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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 74 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.23% 0.85% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.97% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 14
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
743 928 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 91.17% 87.55% 82.80%
Number of salaries quoted 662 815 813
Median salary £50,000 £47,125 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.10% -0.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 28 July 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 +16 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Luton +12 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (88.89%) C#
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) .NET
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) Migration
6 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (44.44%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Selenium
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
10 4 (22.22%) OpenID
10 4 (22.22%) Web Development
10 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
10 4 (22.22%) OAuth
11 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (16.67%) Kanban
11 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
11 3 (16.67%) jQuery
11 3 (16.67%) Subversion

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 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Robot Framework
General
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) QA Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) OAuth
3 4 (22.22%) OpenID
4 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
4 3 (16.67%) Ajax
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) Ionic Framework
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Migration
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
4 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Kanban
8 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Open Source
8 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.11%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Xamarin
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