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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 58 59 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 72 91 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.45% 3.68% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 4.48% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 67 89 53
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £48,000 £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
1734 2032 1819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 83.05% 82.13% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1615 1553
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -6 53 £43,000 +22.85% 8
Peterborough -4 7 £72,500 +45.00% 3
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 56 (48.70%) Manual Testing
2 50 (43.48%) Selenium
3 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (39.13%) Python
5 42 (36.52%) QA
6 40 (34.78%) Linux
7 36 (31.30%) .NET
8 32 (27.83%) Java
9 27 (23.48%) Degree
10 24 (20.87%) C#
11 23 (20.00%) SQL
12 22 (19.13%) ISEB
13 21 (18.26%) Test Scripting
14 19 (16.52%) HTML
15 18 (15.65%) ISTQB
16 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
17 16 (13.91%) MongoDB
17 16 (13.91%) C++
18 15 (13.04%) CSS
18 15 (13.04%) Software Engineering
18 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (12.17%) NoSQL
19 14 (12.17%) Software Testing
20 13 (11.30%) Finance
20 13 (11.30%) Windows
20 13 (11.30%) Automation Testing
21 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
21 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
21 12 (10.43%) Perl
21 12 (10.43%) Scrum

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (4.35%) Node.js
1 5 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) HTTP
1 9 (7.83%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.22%) Internet
3 3 (2.61%) Wireless
4 2 (1.74%) Network Security
5 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.91%) MongoDB
2 14 (12.17%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.09%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 50 (43.48%) Selenium
2 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.83%) Cucumber
3 9 (7.83%) Appium
4 7 (6.09%) JIRA
4 7 (6.09%) QARun
4 7 (6.09%) WinRunner
5 6 (5.22%) PhantomJS
6 4 (3.48%) QADirector
7 3 (2.61%) JMeter
7 3 (2.61%) Subversion
8 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.74%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.87%) NUnit
9 1 (0.87%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.87%) Calabash
9 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.87%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.87%) Android Studio
General
1 13 (11.30%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Electronics
4 2 (1.74%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.87%) Publishing
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (35.65%) Tester
2 23 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 19 (16.52%) Developer
4 14 (12.17%) Analyst
4 14 (12.17%) Software Tester
5 13 (11.30%) Test Analyst
6 12 (10.43%) Lead Tester
7 11 (9.57%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.83%) QA Leader
9 7 (6.09%) Automation Tester
10 6 (5.22%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.35%) QA Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Knowledge Manager
11 5 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
11 5 (4.35%) Programmer
11 5 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
12 4 (3.48%) Administrator
12 4 (3.48%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.30%) .NET
2 19 (16.52%) HTML
3 15 (13.04%) CSS
4 9 (7.83%) WPF
5 8 (6.96%) Dojo
6 6 (5.22%) WCF
6 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.22%) HTML5
6 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (4.35%) D3.js
7 5 (4.35%) SignalR
7 5 (4.35%) ServiceStack
7 5 (4.35%) LINQ
8 3 (2.61%) Ajax
8 3 (2.61%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.61%) XML
9 2 (1.74%) REST
10 1 (0.87%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.43%) Visualisation
3 11 (9.57%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.35%) Social Media
4 5 (4.35%) Clustering
4 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.35%) Social Network
5 3 (2.61%) User Experience
6 1 (0.87%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 40 (34.78%) Linux
2 13 (11.30%) Windows
3 12 (10.43%) Android
4 10 (8.70%) UNIX
5 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (48.70%) Manual Testing
2 47 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.26%) Test Scripting
4 15 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.17%) Software Testing
6 13 (11.30%) Automation Testing
7 12 (10.43%) Scrum
8 11 (9.57%) Unit Testing
9 10 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (7.83%) TDD
10 9 (7.83%) Performance Testing
11 8 (6.96%) Regression Testing
11 8 (6.96%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.96%) Network Management
11 8 (6.96%) User Stories
12 7 (6.09%) CRM
12 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (6.09%) Web Testing
13 6 (5.22%) Network Architecture
13 6 (5.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 45 (39.13%) Python
2 32 (27.83%) Java
3 24 (20.87%) C#
4 23 (20.00%) SQL
5 16 (13.91%) C++
6 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.43%) Perl
7 11 (9.57%) C
8 7 (6.09%) VB
9 4 (3.48%) Ruby
10 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.87%) PHP
11 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (23.48%) Degree
2 22 (19.13%) ISEB
3 18 (15.65%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.22%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (3.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (36.52%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.87%) Xamarin
2 1 (0.87%) WorldPay
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle
2 1 (0.87%) SAP
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