The first table below looks at the demand for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 119 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 18 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.73% 0.17% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.22% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 16
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £36,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1983 1807 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.32% 75.96% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1534 1836
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automation Testing
East of England

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Cambridgeshire region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +13 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Peterborough - 4 £50,000 -
Automation Testing
East of England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 31 (77.50%) Python
2 30 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 25 (62.50%) Automated Testing
4 23 (57.50%) Selenium
5 21 (52.50%) QA
6 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (42.50%) ISTQB
8 16 (40.00%) C#
9 15 (37.50%) Ruby
9 15 (37.50%) WebDriver
10 14 (35.00%) BDD
10 14 (35.00%) Sahi
10 14 (35.00%) Jasmine
10 14 (35.00%) Selenium IDE
10 14 (35.00%) TDD
10 14 (35.00%) WATIR
10 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
11 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
11 12 (30.00%) F#
12 11 (27.50%) Manual Testing
12 11 (27.50%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (27.50%) Wireless
12 11 (27.50%) Bluetooth
12 11 (27.50%) Tcl
13 8 (20.00%) FitNesse
13 8 (20.00%) Linux
13 8 (20.00%) UNIX
14 7 (17.50%) Windows
14 7 (17.50%) ISEB
15 5 (12.50%) .NET

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (27.50%) Wireless
1 11 (27.50%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.50%) 3G
2 1 (2.50%) 3GPP
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) 2G
2 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.50%) RNC
2 1 (2.50%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Selenium
2 15 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 14 (35.00%) Sahi
3 14 (35.00%) Jasmine
3 14 (35.00%) Selenium IDE
3 14 (35.00%) WATIR
4 8 (20.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.50%) QALoad
6 1 (2.50%) Subversion
6 1 (2.50%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.50%) Valgrind
6 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 18 (45.00%) Software Engineer
3 12 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Tester
5 8 (20.00%) QA Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) QA Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Automated Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
1 8 (20.00%) UNIX
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 25 (62.50%) Automated Testing
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) BDD
4 14 (35.00%) TDD
4 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (30.00%) Software Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.50%) UML
8 1 (2.50%) OO
8 1 (2.50%) OOD
8 1 (2.50%) SOA
8 1 (2.50%) Validation
8 1 (2.50%) Fault Management
8 1 (2.50%) Load Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Test Management
8 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.50%) V-Model
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) Python
2 16 (40.00%) C#
3 15 (37.50%) Ruby
4 12 (30.00%) F#
5 11 (27.50%) Tcl
6 3 (7.50%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 2 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (17.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (52.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
2 1 (2.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) MKS
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