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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 64 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 46 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.89% 2.25% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 2.63% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 48
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,350 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £53,250
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
999 1219 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.38% 85.54% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1028 1185
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 28 June 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 62 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (50.49%) C#
2 52 (50.49%) .NET
3 51 (49.51%) QA
4 49 (47.57%) Selenium
5 42 (40.78%) WCF
5 42 (40.78%) SQL
6 40 (38.83%) MVC
7 38 (36.89%) SDLC
8 37 (35.92%) HTML
8 37 (35.92%) JavaScript
8 37 (35.92%) CSS
9 35 (33.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (33.01%) LINQ
11 33 (32.04%) .NET Framework
12 30 (29.13%) jQuery
13 29 (28.16%) VB.NET
14 28 (27.18%) XML
14 28 (27.18%) XSLT
14 28 (27.18%) Unit Testing
14 28 (27.18%) Manual Testing
14 28 (27.18%) JSON
14 28 (27.18%) Ajax
14 28 (27.18%) Front End Development
14 28 (27.18%) Entity Framework
14 28 (27.18%) REST
14 28 (27.18%) Razor View Engine
15 27 (26.21%) JIRA
15 27 (26.21%) Software Engineering
16 24 (23.30%) 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 (7.77%) NServiceBus
2 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Internet
2 6 (5.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.80%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (47.57%) Selenium
2 27 (26.21%) JIRA
3 7 (6.80%) PhantomJS
4 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.91%) JMeter
6 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.94%) NUnit
6 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.97%) Hudson
7 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
2 5 (4.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 52 (50.49%) Developer
2 35 (33.98%) C# Developer
3 29 (28.16%) Senior Developer
4 22 (21.36%) Senior C# Developer
4 22 (21.36%) Software Developer
5 21 (20.39%) Test Engineer
6 18 (17.48%) Senior Software Developer
7 16 (15.53%) Agile C# Developer
7 16 (15.53%) Agile Developer
7 16 (15.53%) Senior Agile Developer
8 15 (14.56%) .NET Developer
8 15 (14.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (14.56%) C# WCF Developer
8 15 (14.56%) WCF Developer
9 14 (13.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (13.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 14 (13.59%) Tester
10 13 (12.62%) Agile .NET Developer
10 13 (12.62%) Analyst
10 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.49%) .NET
2 42 (40.78%) WCF
3 37 (35.92%) CSS
3 37 (35.92%) HTML
4 35 (33.98%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (33.01%) LINQ
6 33 (32.04%) .NET Framework
7 30 (29.13%) jQuery
8 28 (27.18%) Ajax
8 28 (27.18%) Entity Framework
8 28 (27.18%) JSON
8 28 (27.18%) Razor View Engine
8 28 (27.18%) REST
8 28 (27.18%) XML
8 28 (27.18%) XSLT
9 18 (17.48%) WPF
10 14 (13.59%) HTML5
11 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
11 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (6.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.71%) iPad
3 7 (6.80%) Clustering
3 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.80%) Social Media
3 7 (6.80%) Social Network
3 7 (6.80%) Visualisation
4 6 (5.83%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.85%) Statistics
6 2 (1.94%) Fintech
7 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.97%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) Linux
2 19 (18.45%) Windows
3 6 (5.83%) Mac OS X
3 6 (5.83%) Unix
3 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.83%) MVC
3 38 (36.89%) SDLC
4 28 (27.18%) Front End Development
4 28 (27.18%) Manual Testing
4 28 (27.18%) Unit Testing
5 27 (26.21%) Software Engineering
6 24 (23.30%) TDD
7 22 (21.36%) Software Testing
8 21 (20.39%) Kanban
9 14 (13.59%) Automation Testing
10 13 (12.62%) DevOps
11 12 (11.65%) Regression Testing
12 11 (10.68%) Test Automation
13 10 (9.71%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (7.77%) Analytics
14 8 (7.77%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (7.77%) Test Scripting
14 8 (7.77%) User Stories
14 8 (7.77%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.49%) C#
2 42 (40.78%) SQL
3 37 (35.92%) JavaScript
4 29 (28.16%) VB.NET
5 22 (21.36%) Python
6 7 (6.80%) Java
6 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.83%) Perl
8 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.94%) C
8 2 (1.94%) Groovy
8 2 (1.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Degree
2 15 (14.56%) ISEB
3 9 (8.74%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (49.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.94%) Twitter
2 2 (1.94%) WorldPay
3 1 (0.97%) Facebook
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