The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 89 70 81
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 45 75 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 3.05% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 3.69% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 41 70 59
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1795 2032 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.53% 82.77% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1517 1629 1593
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 36 £37,500 +10.29% 10
Peterborough -4 3 £72,500 +45.00% 2
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 50 (49.02%) Manual Testing
2 48 (47.06%) Python
3 41 (40.20%) Linux
4 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (38.24%) Selenium
6 34 (33.33%) QA
7 27 (26.47%) Java
7 27 (26.47%) Test Scripting
8 22 (21.57%) C++
8 22 (21.57%) SQL
8 22 (21.57%) .NET
8 22 (21.57%) ISEB
9 20 (19.61%) HTML
9 20 (19.61%) Degree
10 18 (17.65%) ISTQB
11 17 (16.67%) C#
12 16 (15.69%) JavaScript
13 15 (14.71%) Perl
14 14 (13.73%) Software Testing
14 14 (13.73%) MongoDB
14 14 (13.73%) NoSQL
15 13 (12.75%) Visualisation
15 13 (12.75%) C
15 13 (12.75%) CSS
15 13 (12.75%) UNIX
16 12 (11.76%) Windows
16 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
16 12 (11.76%) Regression Testing
16 12 (11.76%) Finance
16 12 (11.76%) Git (software)

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.94%) Node.js
1 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 11 (10.78%) HTTP
3 5 (4.90%) HTTPS
3 5 (4.90%) Wireless
4 4 (3.92%) Internet
5 3 (2.94%) Network Security
6 1 (0.98%) SSH
6 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) MongoDB
1 14 (13.73%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.98%) OLAP
5 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (38.24%) Selenium
2 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.82%) JIRA
4 6 (5.88%) QADirector
5 5 (4.90%) JMeter
5 5 (4.90%) Appium
6 4 (3.92%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.92%) WinRunner
6 4 (3.92%) QARun
6 4 (3.92%) PhantomJS
7 3 (2.94%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.94%) Subversion
8 2 (1.96%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.98%) Calabash
9 1 (0.98%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.98%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.98%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.98%) NUnit
General
1 12 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.96%) Automotive
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (31.37%) Tester
2 20 (19.61%) Developer
3 19 (18.63%) Test Engineer
4 14 (13.73%) Analyst
5 13 (12.75%) Test Analyst
6 9 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) Software Tester
7 8 (7.84%) Lead Tester
7 8 (7.84%) Automation Tester
7 8 (7.84%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Development Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.88%) Test Development Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (3.92%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.92%) Software Test Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Test Team Leader
11 3 (2.94%) QA Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Knowledge Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.57%) .NET
2 20 (19.61%) HTML
3 13 (12.75%) CSS
4 6 (5.88%) Dojo
5 5 (4.90%) WPF
5 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.92%) HTML5
7 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.94%) WCF
7 3 (2.94%) XML
7 3 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (2.94%) D3.js
7 3 (2.94%) SignalR
7 3 (2.94%) ServiceStack
7 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.96%) Ajax
8 2 (1.96%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.96%) LINQ
9 1 (0.98%) REST
9 1 (0.98%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Visualisation
2 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
4 3 (2.94%) Social Media
4 3 (2.94%) Clustering
4 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.94%) Social Network
5 1 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.20%) Linux
2 13 (12.75%) UNIX
3 12 (11.76%) Windows
4 9 (8.82%) Android
5 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (49.02%) Manual Testing
2 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.47%) Test Scripting
4 14 (13.73%) Software Testing
5 12 (11.76%) Regression Testing
5 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 10 (9.80%) Scrum
6 10 (9.80%) Performance Testing
6 10 (9.80%) Web Testing
7 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 9 (8.82%) User Stories
8 7 (6.86%) Automation Testing
8 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
8 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.88%) TDD
9 6 (5.88%) CRM
9 6 (5.88%) Network Management
10 5 (4.90%) Test Strategy
10 5 (4.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (3.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.06%) Python
2 27 (26.47%) Java
3 22 (21.57%) SQL
3 22 (21.57%) C++
4 17 (16.67%) C#
5 16 (15.69%) JavaScript
6 15 (14.71%) Perl
7 13 (12.75%) C
8 4 (3.92%) VB
9 3 (2.94%) Ruby
10 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.98%) PHP
11 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) ISEB
2 20 (19.61%) Degree
3 18 (17.65%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) WAI
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.98%) KVM
2 1 (0.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
2 1 (0.98%) WorldPay
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle
2 1 (0.98%) SAP
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