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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 67 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 39 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.47% 3.06% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 3.49% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 58
Median salary £47,500 £51,925 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.52% +34.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +13.33%

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
963 1260 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.68% 87.50% 85.20%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1006 1059
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,684 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 18 January 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) Python
3 29 (39.73%) C#
4 26 (35.62%) Telecoms
5 25 (34.25%) Wireless
6 24 (32.88%) Degree
7 21 (28.77%) QA
8 20 (27.40%) Test Automation
8 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
9 18 (24.66%) Perl
9 18 (24.66%) HTML
9 18 (24.66%) Electronics
9 18 (24.66%) TDD
9 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
10 17 (23.29%) Test Scripting
10 17 (23.29%) Linux
11 16 (21.92%) MVC
11 16 (21.92%) .NET
11 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
12 15 (20.55%) C++
12 15 (20.55%) SQL
12 15 (20.55%) Windows
13 14 (19.18%) C
13 14 (19.18%) WCF
14 13 (17.81%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
15 12 (16.44%) Tcl
15 12 (16.44%) Manual Testing
15 12 (16.44%) Digital Signal Processing

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 (8.22%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.48%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.74%) Drupal
3 2 (2.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.11%) SaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) Wireless
2 8 (10.96%) Bluetooth
2 8 (10.96%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (9.59%) Internet
4 3 (4.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.48%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Selenium
2 8 (10.96%) CppUnit
3 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.48%) HP UFT
4 4 (5.48%) PhantomJS
5 2 (2.74%) JIRA
5 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.74%) webpack
6 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 26 (35.62%) Telecoms
2 18 (24.66%) Electronics
3 11 (15.07%) Finance
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Automotive
6 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Test Engineer
2 25 (34.25%) Embedded Engineer
3 23 (31.51%) Software Test Engineer
4 17 (23.29%) Developer
5 14 (19.18%) Test Automation Engineer
6 12 (16.44%) DSP Engineer
7 11 (15.07%) C# Developer
7 11 (15.07%) Development Engineer
8 10 (13.70%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
9 9 (12.33%) Test Development Engineer
10 8 (10.96%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (9.59%) Analyst
12 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
12 6 (8.22%) Software Development Engineer
13 5 (6.85%) C# WCF Developer
13 5 (6.85%) Python Software Engineer
13 5 (6.85%) Systems Test Engineer
13 5 (6.85%) Tester
13 5 (6.85%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) HTML
2 16 (21.92%) .NET
3 14 (19.18%) WCF
4 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (15.07%) CSS
6 8 (10.96%) XML
7 7 (9.59%) Ajax
7 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (9.59%) jQuery
7 7 (9.59%) LINQ
7 7 (9.59%) WPF
8 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (8.22%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.22%) HTML5
8 6 (8.22%) Node.js
8 6 (8.22%) REST
9 4 (5.48%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (5.48%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (5.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.85%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.85%) User Experience
4 4 (5.48%) Clustering
4 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.48%) Social Media
4 4 (5.48%) Social Network
4 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.11%) Fintech
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.74%) Home Automation
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) Android
3 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.40%) Test Automation
3 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
3 18 (24.66%) TDD
4 17 (23.29%) Test Scripting
5 16 (21.92%) MVC
6 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
7 12 (16.44%) Digital Signal Processing
7 12 (16.44%) Manual Testing
7 12 (16.44%) Signal Processing
7 12 (16.44%) Software Architecture
8 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (15.07%) Scrum
8 11 (15.07%) Test Strategy
9 10 (13.70%) SDLC
10 9 (12.33%) Exploratory Testing
11 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
12 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
12 6 (8.22%) User Stories
13 4 (5.48%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) Python
2 29 (39.73%) C#
3 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
4 18 (24.66%) Perl
5 15 (20.55%) C++
5 15 (20.55%) SQL
6 14 (19.18%) C
7 12 (16.44%) Tcl
8 5 (6.85%) Ruby
9 4 (5.48%) Java
9 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.11%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Firmware
2 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (1.37%) HP
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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