The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 28 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 0.70% 2.13% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 2.27% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £67,500 £53,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.58% +39.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Uxbridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 131 132 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 91.61% 93.62% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 109 113 133
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge citing Test Automation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Uxbridge

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Uxbridge region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Product Owner
1 1 (50.00%) Product Owner
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree