The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 94 110 114
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 18 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.32% 0.27% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.33% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 16
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £38,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.79%
Automation 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
1175 1213 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.02% 82.29% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1018 1275
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Cambridge region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) QA
2 22 (40.74%) Java
3 21 (38.89%) Performance Testing
4 19 (35.19%) Scrum
4 19 (35.19%) Degree
4 19 (35.19%) Manual Testing
5 16 (29.63%) SDLC
5 16 (29.63%) Automated Testing
5 16 (29.63%) TDD
5 16 (29.63%) SQL
6 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 13 (24.07%) Python
7 13 (24.07%) JIRA
7 13 (24.07%) Selenium
8 12 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 12 (22.22%) Perl
8 12 (22.22%) ISEB
9 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
9 11 (20.37%) V-Model
10 10 (18.52%) WebDriver
11 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 9 (16.67%) iPad
11 9 (16.67%) REST
11 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (16.67%) HTTP
11 9 (16.67%) C#
11 9 (16.67%) Web Services
12 8 (14.81%) Replication

Automation 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) JIRA
1 13 (24.07%) Selenium
2 10 (18.52%) WebDriver
3 8 (14.81%) Hudson
4 6 (11.11%) JMeter
4 6 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.85%) Appium
5 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) YouTrack
General
1 5 (9.26%) Electronics
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Test Engineer
2 20 (37.04%) Software Test Engineer
3 15 (27.78%) Tester
4 13 (24.07%) Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Web Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Automation Tester
6 8 (14.81%) Developer
7 7 (12.96%) QA Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) QA Test Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) QA Tester
8 6 (11.11%) Analyst
9 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
9 5 (9.26%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
10 4 (7.41%) QA Automation Engineer
11 3 (5.56%) Manual Tester
11 3 (5.56%) Software Analyst
11 3 (5.56%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) REST
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) .NET
3 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
3 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.26%) CSS
3 5 (9.26%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (16.67%) iPad
2 8 (14.81%) Replication
3 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Android
1 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) Performance Testing
3 19 (35.19%) Manual Testing
3 19 (35.19%) Scrum
4 16 (29.63%) Automated Testing
4 16 (29.63%) SDLC
4 16 (29.63%) TDD
5 12 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 11 (20.37%) V-Model
6 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
7 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 8 (14.81%) Web Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
9 7 (12.96%) User Stories
10 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 6 (11.11%) QA Automation
10 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Java
2 16 (29.63%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (24.07%) Python
5 12 (22.22%) Perl
6 9 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Degree
2 12 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.74%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Twitter
3 2 (3.70%) Facebook
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