Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Automation Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 800 904
Rank change year-on-year +4 +104 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 49 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.065% 0.057% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.060% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 21
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +55.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £100,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +64.71% -10.53%

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 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
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 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
West London - 1 £50,000 -
Test Automation Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 49 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 47 (95.92%) Selenium
3 43 (87.76%) Java
4 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (57.14%) C#
6 24 (48.98%) JUnit
6 24 (48.98%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
8 22 (44.90%) Open Source
9 20 (40.82%) TestNG
10 19 (38.78%) .NET
11 18 (36.73%) SQL
11 18 (36.73%) Jasmine
11 18 (36.73%) SDLC
12 17 (34.69%) Protractor
12 17 (34.69%) CSS
12 17 (34.69%) HTML
12 17 (34.69%) Degree
13 16 (32.65%) Test Strategy
14 14 (28.57%) Finance
15 13 (26.53%) TDD
16 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
17 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
17 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
17 11 (22.45%) BDD
17 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 9 (18.37%) Coaching
18 9 (18.37%) WebDriver
19 8 (16.33%) Appium
19 8 (16.33%) Analytical Thinking

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.12%) BrowserStack
2 2 (4.08%) G Suite
2 2 (4.08%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) Slack
3 1 (2.04%) Tricentis Tosca
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (95.92%) Selenium
2 24 (48.98%) JUnit
3 20 (40.82%) TestNG
4 18 (36.73%) Jasmine
5 17 (34.69%) Protractor
6 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
7 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
8 9 (18.37%) WebDriver
9 8 (16.33%) Appium
10 7 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (14.29%) SoapUI
11 6 (12.24%) Buildbot
12 4 (8.16%) JMeter
13 3 (6.12%) Fiddler
13 3 (6.12%) Ranorex
14 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
14 2 (4.08%) WATIR
15 1 (2.04%) JIRA
15 1 (2.04%) NUnit
15 1 (2.04%) SilkTest
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) .NET
2 17 (34.69%) CSS
2 17 (34.69%) HTML
3 4 (8.16%) JSON
3 4 (8.16%) REST
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (44.90%) Open Source
5 18 (36.73%) SDLC
6 16 (32.65%) Test Strategy
7 13 (26.53%) TDD
8 11 (22.45%) BDD
8 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
8 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (18.37%) Coaching
10 8 (16.33%) Analytical Thinking
11 7 (14.29%) DevOps
11 7 (14.29%) Test Management
12 6 (12.24%) ERP
12 6 (12.24%) Scrum
13 5 (10.20%) OOP
13 5 (10.20%) Presales
14 4 (8.16%) API Testing
14 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) Java
2 28 (57.14%) C#
3 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.73%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) Ruby
6 7 (14.29%) Python
7 6 (12.24%) Scala
8 3 (6.12%) C
8 3 (6.12%) C++
8 3 (6.12%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
1 6 (12.24%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Perfecto Mobile