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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 75 84 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.41% 0.90% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.01% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
780 887 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.44% 88.26% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 686 789 718
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram 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 9 December 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
Luton -10 12 £65,000 -22.38%
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Selenium
3 10 (41.67%) Scrum
4 9 (37.50%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 7 (29.17%) iPad
6 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
6 7 (29.17%) Robot Framework
6 7 (29.17%) API Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Web Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) ETL
6 7 (29.17%) Informatica
6 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
6 7 (29.17%) J2EE
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle
6 7 (29.17%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (25.00%) EJB
7 6 (25.00%) CSS
7 6 (25.00%) JDBC
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (25.00%) .NET
7 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 6 (25.00%) JavaScript

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 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) Robot Framework
3 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (25.00%) Subversion
3 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
1 8 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Test Leader
3 6 (25.00%) QA Leader
3 6 (25.00%) QA Manager
3 6 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Tester
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Azure Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) J2EE
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 6 (25.00%) Ajax
2 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
2 6 (25.00%) EJB
2 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) HTML5
2 6 (25.00%) JDBC
2 6 (25.00%) jQuery
2 6 (25.00%) OAuth
2 6 (25.00%) OpenID
3 5 (20.83%) Apache Cordova
3 5 (20.83%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) iPad
2 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 7 (29.17%) API Testing
4 7 (29.17%) ETL
4 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
4 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 7 (29.17%) Web Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (25.00%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) Kanban
6 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
6 5 (20.83%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 3 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) AWS Certification
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Informatica
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Pega
3 5 (20.83%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago