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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 96 86 112
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 1.65% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.92% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 8
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +20.30%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
994 1249 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.03% 85.78% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 813 1106 1160
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 £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) QA
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Perl
4 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 5 (31.25%) User Stories
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) NUnit
6 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Statistics
6 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
6 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (25.00%) Big Data
6 4 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center

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 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Big Data
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) NUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
1 4 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) QA Tester
2 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 4 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Java Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) QA Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Web Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
5 2 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) QA Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Statistics
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 5 (31.25%) User Stories
6 4 (25.00%) Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 4 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (18.75%) QA Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
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