The median annual salary for a Test Automation Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Automation Test Consultant
England / London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 627 667
Rank change year-on-year +62 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 53 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.045% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.047% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 49 14 6
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £59,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +9.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £100,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £100,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -55.00% +135.29%  

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 34768 38299 43107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.76% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112495 145931 163630
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Test Automation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation Consultant in London

Test Automation Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Test Automation Consultant in London

Test Automation Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation Consultant in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation Consultant in London

Test Automation Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Hammersmith - 2 £50,000 -
City of London +27 1 - - 1
Test Automation Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Test Automation Consultant 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 Test Automation Consultant in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 85 (90.43%) Selenium
3 62 (65.96%) Java
4 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (43.62%) C#
6 40 (42.55%) Open Source
7 39 (41.49%) SDLC
8 36 (38.30%) Test Strategy
8 36 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (36.17%) SQL
10 33 (35.11%) .NET
11 32 (34.04%) JavaScript
12 30 (31.91%) HTML
12 30 (31.91%) JUnit
12 30 (31.91%) CSS
12 30 (31.91%) TestNG
12 30 (31.91%) Degree
12 30 (31.91%) Jasmine
12 30 (31.91%) Protractor
13 27 (28.72%) Finance
14 21 (22.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (22.34%) DevOps
15 20 (21.28%) HP UFT
16 19 (20.21%) Mentoring
17 18 (19.15%) Coaching
18 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (15.96%) Cucumber
20 12 (12.77%) Calabash
20 12 (12.77%) Appium
20 12 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery

Test Automation Consultant 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 85 (90.43%) Selenium
2 30 (31.91%) Jasmine
2 30 (31.91%) JUnit
2 30 (31.91%) Protractor
2 30 (31.91%) TestNG
3 20 (21.28%) HP UFT
4 15 (15.96%) Cucumber
5 12 (12.77%) Appium
5 12 (12.77%) Calabash
6 10 (10.64%) eggPlant
6 10 (10.64%) SilkTest
7 6 (6.38%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.26%) JIRA
9 3 (3.19%) Mockito
9 3 (3.19%) Moq
10 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.13%) Capybara
10 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (28.72%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
3 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.11%) .NET
2 30 (31.91%) CSS
2 30 (31.91%) HTML
3 5 (5.32%) RESTful
4 3 (3.19%) Web Services
4 3 (3.19%) XML
5 2 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.19%) BBC
2 3 (3.19%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 47 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (42.55%) Open Source
4 39 (41.49%) SDLC
5 36 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (38.30%) Test Strategy
6 21 (22.34%) DevOps
6 21 (22.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (20.21%) Mentoring
8 18 (19.15%) Coaching
9 12 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (11.70%) Test Management
11 10 (10.64%) BDD
12 9 (9.57%) TDD
13 6 (6.38%) Presales
14 5 (5.32%) OO
14 5 (5.32%) OOP
14 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
15 4 (4.26%) Performance Testing
16 3 (3.19%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 62 (65.96%) Java
2 41 (43.62%) C#
3 34 (36.17%) SQL
4 32 (34.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (31.91%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
3 10 (10.64%) ISEB
4 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (3.19%) BT
1 3 (3.19%) McAfee
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle
2 2 (2.13%) SAP
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