The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 61 67 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 51 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.13% 3.10% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 3.71% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 41 41
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
Automated Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1063 1214 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.14% 83.67% 82.95%
Number of salaries quoted 864 1025 1281
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £56,000
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 Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 59 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (52.00%) .NET
3 50 (50.00%) C#
4 49 (49.00%) Selenium
5 48 (48.00%) QA
6 44 (44.00%) SQL
7 41 (41.00%) WCF
8 40 (40.00%) MVC
8 40 (40.00%) SDLC
9 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
10 36 (36.00%) HTML
10 36 (36.00%) CSS
11 35 (35.00%) LINQ
11 35 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (33.00%) .NET Framework
13 29 (29.00%) jQuery
13 29 (29.00%) Unit Testing
13 29 (29.00%) VB.NET
14 28 (28.00%) XML
14 28 (28.00%) XSLT
14 28 (28.00%) JSON
14 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
14 28 (28.00%) Ajax
14 28 (28.00%) Razor View Engine
14 28 (28.00%) Entity Framework
14 28 (28.00%) REST
14 28 (28.00%) Front End Development
15 27 (27.00%) JIRA
16 25 (25.00%) Manual Testing
17 23 (23.00%) TDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 8 (8.00%) NServiceBus
2 7 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) Firewall
1 7 (7.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (49.00%) Selenium
2 27 (27.00%) JIRA
3 7 (7.00%) PhantomJS
4 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.00%) JMeter
6 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.00%) Hudson
7 1 (1.00%) NUnit
7 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 5 (5.00%) Front Office
3 1 (1.00%) Games
3 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (50.00%) Developer
2 35 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 29 (29.00%) Senior Developer
4 22 (22.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 22 (22.00%) Test Engineer
5 19 (19.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 19 (19.00%) Agile Developer
5 19 (19.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 19 (19.00%) Software Developer
6 18 (18.00%) .NET Developer
6 18 (18.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (18.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 17 (17.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 17 (17.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 16 (16.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (14.00%) Tester
10 13 (13.00%) Software Test Engineer
11 12 (12.00%) C# WCF Developer
11 12 (12.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (52.00%) .NET
2 41 (41.00%) WCF
3 36 (36.00%) CSS
3 36 (36.00%) HTML
4 35 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 35 (35.00%) LINQ
5 33 (33.00%) .NET Framework
6 29 (29.00%) jQuery
7 28 (28.00%) Ajax
7 28 (28.00%) Entity Framework
7 28 (28.00%) JSON
7 28 (28.00%) Razor View Engine
7 28 (28.00%) REST
7 28 (28.00%) XML
7 28 (28.00%) XSLT
8 16 (16.00%) WPF
9 14 (14.00%) HTML5
10 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 10 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (7.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) iPad
2 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.00%) Clustering
3 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.00%) Social Media
3 7 (7.00%) Social Network
3 7 (7.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.00%) Fintech
5 2 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.00%) GPGPU
6 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) Linux
1 20 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (6.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.00%) Android
4 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (40.00%) MVC
2 40 (40.00%) SDLC
3 29 (29.00%) Unit Testing
4 28 (28.00%) Front End Development
4 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 25 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 23 (23.00%) TDD
7 21 (21.00%) Kanban
8 19 (19.00%) Software Testing
9 16 (16.00%) Automation Testing
10 12 (12.00%) Regression Testing
11 11 (11.00%) DevOps
11 11 (11.00%) V-Model
12 10 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (10.00%) Test Automation
13 9 (9.00%) Test Scripting
13 9 (9.00%) Waterfall
14 8 (8.00%) Analytics
15 7 (7.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) C#
2 44 (44.00%) SQL
3 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (29.00%) VB.NET
5 19 (19.00%) Python
6 8 (8.00%) Java
7 7 (7.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.00%) Perl
9 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.00%) Groovy
10 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.00%) C
10 1 (1.00%) C++
10 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) Degree
2 17 (17.00%) ISEB
3 8 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (48.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.00%) Twitter
2 2 (2.00%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.00%) Facebook
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