Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Test Automation Analyst
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 720 683 658
Rank change year-on-year -37 -25 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 118 159 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 99 149 235
London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% -4.21%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in London

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in London

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in London

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Central London +10 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West London -2 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Automation Test Analyst
England

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Automation Test Analyst 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 London region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 118 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 94 (79.66%) Selenium
3 74 (62.71%) QA
4 68 (57.63%) Finance
5 53 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (38.98%) C#
6 46 (38.98%) Cucumber
7 45 (38.14%) SQL
8 43 (36.44%) SoapUI
9 39 (33.05%) Banking
9 39 (33.05%) Regression Testing
10 38 (32.20%) Test Scripting
11 35 (29.66%) HP UFT
12 33 (27.97%) BDD
13 32 (27.12%) JIRA
14 31 (26.27%) User Acceptance Testing
14 31 (26.27%) Functional Testing
15 27 (22.88%) RESTful
15 27 (22.88%) WebDriver
16 26 (22.03%) REST
16 26 (22.03%) Jenkins
16 26 (22.03%) Java
17 25 (21.19%) XML
18 22 (18.64%) RabbitMQ
18 22 (18.64%) Test Management
18 22 (18.64%) Scrum
19 21 (17.80%) MSMQ
19 21 (17.80%) WebSphere MQ
19 21 (17.80%) API Integration
20 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (3.39%) Confluence
1 4 (3.39%) Drupal
2 2 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.69%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.32%) BrowserStack
2 9 (7.63%) BlazeMeter
3 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.39%) SaaS
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.85%) G Suite
6 1 (0.85%) Office 365
6 1 (0.85%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.24%) Blockchain
1 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.54%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.69%) Big Data
3 2 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.85%) Redis
4 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 94 (79.66%) Selenium
2 46 (38.98%) Cucumber
3 43 (36.44%) SoapUI
4 35 (29.66%) HP UFT
5 32 (27.12%) JIRA
6 27 (22.88%) WebDriver
7 26 (22.03%) Jenkins
8 17 (14.41%) SpecFlow
9 15 (12.71%) JMeter
10 12 (10.17%) Appium
10 12 (10.17%) Git (software)
11 10 (8.47%) Visual Studio
12 9 (7.63%) JUnit
12 9 (7.63%) Zephyr
13 7 (5.93%) JBehave
13 7 (5.93%) TestNG
14 5 (4.24%) FitNesse
14 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 3 (2.54%) WATIR
General
1 68 (57.63%) Finance
2 39 (33.05%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.39%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.88%) RESTful
2 26 (22.03%) REST
3 25 (21.19%) XML
4 22 (18.64%) RabbitMQ
5 21 (17.80%) MSMQ
5 21 (17.80%) WebSphere MQ
6 20 (16.95%) .NET
7 17 (14.41%) SOAP
8 10 (8.47%) Gherkin
9 9 (7.63%) Web Services
10 4 (3.39%) HTML
11 3 (2.54%) CSS
12 2 (1.69%) Behat
12 2 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (1.69%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.69%) JDBC
12 2 (1.69%) JSON
12 2 (1.69%) LAMP
12 2 (1.69%) Spring
12 2 (1.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) User Experience
2 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.39%) Fintech
4 3 (2.54%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.69%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (1.69%) Derivative
5 2 (1.69%) Equities
5 2 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) Android
1 11 (9.32%) Apple iOS
2 9 (7.63%) Linux
3 7 (5.93%) Windows
4 2 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 53 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (33.05%) Regression Testing
4 38 (32.20%) Test Scripting
5 33 (27.97%) BDD
6 31 (26.27%) Functional Testing
6 31 (26.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (18.64%) Scrum
7 22 (18.64%) Test Management
8 21 (17.80%) API Integration
9 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (15.25%) TDD
11 15 (12.71%) Performance Testing
12 13 (11.02%) Manual Testing
12 13 (11.02%) Validation
13 12 (10.17%) Mentoring
13 12 (10.17%) System Testing
14 11 (9.32%) Data Validation
14 11 (9.32%) Software Testing
15 10 (8.47%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.98%) C#
2 45 (38.14%) SQL
3 26 (22.03%) Java
4 14 (11.86%) Python
4 14 (11.86%) Ruby
5 8 (6.78%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.39%) PHP
7 3 (2.54%) C++
8 2 (1.69%) C
8 2 (1.69%) Groovy
8 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.69%) Scala
9 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (11.02%) ISTQB
2 12 (10.17%) ISEB
3 6 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.39%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (62.71%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (12.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (2.54%) Atlassian
1 3 (2.54%) HP
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle
2 2 (1.69%) OpenLink
3 1 (0.85%) Borland
3 1 (0.85%) Google
3 1 (0.85%) TOWER Software