The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 35 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.41% 1.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 243 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 95.77% 91.70% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 117 229 266
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Bedford region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Bedford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) OpenID
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) OAuth
2 1 (14.29%) OpenID
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft