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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 77 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 52 59 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.51% 2.42% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.06% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 90
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.06% -
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
1669 1930 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.51% 79.07% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1562 1732
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 +23 46 £45,000 +32.35% 11
Peterborough 0 4 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (46.21%) Python
2 55 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (39.39%) Linux
4 48 (36.36%) Manual Testing
5 42 (31.82%) Test Scripting
6 40 (30.30%) SQL
6 40 (30.30%) QA
7 38 (28.79%) C++
8 35 (26.52%) Selenium
9 32 (24.24%) Java
10 30 (22.73%) ISEB
11 28 (21.21%) C#
11 28 (21.21%) ISTQB
12 26 (19.70%) .NET
13 25 (18.94%) UNIX
13 25 (18.94%) Regression Testing
14 24 (18.18%) Scrum
14 24 (18.18%) Software Testing
14 24 (18.18%) HTML
15 22 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 22 (16.67%) Perl
16 21 (15.91%) Windows
17 19 (14.39%) Test Automation
18 18 (13.64%) JIRA
19 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
20 16 (12.12%) TCP/IP
21 15 (11.36%) C
21 15 (11.36%) MongoDB
21 15 (11.36%) NoSQL
22 14 (10.61%) CSS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.85%) HTTP
3 9 (6.82%) Wireless
4 8 (6.06%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.03%) ATM
6 3 (2.27%) Network Security
6 3 (2.27%) Internet
7 2 (1.52%) 3G
7 2 (1.52%) SNMP
7 2 (1.52%) 2G
8 1 (0.76%) NFC
8 1 (0.76%) TETRA
8 1 (0.76%) SSH
8 1 (0.76%) DECT
8 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.36%) MongoDB
1 15 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.27%) Big Data
4 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.76%) OLAP
5 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (26.52%) Selenium
2 18 (13.64%) JIRA
3 14 (10.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.06%) JMeter
6 6 (4.55%) QADirector
7 5 (3.79%) Ant
8 4 (3.03%) WinRunner
8 4 (3.03%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.03%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.52%) JUnit
10 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.52%) QARun
10 2 (1.52%) Subversion
10 2 (1.52%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.76%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.76%) Appium
11 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.76%) PhantomJS
General
1 14 (10.61%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.52%) Automotive
4 2 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Electronics
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (27.27%) Tester
2 28 (21.21%) Test Engineer
3 21 (15.91%) Software Engineer
4 20 (15.15%) Developer
5 17 (12.88%) Analyst
6 15 (11.36%) Test Analyst
7 14 (10.61%) Software Test Engineer
8 12 (9.09%) Software Tester
9 10 (7.58%) Automation Tester
9 10 (7.58%) Automation Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) Senior Test Analyst
10 9 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (6.06%) Team Leader
11 8 (6.06%) Test Team Leader
11 8 (6.06%) Lead Tester
11 8 (6.06%) Automation Team Leader
12 7 (5.30%) Selenium Tester
13 6 (4.55%) Test Development Engineer
13 6 (4.55%) Development Engineer
14 5 (3.79%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.70%) .NET
2 24 (18.18%) HTML
3 14 (10.61%) CSS
4 7 (5.30%) Dojo
5 5 (3.79%) XML
6 3 (2.27%) WPF
6 3 (2.27%) HTML5
6 3 (2.27%) REST
6 3 (2.27%) Servlets
7 2 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.52%) Ajax
7 2 (1.52%) WinForms
7 2 (1.52%) CSS3
7 2 (1.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (1.52%) WCF
7 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.76%) Android SDK
8 1 (0.76%) LINQ
8 1 (0.76%) Spring
8 1 (0.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Visualisation
2 11 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.03%) Open Source
5 3 (2.27%) User Experience
5 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.52%) Life Science
6 2 (1.52%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.52%) Biology
6 2 (1.52%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 52 (39.39%) Linux
2 25 (18.94%) UNIX
3 21 (15.91%) Windows
4 7 (5.30%) Android
5 5 (3.79%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Tizen
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 42 (31.82%) Test Scripting
4 25 (18.94%) Regression Testing
5 24 (18.18%) Scrum
5 24 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 19 (14.39%) Test Automation
7 17 (12.88%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.85%) Test Strategy
9 10 (7.58%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.82%) User Stories
10 9 (6.82%) Test Management
11 8 (6.06%) TDD
11 8 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.06%) Web Testing
11 8 (6.06%) Agile Testing
12 7 (5.30%) BDD
12 7 (5.30%) Automation Testing
12 7 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (46.21%) Python
2 40 (30.30%) SQL
3 38 (28.79%) C++
4 32 (24.24%) Java
5 28 (21.21%) C#
6 22 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 22 (16.67%) Perl
7 15 (11.36%) C
8 13 (9.85%) Ruby
9 6 (4.55%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.52%) VB
11 1 (0.76%) TTCN
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (22.73%) ISEB
2 28 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 14 (10.61%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (30.30%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) WAI
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Firmware
2 1 (0.76%) KVM
2 1 (0.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (6.82%) HP
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.27%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.52%) VMware
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle
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