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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 88 84 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.86% 0.80% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.92% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 12
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -16.25%
UK excluding London average 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
865 975 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.81% 86.36% 85.18%
Number of salaries quoted 702 725 998
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +13 7 £45,000 - 1
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (76.47%) Migration
4 12 (70.59%) Scrum
4 12 (70.59%) TDD
4 12 (70.59%) Data Migration
4 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 3 (17.65%) System Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 2 (11.76%) Line Management
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 2 (11.76%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.76%) Windows
10 1 (5.88%) SLA
10 1 (5.88%) Legal
10 1 (5.88%) Web Development
10 1 (5.88%) JSON
10 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
10 1 (5.88%) RESTful
10 1 (5.88%) Data Protection

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
1 13 (76.47%) Senior Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) OAuth
3 1 (5.88%) OpenID
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Migration
3 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (70.59%) Data Migration
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) System Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.76%) Line Management
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
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