The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 81 88 98
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.76% 0.89% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.01% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 11
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
Automated Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
855 986 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.24% 87.57% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 728 785 908
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 7 £45,000 - 3
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (72.22%) Migration
5 12 (66.67%) Scrum
5 12 (66.67%) TDD
5 12 (66.67%) Data Migration
5 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 3 (16.67%) System Testing
11 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
11 2 (11.11%) MVC
11 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 2 (11.11%) Windows
11 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (11.11%) Line Management
12 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
12 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
12 1 (5.56%) SLA
12 1 (5.56%) Legal
12 1 (5.56%) Web Development
12 1 (5.56%) JSON

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
1 13 (72.22%) Senior Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) OAuth
3 1 (5.56%) OpenID
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Migration
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 12 (66.67%) Scrum
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) System Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Open Source
8 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago