Automation Tester Developer Roadmap - 2020

Roadmap to becoming a Automation Test Engineer (SDET) in 2020

Below you find a set of charts demonstrating the paths that you can take and the technologies that you would want to adopt in order to become a frontend, backend automation engineer. These charts were prepared based on the inspiration from but for yours like (automation) test engineers.

Purpose of these Roadmaps

The purpose of these roadmaps is to give you an idea about the landscape and to guide you if you are confused about what to learn next and not to encourage you to pick what is trendy and most demanding. You should grow some understanding of why one tool would be better suited for some cases than the other and remember demanded and trendy never means best suited for the job.

Note to Beginners

These roadmaps cover everything that is there to learn for the paths listed below. Don’t feel overwhelmed, you don’t need to learn it all in the beginning if you are just getting started.

If you think that these can be improved in any way, please do suggest.


Automation Test Engineer Roadmap Introduction

Frontend Roadmap

Frontend Roadmap

Back-end Roadmap

Back-end Roadmap