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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 63 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 60 48 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.67% 2.46% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 2.88% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 78
Median salary £47,500 £51,350 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.49% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
1386 1667 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.87% 85.49% 84.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1174 1330 1528
Median salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,779 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +1 42 £47,500 -7.49% 4
Peterborough +3 15 £45,344 +29.55%
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 59 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.39%) Python
3 37 (37.37%) TDD
4 35 (35.35%) C#
4 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
5 33 (33.33%) HTML
5 33 (33.33%) .NET
6 30 (30.30%) MVC
7 29 (29.29%) SQL
7 29 (29.29%) Telecoms
8 28 (28.28%) WCF
9 27 (27.27%) Wireless
10 26 (26.26%) Degree
10 26 (26.26%) CSS
10 26 (26.26%) Test Automation
11 25 (25.25%) QA
12 22 (22.22%) XML
12 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 22 (22.22%) Electronics
12 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (22.22%) HTML5
13 21 (21.21%) Ajax
14 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
15 19 (19.19%) Manual Testing
16 18 (18.18%) Test Scripting
16 18 (18.18%) Git (software)
16 18 (18.18%) HTTP
16 18 (18.18%) Linux
16 18 (18.18%) OO
16 18 (18.18%) Perl

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 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.04%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.02%) Drupal
3 2 (2.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.03%) SaaS
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.27%) Wireless
2 18 (18.18%) HTTP
3 8 (8.08%) Bluetooth
3 8 (8.08%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (7.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.04%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (14.14%) Selenium
4 8 (8.08%) CppUnit
5 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.04%) HP UFT
6 4 (4.04%) PhantomJS
7 3 (3.03%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.02%) webpack
9 1 (1.01%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.01%) JIRA
9 1 (1.01%) JUnit
9 1 (1.01%) NCrunch
9 1 (1.01%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (29.29%) Telecoms
2 22 (22.22%) Electronics
3 13 (13.13%) Finance
4 4 (4.04%) Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Automotive
6 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.02%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 36 (36.36%) Developer
3 27 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
4 26 (26.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 19 (19.19%) Test Automation Engineer
6 16 (16.16%) .NET Developer
7 15 (15.15%) Applications Developer
7 15 (15.15%) Web Applications Developer
7 15 (15.15%) Web Developer
8 13 (13.13%) .NET Applications Developer
8 13 (13.13%) .NET Web Applications Developer
8 13 (13.13%) .NET Web Developer
9 12 (12.12%) Development Engineer
9 12 (12.12%) DSP Engineer
10 11 (11.11%) Software Engineer
11 10 (10.10%) C# Developer
11 10 (10.10%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (10.10%) Test Development Engineer
12 8 (8.08%) Systems Engineer
13 7 (7.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.33%) .NET
1 33 (33.33%) HTML
2 28 (28.28%) WCF
3 26 (26.26%) CSS
4 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 22 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (22.22%) HTML5
4 22 (22.22%) XML
5 21 (21.21%) Ajax
6 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (7.07%) Node.js
7 7 (7.07%) WPF
8 6 (6.06%) jQuery
8 6 (6.06%) LINQ
9 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.05%) Entity Framework
9 5 (5.05%) REST
10 4 (4.04%) D3.js
10 4 (4.04%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (4.04%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (8.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.07%) User Experience
4 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.04%) Clustering
5 4 (4.04%) Social Media
5 4 (4.04%) Social Network
5 4 (4.04%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.03%) Fintech
6 3 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.02%) Home Automation
8 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.01%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Linux
2 17 (17.17%) Windows
3 8 (8.08%) Android
3 8 (8.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.37%) TDD
3 30 (30.30%) MVC
4 26 (26.26%) Test Automation
5 20 (20.20%) Software Engineering
6 19 (19.19%) Manual Testing
7 18 (18.18%) OO
7 18 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 17 (17.17%) SOA
9 16 (16.16%) Scrum
10 14 (14.14%) Configuration Management
10 14 (14.14%) Signal Processing
11 12 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (12.12%) Digital Signal Processing
11 12 (12.12%) Software Architecture
12 11 (11.11%) Test Strategy
13 10 (10.10%) SDLC
14 9 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
15 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
16 7 (7.07%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.39%) Python
2 35 (35.35%) C#
2 35 (35.35%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.29%) SQL
4 18 (18.18%) Perl
5 17 (17.17%) C++
6 15 (15.15%) C
7 12 (12.12%) Ruby
7 12 (12.12%) Tcl
8 5 (5.05%) Java
9 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.02%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (26.26%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) ISEB
3 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (25.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Firmware
2 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (2.02%) SAP
2 1 (1.01%) HP
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle
2 1 (1.01%) RedGate
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £28k-£36k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redgate
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago