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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 97 84 115
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +31
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 3 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 2.13% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 2.46% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 31 6
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
900 1262 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.72% 86.56% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 769 1077 1200
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,684 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £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 5 December 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (40.00%) NUnit
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Statistics
5 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (40.00%) Big Data
5 4 (40.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (40.00%) Ranorex
6 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services

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 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) NUnit
1 4 (40.00%) Ranorex
1 4 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) 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
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
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%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) 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: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago