The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 112 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 17 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.91% 0.64% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.76% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 26
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -29.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Automation 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
1600 1834 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.79% 83.82% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1534 1644
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +7 13 £37,500 +4.16%
Peterborough +5 4 £28,750 -4.16%
Automation Testing
East of England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 16 (38.10%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 15 (35.71%) Scrum
4 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 15 (35.71%) QA
5 13 (30.95%) Performance Testing
5 13 (30.95%) Degree
5 13 (30.95%) Perl
6 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
7 11 (26.19%) TDD
8 9 (21.43%) iPad
8 9 (21.43%) REST
8 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (21.43%) SDLC
8 9 (21.43%) C#
8 9 (21.43%) Web Services
8 9 (21.43%) Python
8 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
8 9 (21.43%) HTTP
8 9 (21.43%) ISEB
9 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
10 6 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 6 (14.29%) Selenium
10 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 6 (14.29%) V-Model
11 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS

Automation 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Selenium
2 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) Hudson
4 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.76%) JMeter
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.38%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 16 (38.10%) Software Test Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Java Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Tester
4 9 (21.43%) Web Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) QA Tester
5 8 (19.05%) Test Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) QA Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
7 5 (11.90%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Developer
7 5 (11.90%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Software Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) REST
1 9 (21.43%) Web Services
2 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
2 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.90%) CSS
2 5 (11.90%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (21.43%) iPad
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Android
1 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 15 (35.71%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) Performance Testing
5 12 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 11 (26.19%) TDD
7 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 9 (21.43%) SDLC
8 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 6 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 6 (14.29%) V-Model
9 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.90%) Android Development
10 5 (11.90%) iOS Development
10 5 (11.90%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
11 4 (9.52%) User Stories
11 4 (9.52%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) Perl
4 9 (21.43%) C#
4 9 (21.43%) Python
5 4 (9.52%) Ruby
6 3 (7.14%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) ISEB
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Twitter
3 2 (4.76%) Facebook