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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 40 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.51% - 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% - 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £42,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Automation 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
176 239 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 90.26% 92.64% 82.37%
Number of salaries quoted 140 165 309
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Bedford

Automation Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Automation 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago