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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 65 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 45 48 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.79% 3.23% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 3.59% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 54
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
1070 1336 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 90.14% 90.03% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1019 1066
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,400 £62,500
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 27 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) Python
3 36 (45.00%) Degree
4 31 (38.75%) C#
4 31 (38.75%) Telecoms
5 30 (37.50%) Wireless
6 25 (31.25%) Test Scripting
6 25 (31.25%) Electronics
7 23 (28.75%) Test Automation
8 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
9 20 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 19 (23.75%) QA
10 19 (23.75%) HTML
11 18 (22.50%) TDD
12 16 (20.00%) Configuration Management
12 16 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
13 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 14 (17.50%) .NET
14 14 (17.50%) Perl
14 14 (17.50%) Linux
14 14 (17.50%) Tcl
14 14 (17.50%) MVC
14 14 (17.50%) Digital Signal Processing
14 14 (17.50%) Signal Processing
15 13 (16.25%) User Experience
15 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (16.25%) Scrum
15 13 (16.25%) CSS
15 13 (16.25%) SQL
16 12 (15.00%) C++

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 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.00%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.50%) Drupal
3 2 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.00%) GitHub
4 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.75%) SaaS
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.50%) Wireless
2 6 (7.50%) Bluetooth
2 6 (7.50%) Internet
2 6 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) Big Data
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Selenium
2 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.75%) TeamCity
4 6 (7.50%) CppUnit
5 4 (5.00%) NCrunch
5 4 (5.00%) PhantomJS
5 4 (5.00%) ReSharper
5 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.75%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.50%) webpack
8 1 (1.25%) JIRA
8 1 (1.25%) JMeter
8 1 (1.25%) JUnit
8 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (38.75%) Telecoms
2 25 (31.25%) Electronics
3 10 (12.50%) Finance
4 4 (5.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Automotive
6 1 (1.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 30 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 24 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 18 (22.50%) Developer
5 16 (20.00%) Development Engineer
6 14 (17.50%) DSP Engineer
6 14 (17.50%) Test Development Engineer
7 12 (15.00%) Software Engineer
8 11 (13.75%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
10 9 (11.25%) C# Developer
11 8 (10.00%) Analyst
11 8 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (7.50%) Software Development Engineer
12 6 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (6.25%) Business Analyst
14 4 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
14 4 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
15 3 (3.75%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) HTML
2 14 (17.50%) .NET
3 13 (16.25%) CSS
4 12 (15.00%) WCF
5 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (12.50%) HTML5
6 10 (12.50%) Node.js
7 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (8.75%) WPF
8 6 (7.50%) CSS3
8 6 (7.50%) XML
9 5 (6.25%) Ajax
9 5 (6.25%) jQuery
9 5 (6.25%) LINQ
10 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.00%) Entity Framework
10 4 (5.00%) Grails
10 4 (5.00%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (16.25%) User Experience
3 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.00%) Clustering
5 4 (5.00%) Social Media
5 4 (5.00%) Social Network
6 3 (3.75%) Fintech
6 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.75%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.50%) Home Automation
8 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.25%) iPad
8 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) Linux
2 11 (13.75%) Windows
3 6 (7.50%) Android
3 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.25%) Test Scripting
3 23 (28.75%) Test Automation
4 20 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 18 (22.50%) TDD
6 16 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 14 (17.50%) Digital Signal Processing
7 14 (17.50%) MVC
7 14 (17.50%) Signal Processing
8 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (16.25%) Scrum
9 11 (13.75%) Mathematics
10 10 (12.50%) SDLC
11 9 (11.25%) Manual Testing
11 9 (11.25%) Software Architecture
11 9 (11.25%) Test Strategy
12 7 (8.75%) Exploratory Testing
13 6 (7.50%) BDD
13 6 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.75%) Python
2 31 (38.75%) C#
3 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.50%) Perl
4 14 (17.50%) Tcl
5 13 (16.25%) SQL
6 12 (15.00%) C++
7 11 (13.75%) C
8 8 (10.00%) Java
8 8 (10.00%) Ruby
9 4 (5.00%) Groovy
10 3 (3.75%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (45.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.75%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Firmware
2 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.75%) XenServer
3 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.00%) RedGate
2 1 (1.25%) HP
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle
2 1 (1.25%) VMware
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