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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 115 95 119
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 8 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 1.63% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.91% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 12
Median salary £47,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £39,850
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%

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
1392 1676 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.62% 85.60% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1337 1498
Median salary £46,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,684 £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%

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 January 2017.

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 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 -20 6 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Peterborough - 2 £47,000 -
Automation Testing
East of England

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 9 (50.00%) QA
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
6 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 4 (22.22%) Ranorex
6 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 4 (22.22%) Statistics
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) NUnit
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 4 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (22.22%) Big Data

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (22.22%) NUnit
2 4 (22.22%) Ranorex
2 4 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (11.11%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Automation Test Lead
2 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Manual Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 4 (22.22%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Home Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) Manual Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago