10.89%) Regression Testing
13 104 (10.21%) Test Scripting
14 96 (9.42%) E-Commerce
15 95 (9.32%) MVC
16 92 (9.03%) Continuous Delivery
17 87 (8.54%) SOA
18 79 (7.75%) User Stories
19 77 (7.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 363 (35.62%) Java
2 287 (28.16%) SQL
3 262 (25.71%) C#
4 245 (24.04%) JavaScript
5 192 (18.84%) Python
6 106 (10.40%) Ruby
7 98 (9.62%) PHP
8 75 (7.36%) Scala
9 35 (3.43%) C++
10 26 (2.55%) T-SQL
11 25 (2.45%) Groovy
12 24 (2.36%) Bash Shell
12 24 (2.36%) VBA
13 20 (1.96%) Shell Script
13 20 (1.96%) TypeScript
14 19 (1.86%) C
14 19 (1.86%) Go
14 19 (1.86%) VBScript
15 17 (1.67%) Perl
16 16 (1.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 143 (14.03%) Degree
2 86 (8.44%) ISEB
3 46 (4.51%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (0.39%) OCMJD
6 4 (0.39%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.20%) CISM
8 2 (0.20%) CISSP
8 2 (0.20%) GIAC
8 2 (0.20%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.20%) MCSD
8 2 (0.20%) PhD
8 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.098%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 418 (41.02%) QA
2 25 (2.45%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.37%) SDET
4 9 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.20%) AIFMD
5 2 (0.20%) UCITS
System Software
1 54 (5.30%) Docker
2 9 (0.88%) Varnish
3 7 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.39%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.098%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.098%) etcd
7 1 (0.098%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 52 (5.10%) Puppet
2 38 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (3.24%) Ansible
4 14 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (1.08%) Kibana
6 8 (0.79%) Nagios
6 8 (0.79%) Terraform
7 6 (0.59%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.49%) Consul
9 4 (0.39%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.39%) Packer
10 3 (0.29%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.29%) Salt
10 3 (0.29%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.098%) Fluentd
11 1 (0.098%) Grafana
11 1 (0.098%) logstash
11 1 (0.098%) Mesos
11 1 (0.098%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.098%) StatsD
Vendors
1 105 (10.30%) Oracle
2 80 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 41 (4.02%) Google
4 21 (2.06%) Atlassian
5 18 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (1.77%) Zend
6 17 (1.67%) Borland
7 16 (1.57%) HP
8 8 (0.79%) Rackspace
9 7 (0.69%) BEA
9 7 (0.69%) MEDITECH
9 7 (0.69%) Xamarin
10 6 (0.59%) Apiary
10 6 (0.59%) Informatica
10 6 (0.59%) Perforce
10 6 (0.59%) Splunk
10 6 (0.59%) Tableau
11 5 (0.49%) Adobe
11 5 (0.49%) Bloomberg
11 5 (0.49%) IBM
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum - can flex dependant on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + PERKS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Venturi
Salary: Highly competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus ,shares,Pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Equity Options
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
keytree
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Health Insurance, Pension, Flexi t
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 100,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £46000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago