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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 69 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 36 52 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.01% 3.78% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 4.37% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 85
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £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
1013 1189 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.77% 86.35% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1032 1197
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,660
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 August 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 56 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.27%) QA
3 42 (47.73%) C#
4 41 (46.59%) Selenium
5 39 (44.32%) .NET
6 34 (38.64%) JavaScript
6 34 (38.64%) SQL
7 33 (37.50%) HTML
7 33 (37.50%) WCF
8 32 (36.36%) CSS
9 31 (35.23%) MVC
9 31 (35.23%) SDLC
10 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (31.82%) Software Engineering
12 27 (30.68%) LINQ
13 26 (29.55%) jQuery
14 25 (28.41%) JIRA
14 25 (28.41%) .NET Framework
14 25 (28.41%) Python
15 24 (27.27%) XML
15 24 (27.27%) XSLT
15 24 (27.27%) VB.NET
15 24 (27.27%) Ajax
15 24 (27.27%) JSON
15 24 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
15 24 (27.27%) Front End Development
15 24 (27.27%) Entity Framework
15 24 (27.27%) REST
16 23 (26.14%) TDD
16 23 (26.14%) Manual Testing

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 7 (7.95%) NServiceBus
2 6 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Internet
2 4 (4.55%) Firewall
2 4 (4.55%) Wireless
3 2 (2.27%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) Neo4j
2 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (46.59%) Selenium
2 25 (28.41%) JIRA
3 6 (6.82%) PhantomJS
4 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.27%) CppUnit
5 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.27%) JMeter
5 2 (2.27%) NUnit
5 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.14%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.14%) Hudson
6 1 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (1.14%) Automotive
4 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 41 (46.59%) Developer
2 27 (30.68%) C# Developer
3 25 (28.41%) Senior Developer
4 22 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 21 (23.86%) Software Developer
6 20 (22.73%) Senior C# Developer
7 19 (21.59%) C# WCF Developer
7 19 (21.59%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 19 (21.59%) WCF Developer
8 17 (19.32%) Senior Software Developer
9 12 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (13.64%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 12 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
9 12 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
10 11 (12.50%) Tester
11 10 (11.36%) Agile C# Developer
11 10 (11.36%) Agile Developer
11 10 (11.36%) Senior Agile Developer
12 8 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (44.32%) .NET
2 33 (37.50%) HTML
2 33 (37.50%) WCF
3 32 (36.36%) CSS
4 30 (34.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 27 (30.68%) LINQ
6 26 (29.55%) jQuery
7 25 (28.41%) .NET Framework
8 24 (27.27%) Ajax
8 24 (27.27%) Entity Framework
8 24 (27.27%) JSON
8 24 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
8 24 (27.27%) REST
8 24 (27.27%) XML
8 24 (27.27%) XSLT
9 14 (15.91%) WPF
10 11 (12.50%) HTML5
11 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (6.82%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (6.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.95%) iPad
3 6 (6.82%) Clustering
3 6 (6.82%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.82%) Social Media
3 6 (6.82%) Social Network
3 6 (6.82%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.68%) Statistics
5 2 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.27%) Fintech
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Linux
2 11 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) Android
4 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.23%) MVC
2 31 (35.23%) SDLC
3 28 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 24 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 23 (26.14%) Manual Testing
5 23 (26.14%) TDD
6 22 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 19 (21.59%) Continuous Deployment
7 19 (21.59%) Kanban
8 18 (20.45%) Software Testing
9 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 9 (10.23%) Automation Testing
10 9 (10.23%) DevOps
10 9 (10.23%) Regression Testing
11 8 (9.09%) Scrum
12 7 (7.95%) Analytics
12 7 (7.95%) Exploratory Testing
12 7 (7.95%) Test Scripting
12 7 (7.95%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.73%) C#
2 34 (38.64%) JavaScript
2 34 (38.64%) SQL
3 25 (28.41%) Python
4 24 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 13 (14.77%) Perl
6 7 (7.95%) Java
7 6 (6.82%) C
8 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.55%) Ruby
10 3 (3.41%) C++
11 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.27%) Groovy
11 2 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) ISEB
3 9 (10.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (52.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.27%) WorldPay
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