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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 82 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 42 79 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.44% 3.70% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 4.29% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 73 82
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1453 1842 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.33% 86.32% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 1621 1576
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 £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 35 £47,500 +6.74% 8
Peterborough +7 6 £26,000 -64.13%
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 56 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (52.17%) QA
3 40 (43.48%) C#
4 36 (39.13%) Selenium
5 35 (38.04%) .NET
6 32 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 30 (32.61%) SQL
7 30 (32.61%) HTML
8 29 (31.52%) CSS
8 29 (31.52%) WCF
9 28 (30.43%) Software Engineering
9 28 (30.43%) Python
9 28 (30.43%) MVC
9 28 (30.43%) SDLC
10 26 (28.26%) Manual Testing
11 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 22 (23.91%) jQuery
12 22 (23.91%) Ajax
13 21 (22.83%) TDD
13 21 (22.83%) Degree
14 20 (21.74%) XML
14 20 (21.74%) Linux
14 20 (21.74%) JIRA
14 20 (21.74%) LINQ
15 19 (20.65%) JSON
15 19 (20.65%) .NET Framework
15 19 (20.65%) XSLT
15 19 (20.65%) VB.NET
15 19 (20.65%) Front End Development
15 19 (20.65%) Entity Framework

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (6.52%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) Wireless
2 7 (7.61%) Internet
3 4 (4.35%) Bluetooth
3 4 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.26%) HTTP
5 2 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) Neo4j
2 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (39.13%) Selenium
2 20 (21.74%) JIRA
3 6 (6.52%) PhantomJS
4 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.35%) CppUnit
5 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.26%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.09%) NUnit
8 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.09%) Subversion
8 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.09%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.61%) Electronics
2 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (38.04%) Developer
2 29 (31.52%) Test Engineer
3 21 (22.83%) C# Developer
4 19 (20.65%) Senior Developer
5 18 (19.57%) Software Developer
6 15 (16.30%) C# WCF Developer
6 15 (16.30%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 15 (16.30%) Senior C# Developer
6 15 (16.30%) Software Test Engineer
6 15 (16.30%) Test Automation Engineer
6 15 (16.30%) WCF Developer
7 14 (15.22%) Tester
8 13 (14.13%) Senior Software Developer
9 10 (10.87%) Embedded Engineer
9 10 (10.87%) Software Engineer
10 9 (9.78%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (9.78%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 8 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (7.61%) Analyst
12 7 (7.61%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.04%) .NET
2 30 (32.61%) HTML
3 29 (31.52%) CSS
3 29 (31.52%) WCF
4 25 (27.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (23.91%) Ajax
5 22 (23.91%) jQuery
6 20 (21.74%) LINQ
6 20 (21.74%) XML
7 19 (20.65%) .NET Framework
7 19 (20.65%) Entity Framework
7 19 (20.65%) JSON
7 19 (20.65%) Razor View Engine
7 19 (20.65%) REST
7 19 (20.65%) XSLT
8 14 (15.22%) WPF
9 11 (11.96%) HTML5
10 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET
10 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (6.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.52%) Clustering
2 6 (6.52%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.52%) Social Media
2 6 (6.52%) Social Network
2 6 (6.52%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.43%) Statistics
4 4 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.35%) iPad
5 2 (2.17%) Fintech
5 2 (2.17%) Home Automation
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Linux
2 11 (11.96%) Windows
3 4 (4.35%) Android
3 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.43%) MVC
2 28 (30.43%) SDLC
2 28 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 26 (28.26%) Manual Testing
4 21 (22.83%) TDD
5 19 (20.65%) Front End Development
6 18 (19.57%) Software Testing
7 17 (18.48%) Unit Testing
8 16 (17.39%) Kanban
9 15 (16.30%) Continuous Deployment
9 15 (16.30%) Test Automation
10 11 (11.96%) Scrum
11 9 (9.78%) Software Architecture
12 8 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.70%) DevOps
12 8 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
12 8 (8.70%) Regression Testing
12 8 (8.70%) Test Strategy
13 7 (7.61%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.48%) C#
2 32 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 30 (32.61%) SQL
4 28 (30.43%) Python
5 19 (20.65%) VB.NET
6 16 (17.39%) Perl
7 11 (11.96%) C++
7 11 (11.96%) Java
8 10 (10.87%) C
9 4 (4.35%) Ruby
9 4 (4.35%) Tcl
9 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.17%) Groovy
10 2 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) Degree
2 14 (15.22%) ISEB
3 9 (9.78%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (52.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Docker
1 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.17%) XenServer
2 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.17%) WorldPay
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