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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 55 80 97
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 86 49 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.53% 2.21% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 2.82% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78 49 50
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
2013 1735 2226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.64% 78.40% 75.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1424 1891
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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 +32 75 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Peterborough -3 7 £45,000 -35.71%
Huntingdon - 3 £43,500 -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 92 (57.50%) QA
2 84 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (38.75%) Manual Testing
4 57 (35.63%) Python
5 52 (32.50%) ISEB
6 49 (30.63%) Software Testing
6 49 (30.63%) Selenium
7 47 (29.38%) ISTQB
8 45 (28.13%) Linux
8 45 (28.13%) HTML
8 45 (28.13%) Java
8 45 (28.13%) Test Scripting
9 42 (26.25%) JavaScript
10 36 (22.50%) C#
11 30 (18.75%) HTTP
12 29 (18.13%) CSS
13 28 (17.50%) Regression Testing
13 28 (17.50%) TDD
14 27 (16.88%) Wireless
15 25 (15.63%) Scrum
15 25 (15.63%) C++
15 25 (15.63%) .NET
16 23 (14.38%) SQL
16 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
16 23 (14.38%) Degree
17 22 (13.75%) C
18 21 (13.13%) Perl
18 21 (13.13%) Software Engineering
18 21 (13.13%) Open Source
19 20 (12.50%) JIRA

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 1 (0.63%) Mule
1 1 (0.63%) Confluence
1 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) SaaS
1 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.75%) HTTP
2 27 (16.88%) Wireless
3 18 (11.25%) TCP/IP
4 17 (10.63%) Internet
5 9 (5.63%) SNMP
6 8 (5.00%) SSH
7 7 (4.38%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.25%) DHCP
8 2 (1.25%) DNS
8 2 (1.25%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.25%) SSL
8 2 (1.25%) X.509
9 1 (0.63%) LTE
9 1 (0.63%) LAN
9 1 (0.63%) WAN
9 1 (0.63%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.63%) NoSQL
2 16 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.25%) Big Data
3 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
4 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.63%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.63%) Riak
Development Applications
1 49 (30.63%) Selenium
2 20 (12.50%) JIRA
3 18 (11.25%) Git (software)
4 17 (10.63%) WebDriver
5 8 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 8 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
5 8 (5.00%) WATIR
5 8 (5.00%) Sahi
6 7 (4.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (3.13%) FitNesse
7 5 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.88%) Hudson
10 2 (1.25%) TestComplete
10 2 (1.25%) TestNG
10 2 (1.25%) JUnit
10 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.63%) QADirector
11 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
General
1 13 (8.13%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (26.25%) Software Engineer
2 38 (23.75%) Test Engineer
3 29 (18.13%) Tester
4 28 (17.50%) Developer
5 27 (16.88%) QA Engineer
6 23 (14.38%) Software Test Engineer
7 19 (11.88%) Analyst
7 19 (11.88%) Test Analyst
8 12 (7.50%) Senior QA Engineer
8 12 (7.50%) QA Tester
8 12 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Software Tester
10 10 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
10 10 (6.25%) Test Manager
11 7 (4.38%) Automated Test Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Automated Test Engineer
12 6 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
13 5 (3.13%) Web Developer
14 4 (2.50%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.13%) HTML
2 29 (18.13%) CSS
3 25 (15.63%) .NET
4 10 (6.25%) Dojo
5 9 (5.63%) Web Services
6 7 (4.38%) REST
7 6 (3.75%) CSS3
7 6 (3.75%) HTML5
8 5 (3.13%) XML
9 4 (2.50%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.88%) RESTful
11 1 (0.63%) Servlets
11 1 (0.63%) SOAP
11 1 (0.63%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.63%) Gherkin
11 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.63%) XSL
11 1 (0.63%) XSLT
11 1 (0.63%) JMS
11 1 (0.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.13%) Open Source
2 9 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.25%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.13%) Linux
2 19 (11.88%) Windows
3 9 (5.63%) UNIX
4 1 (0.63%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.75%) Manual Testing
3 49 (30.63%) Software Testing
4 45 (28.13%) Test Scripting
5 28 (17.50%) TDD
5 28 (17.50%) Regression Testing
6 25 (15.63%) Scrum
7 21 (13.13%) Software Engineering
8 17 (10.63%) BDD
9 15 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.75%) Automation Testing
11 13 (8.13%) Mentoring
11 13 (8.13%) Web Testing
12 11 (6.88%) Test Strategy
13 10 (6.25%) User Stories
13 10 (6.25%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.63%) Compatibility Testing
14 9 (5.63%) Test Automation
15 8 (5.00%) Performance Testing
15 8 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 57 (35.63%) Python
2 45 (28.13%) Java
3 42 (26.25%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.50%) C#
5 25 (15.63%) C++
6 23 (14.38%) SQL
7 22 (13.75%) C
8 21 (13.13%) Perl
9 13 (8.13%) Ruby
10 6 (3.75%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.75%) F#
11 3 (1.88%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.25%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.25%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.63%) Scala
13 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (32.50%) ISEB
2 47 (29.38%) ISTQB
3 23 (14.38%) Degree
4 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.63%) HNC
5 1 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (57.50%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) KVM
2 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
1 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (1.25%) Google
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