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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 95 75 100
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 6 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 2.20% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 2.52% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 10
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%

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
952 1229 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.08% 87.29% 85.22%
Number of salaries quoted 830 981 1068
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,684 £33,000 £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%

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 16 January 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Statistics
4 4 (40.00%) NUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (40.00%) Big Data
4 4 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Ranorex
4 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management

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 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) NUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Ranorex
2 4 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (20.00%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (40.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago