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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 88 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 8 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 1.31% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.52% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 12
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,850
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,250 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1021 1183 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.66% 86.29% 84.74%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1019 1210
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%

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 26 August 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
1 11 (50.00%) QA
2 9 (40.91%) Performance Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Manual Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
4 7 (31.82%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
4 7 (31.82%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) User Stories
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) REST
7 4 (18.18%) Big Data
7 4 (18.18%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) HTTP
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 4 (18.18%) Test Automation

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) NUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Ranorex
2 3 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Hudson
3 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (4.55%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) QA Tester
2 7 (31.82%) Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) QA Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) QA Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Web Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) QA Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) REST
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Statistics
3 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Automated Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Manual Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Performance Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) User Stories
7 4 (18.18%) Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
7 4 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
8 3 (13.64%) QA Automation
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
8 3 (13.64%) Software Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
1 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) Perl
1 7 (31.82%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago