Period
to 10 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Web Automation Tester was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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

Web Automation Tester
UK
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 832 1089 1211
Rank change year-on-year +257 +122 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Web Automation Tester 7 28 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.019% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.020% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 8
Median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -16.67% +16.13%
10th Percentile £24,500 £36,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £44,750 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -11.76% +21.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 73,416 140,757 170,634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 95.88% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59,114 112,373 138,268
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Web Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Web Automation Tester in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Automation Tester in the UK

Web Automation Tester
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Automation Tester.

Salary trend for Web Automation Tester in the UK

Web Automation Tester
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Automation Tester over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Web Automation Tester in the UK

Web Automation Tester
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Automation Tester within the UK over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
England +259 7 £55,000 +46.67% 3
London +178 5 £61,250 +19.51% 3
UK excluding London +213 2 £50,000 +33.33%
South West - 2 £50,000 -
Work from Home +69 1 £27,000 -

Web Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, Web Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Web Automation Tester in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 3 (42.86%) API Testing
5 3 (42.86%) WebdriverIO
6 2 (28.57%) GraphQL
6 2 (28.57%) Microservices
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) Docker
6 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 2 (28.57%) ISEB
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
6 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 2 (28.57%) Azure
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Web Automation Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) AWS
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (14.29%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) Android Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Appium
4 1 (14.29%) Charles Proxy
4 1 (14.29%) JMeter
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WebdriverIO
2 2 (28.57%) GraphQL
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Kafka
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) API Testing
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore