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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 67 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 35 59 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.98% 4.02% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 4.66% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 53 74
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
997 1266 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.92% 86.24% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1122 1136
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 48 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (50.62%) QA
3 36 (44.44%) C#
4 32 (39.51%) .NET
5 31 (38.27%) JavaScript
5 31 (38.27%) Selenium
6 29 (35.80%) HTML
7 28 (34.57%) CSS
7 28 (34.57%) WCF
7 28 (34.57%) Software Engineering
8 27 (33.33%) MVC
9 26 (32.10%) Python
10 25 (30.86%) SQL
10 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 25 (30.86%) SDLC
11 22 (27.16%) jQuery
11 22 (27.16%) Manual Testing
12 21 (25.93%) Ajax
13 20 (24.69%) TDD
13 20 (24.69%) LINQ
13 20 (24.69%) Linux
14 19 (23.46%) XML
14 19 (23.46%) XSLT
14 19 (23.46%) VB.NET
14 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
14 19 (23.46%) JSON
14 19 (23.46%) JIRA
14 19 (23.46%) Front End Development
14 19 (23.46%) Entity Framework
14 19 (23.46%) REST

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 6 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (7.41%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Wireless
2 7 (8.64%) Internet
3 4 (4.94%) Bluetooth
3 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.47%) Firewall
4 2 (2.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) Neo4j
2 6 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (38.27%) Selenium
2 19 (23.46%) JIRA
3 6 (7.41%) PhantomJS
4 4 (4.94%) CppUnit
4 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.23%) NUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Subversion
6 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.64%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (41.98%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) Test Engineer
3 21 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Senior Developer
5 18 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 15 (18.52%) C# WCF Developer
6 15 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 15 (18.52%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (18.52%) Software Test Engineer
6 15 (18.52%) WCF Developer
7 13 (16.05%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (14.81%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (12.35%) Software Engineer
9 10 (12.35%) Tester
10 9 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 8 (9.88%) Embedded Engineer
11 8 (9.88%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.51%) .NET
2 29 (35.80%) HTML
3 28 (34.57%) CSS
3 28 (34.57%) WCF
4 25 (30.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (27.16%) jQuery
6 21 (25.93%) Ajax
7 20 (24.69%) LINQ
8 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
8 19 (23.46%) Entity Framework
8 19 (23.46%) JSON
8 19 (23.46%) Razor View Engine
8 19 (23.46%) REST
8 19 (23.46%) XML
8 19 (23.46%) XSLT
9 14 (17.28%) WPF
10 10 (12.35%) HTML5
11 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
11 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (7.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.41%) Clustering
2 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 6 (7.41%) Social Media
2 6 (7.41%) Social Network
2 6 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.17%) Statistics
4 4 (4.94%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) iPad
5 2 (2.47%) Fintech
5 2 (2.47%) Home Automation
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Software Engineering
3 27 (33.33%) MVC
4 25 (30.86%) SDLC
5 22 (27.16%) Manual Testing
6 20 (24.69%) TDD
7 19 (23.46%) Front End Development
8 17 (20.99%) Unit Testing
9 16 (19.75%) Kanban
10 15 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment
10 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
11 13 (16.05%) Software Testing
12 9 (11.11%) Scrum
12 9 (11.11%) Software Architecture
13 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (9.88%) DevOps
13 8 (9.88%) Exploratory Testing
13 8 (9.88%) Test Strategy
14 7 (8.64%) Automation Testing
14 7 (8.64%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (44.44%) C#
2 31 (38.27%) JavaScript
3 26 (32.10%) Python
4 25 (30.86%) SQL
5 19 (23.46%) VB.NET
6 14 (17.28%) Perl
7 8 (9.88%) C
7 8 (9.88%) C++
7 8 (9.88%) Java
8 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 4 (4.94%) Tcl
8 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) Groovy
9 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) ISEB
3 7 (8.64%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (50.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
1 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.47%) XenServer
2 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.47%) WorldPay
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Redgate Software
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: 40k-55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago