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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 83 62 95
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +33
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 51 83 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.44% 3.60% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 4.28% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 51 77 42
Average salary £51,350 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1780 1941 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.29% 84.17% 83.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1547 1445
Average salary £43,627 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.05% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -13 49 £51,350 +28.37% 6
Peterborough -5 1 £35,000 -18.60% 1
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (49.54%) Selenium
3 52 (47.71%) C#
4 50 (45.87%) .NET
5 43 (39.45%) QA
6 39 (35.78%) SQL
6 39 (35.78%) HTML
7 38 (34.86%) CSS
8 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
9 34 (31.19%) WCF
10 33 (30.28%) MVC
11 32 (29.36%) LINQ
11 32 (29.36%) SDLC
12 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
14 27 (24.77%) Manual Testing
15 26 (23.85%) REST
16 25 (22.94%) jQuery
16 25 (22.94%) .NET Framework
16 25 (22.94%) VB.NET
16 25 (22.94%) TDD
17 24 (22.02%) JSON
17 24 (22.02%) XML
17 24 (22.02%) Front End Development
18 23 (21.10%) XSLT
18 23 (21.10%) Ajax
18 23 (21.10%) Unit Testing
18 23 (21.10%) Razor View Engine
18 23 (21.10%) Entity Framework
19 22 (20.18%) Python

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (8.26%) NServiceBus
2 8 (7.34%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (6.42%) Node.js
4 2 (1.83%) CMS
4 2 (1.83%) Drupal
4 2 (1.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) Internet
2 5 (4.59%) HTTP
3 3 (2.75%) Firewall
3 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.93%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.34%) Neo4j
4 7 (6.42%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.67%) Big Data
5 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 54 (49.54%) Selenium
2 17 (15.60%) JIRA
3 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.34%) PhantomJS
5 7 (6.42%) Appium
6 4 (3.67%) WATIR
7 2 (1.83%) Bower
7 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.83%) Grunt
7 2 (1.83%) JMeter
7 2 (1.83%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.83%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.92%) Hudson
8 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.92%) NUnit
8 1 (0.92%) QARun
8 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.92%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.59%) Finance
3 4 (3.67%) Games
4 3 (2.75%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.83%) Front Office
6 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (45.87%) Developer
2 30 (27.52%) C# Developer
3 28 (25.69%) Senior Developer
4 27 (24.77%) Software Developer
5 22 (20.18%) Senior Software Developer
5 22 (20.18%) Test Engineer
6 21 (19.27%) .NET Developer
6 21 (19.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 18 (16.51%) C# Software Developer
7 18 (16.51%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (16.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 18 (16.51%) Senior C# Developer
8 17 (15.60%) Agile .NET Developer
8 17 (15.60%) Agile C# Developer
8 17 (15.60%) Agile Developer
8 17 (15.60%) Senior Agile Developer
9 16 (14.68%) .NET Software Developer
9 16 (14.68%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 16 (14.68%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (45.87%) .NET
2 39 (35.78%) HTML
3 38 (34.86%) CSS
4 34 (31.19%) WCF
5 32 (29.36%) LINQ
6 31 (28.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (23.85%) REST
8 25 (22.94%) .NET Framework
8 25 (22.94%) jQuery
9 24 (22.02%) JSON
9 24 (22.02%) XML
10 23 (21.10%) Ajax
10 23 (21.10%) Entity Framework
10 23 (21.10%) Razor View Engine
10 23 (21.10%) XSLT
11 17 (15.60%) HTML5
11 17 (15.60%) WPF
12 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET
12 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (8.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.34%) Social Media
2 8 (7.34%) Visualisation
3 7 (6.42%) Clustering
3 7 (6.42%) Social Network
4 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.75%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.75%) GPGPU
6 3 (2.75%) iPad
6 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.83%) NHS
7 2 (1.83%) STB
8 1 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.60%) Linux
2 11 (10.09%) Windows
3 10 (9.17%) Android
4 7 (6.42%) Unix
5 4 (3.67%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.28%) MVC
3 32 (29.36%) SDLC
4 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
5 27 (24.77%) Manual Testing
6 25 (22.94%) TDD
7 24 (22.02%) Front End Development
8 23 (21.10%) Unit Testing
9 18 (16.51%) Kanban
10 16 (14.68%) Automation Testing
11 10 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (9.17%) DevOps
12 9 (8.26%) Regression Testing
12 9 (8.26%) Software Testing
12 9 (8.26%) V-Model
12 9 (8.26%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.34%) Analytics
14 7 (6.42%) User Stories
15 6 (5.50%) High Availability
15 6 (5.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (47.71%) C#
2 39 (35.78%) SQL
3 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
4 25 (22.94%) VB.NET
5 22 (20.18%) Python
6 19 (17.43%) Java
7 8 (7.34%) C++
8 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.75%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.75%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.75%) PHP
10 2 (1.83%) C
11 1 (0.92%) Perl
11 1 (0.92%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 14 (12.84%) ISEB
3 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (39.45%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.83%) Twitter
2 2 (1.83%) Zend
3 1 (0.92%) Facebook
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