The median annual salary for a Test Automation Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Consultant
England / London
Rank 538 643 652
Rank change year-on-year +105 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Consultant 38 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.025% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 1
Median salary £70,000 £52,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -32.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +27.81%  

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 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Automation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Test Automation Consultant in the job title.

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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation Consultant in London

Test Automation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (82.00%) Selenium
2 33 (66.00%) Java
3 32 (64.00%) Test Automation
4 27 (54.00%) Finance
4 27 (54.00%) Test Strategy
5 26 (52.00%) Automation Testing
6 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (36.00%) Open Source
8 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (34.00%) C#
9 15 (30.00%) SDLC
10 13 (26.00%) DevOps
10 13 (26.00%) SQL
11 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (22.00%) Cucumber
12 10 (20.00%) Jasmine
12 10 (20.00%) Protractor
12 10 (20.00%) Degree
12 10 (20.00%) TestNG
12 10 (20.00%) .NET
12 10 (20.00%) JUnit
12 10 (20.00%) CSS
12 10 (20.00%) HTML
12 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (18.00%) Coaching
13 9 (18.00%) Appium
13 9 (18.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (16.00%) BDD
14 8 (16.00%) Test Management

Test Automation Consultant Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) G Suite
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
1 2 (4.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 41 (82.00%) Selenium
2 11 (22.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 10 (20.00%) JUnit
3 10 (20.00%) Protractor
3 10 (20.00%) TestNG
4 9 (18.00%) Appium
5 7 (14.00%) Calabash
6 6 (12.00%) HP UFT
6 6 (12.00%) SilkTest
7 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.00%) JIRA
7 3 (6.00%) Mockito
7 3 (6.00%) Moq
8 2 (4.00%) Buildbot
8 2 (4.00%) Ranorex
8 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.00%) WATIR
9 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
1 10 (20.00%) CSS
1 10 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) RESTful
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 3 (6.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) BBC
2 3 (6.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Test Automation
2 27 (54.00%) Test Strategy
3 26 (52.00%) Automation Testing
4 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (36.00%) Open Source
6 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (30.00%) SDLC
8 13 (26.00%) DevOps
9 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (18.00%) Coaching
10 9 (18.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (16.00%) BDD
11 8 (16.00%) Test Management
12 7 (14.00%) TDD
13 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
14 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
15 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
15 3 (6.00%) Migration
15 3 (6.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) C#
3 13 (26.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Ruby
5 2 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) BT
1 3 (6.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (4.00%) Google
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