Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Test Automation Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Senior Automation Test Engineer
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 835 906
Rank change year-on-year +39 +71 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Automation Engineer 32 41 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.050% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.052% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 19
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% +4.76%
10th Percentile £52,000 £52,500 £44,250
90th Percentile £70,125 £82,500 £61,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -26.92% +36.84% -5.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69686 79445 86785
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.92% 96.06% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 56082 68932 73244
London median annual salary £59,229 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Test Automation Engineer in London

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Test Automation Engineer in London

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer in London over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Test Automation Engineer in London

Senior Test Automation Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Automation Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 24 July 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 +56 10 £65,000 -8.77% 1
West London - 7 £62,500 -
North London - 1 £65,000 -
Senior Test Automation Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Senior Test Automation Engineer 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 Senior Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 29 (90.63%) Selenium
3 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) Java
4 20 (62.50%) QA
5 19 (59.38%) WebDriver
6 16 (50.00%) BDD
7 14 (43.75%) Cucumber
7 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (37.50%) C#
9 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
10 9 (28.13%) TDD
11 8 (25.00%) Workflow
11 8 (25.00%) Scrum
11 8 (25.00%) Gherkin
12 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
12 7 (21.88%) Ruby
12 7 (21.88%) SQL
13 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 6 (18.75%) Retail
14 5 (15.63%) Python
14 5 (15.63%) Appium
14 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
14 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
14 5 (15.63%) Protractor
14 5 (15.63%) QA Automation
15 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
15 4 (12.50%) API Testing
15 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (12.50%) Jasmine

Senior Test Automation Engineer 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 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.13%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 29 (90.63%) Selenium
2 19 (59.38%) WebDriver
3 14 (43.75%) Cucumber
4 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
5 5 (15.63%) Appium
5 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.63%) Protractor
6 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
6 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 3 (9.38%) Mocha
8 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
8 2 (6.25%) JIRA
8 2 (6.25%) JUnit
8 2 (6.25%) TestNG
9 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (3.13%) Capybara
9 1 (3.13%) JMeter
9 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
9 1 (3.13%) RubyMine
9 1 (3.13%) WATIR
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) JSON
4 2 (6.25%) Node.js
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) BDD
4 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 9 (28.13%) TDD
7 8 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (25.00%) Workflow
8 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
8 5 (15.63%) QA Automation
9 4 (12.50%) API Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
11 2 (6.25%) B2B
11 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.25%) OWASP
11 2 (6.25%) Pair Programming
11 2 (6.25%) SDLC
11 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
11 2 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) Groovy
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) New Relic
2 1 (3.13%) Splunk
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