The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 128 127 147
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 136 147 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.14% 2.06% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.41% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 108 139 107
Median salary £45,344 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.53% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,400 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Automated Testing
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 East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5593 6109 6726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 88.04% 85.60% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4543 5044 5417
Median salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the East of England region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in the East of England

Automated Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Cambridgeshire +5 49 £45,344 -17.55% 5
Hertfordshire -1 43 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Essex +5 18 £46,194 +31.98% 4
Bedfordshire +9 12 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Suffolk -11 11 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Norfolk - 3 £32,500 -
Automated Testing
England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automated 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 East of England region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 133 (56.84%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (39.74%) Selenium
3 88 (37.61%) SQL
4 76 (32.48%) C#
5 71 (30.34%) QA
6 66 (28.21%) .NET
7 65 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 64 (27.35%) Manual Testing
9 62 (26.50%) HTML
10 59 (25.21%) Scrum
11 56 (23.93%) Finance
12 55 (23.50%) CSS
13 48 (20.51%) TDD
14 47 (20.09%) MVC
15 42 (17.95%) ASP.NET
16 41 (17.52%) Microsoft
16 41 (17.52%) Test Automation
17 40 (17.09%) HTML5
17 40 (17.09%) Test Scripting
18 39 (16.67%) JIRA
18 39 (16.67%) ISEB
19 38 (16.24%) SQL Server
20 37 (15.81%) Java
21 36 (15.38%) Software Engineering
22 35 (14.96%) Degree
22 35 (14.96%) Python
22 35 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC
23 32 (13.68%) Web Services
23 32 (13.68%) jQuery
23 32 (13.68%) WCF

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.42%) NServiceBus
3 7 (2.99%) Apache Solr
4 6 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.71%) Confluence
5 4 (1.71%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.71%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.85%) IIS
7 2 (0.85%) JBoss
7 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.43%) CMS
8 1 (0.43%) Drupal
8 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.84%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.85%) Sonata
2 5 (2.14%) MultiFonds
3 4 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.85%) SaaS
4 5 (2.14%) PaaS
5 3 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.26%) Wireless
2 12 (5.13%) HTTP
3 9 (3.85%) Internet
4 8 (3.42%) Bluetooth
4 8 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.85%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.43%) FTP
6 1 (0.43%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.43%) SSH
6 1 (0.43%) SSL
6 1 (0.43%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.26%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.56%) Neo4j
4 11 (4.70%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.99%) CouchDB
6 7 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.99%) HBase
6 7 (2.99%) Redis
6 7 (2.99%) Riak
7 5 (2.14%) MySQL
7 5 (2.14%) OLTP
7 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.85%) DB2
9 2 (0.85%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 93 (39.74%) Selenium
2 39 (16.67%) JIRA
3 28 (11.97%) Git (software)
4 21 (8.97%) Cucumber
4 21 (8.97%) HP UFT
4 21 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (6.84%) Subversion
6 13 (5.56%) WebDriver
7 12 (5.13%) Robot Framework
7 12 (5.13%) SoapUI
8 10 (4.27%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.85%) TeamCity
10 8 (3.42%) CppUnit
10 8 (3.42%) JMeter
11 6 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (2.56%) PhantomJS
11 6 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (2.14%) NUnit
13 4 (1.71%) Appium
13 4 (1.71%) JUnit
General
1 56 (23.93%) Finance
2 19 (8.12%) Banking
2 19 (8.12%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.56%) Electronics
4 9 (3.85%) Automotive
5 7 (2.99%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.85%) Legal
6 2 (0.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (29.49%) Developer
2 49 (20.94%) Analyst
3 47 (20.09%) Test Engineer
4 44 (18.80%) Test Analyst
5 31 (13.25%) Tester
6 29 (12.39%) Test Automation Engineer
7 28 (11.97%) Software Test Engineer
8 25 (10.68%) C# Developer
8 25 (10.68%) Software Tester
9 22 (9.40%) .NET Developer
10 19 (8.12%) Embedded Engineer
11 18 (7.69%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.98%) Applications Developer
12 14 (5.98%) Automation Test Analyst
12 14 (5.98%) Test Manager
13 13 (5.56%) QA Tester
14 12 (5.13%) QA Leader
14 12 (5.13%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.13%) Test Leader
14 12 (5.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (28.21%) .NET
2 62 (26.50%) HTML
3 55 (23.50%) CSS
4 42 (17.95%) ASP.NET
5 40 (17.09%) HTML5
6 35 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (13.68%) jQuery
7 32 (13.68%) WCF
7 32 (13.68%) Web Services
8 30 (12.82%) .NET Framework
9 28 (11.97%) Ajax
10 27 (11.54%) Entity Framework
11 25 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (10.26%) AngularJS
12 24 (10.26%) XML
13 14 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (5.98%) WPF
14 13 (5.56%) D3.js
15 12 (5.13%) REST
16 11 (4.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.12%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.27%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.99%) iPad
5 7 (2.99%) User Experience
5 7 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.56%) Clustering
6 6 (2.56%) Social Media
6 6 (2.56%) Social Network
7 5 (2.14%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.28%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.28%) Statistics
9 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.85%) EPoS
9 2 (0.85%) Home Automation
10 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.54%) Windows
2 26 (11.11%) Linux
3 17 (7.26%) Android
4 16 (6.84%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.85%) Unix
6 3 (1.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (56.84%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (27.35%) Manual Testing
3 59 (25.21%) Scrum
4 48 (20.51%) TDD
5 47 (20.09%) MVC
6 41 (17.52%) Test Automation
7 40 (17.09%) Test Scripting
8 36 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 31 (13.25%) Automation Testing
9 31 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (12.39%) SDLC
11 27 (11.54%) Integration Testing
11 27 (11.54%) Software Testing
12 23 (9.83%) BDD
13 21 (8.97%) Test Strategy
14 20 (8.55%) Mentoring
15 18 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (6.41%) Configuration Management
16 15 (6.41%) OO
16 15 (6.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 88 (37.61%) SQL
2 76 (32.48%) C#
3 65 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 37 (15.81%) Java
5 35 (14.96%) Python
6 23 (9.83%) C++
7 22 (9.40%) Perl
8 21 (8.97%) C
9 17 (7.26%) Ruby
10 13 (5.56%) T-SQL
11 10 (4.27%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.99%) Tcl
12 7 (2.99%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.71%) PHP
13 4 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.71%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.28%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.85%) VB
15 2 (0.85%) XAML
16 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (16.67%) ISEB
2 35 (14.96%) Degree
3 29 (12.39%) ISTQB
4 10 (4.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.14%) AWS Certification
5 5 (2.14%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (30.34%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.28%) XenServer
2 2 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.40%) Oracle
3 13 (5.56%) HP
4 7 (2.99%) Google
4 7 (2.99%) Informatica
4 7 (2.99%) Mapbox
4 7 (2.99%) Xamarin
5 6 (2.56%) Pega
6 4 (1.71%) IBM
7 3 (1.28%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.85%) FINEOS
8 2 (0.85%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.85%) Telerik
9 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.43%) Sybase
9 1 (0.43%) TIBCO
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