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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 151 178 114
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -64
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 119 105 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.57% 1.21% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.54% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 96 90 168
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
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
6101 6833 6453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.62% 78.93% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4997 5600 5530
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridgeshire -2 50 £45,000 +8.43% 14
Hertfordshire +17 30 £47,500 +79.24% 3
Essex +7 13 £47,500 +35.71%
Bedfordshire +8 10 £45,000 -14.28%
Norfolk +5 9 £42,500 +49.12%
Suffolk +5 7 £30,000 - 4
Automated Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 105 (41.50%) SQL
2 93 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (36.36%) QA
4 79 (31.23%) Java
5 73 (28.85%) Linux
6 70 (27.67%) Manual Testing
7 63 (24.90%) HTML
8 62 (24.51%) Python
8 62 (24.51%) Selenium
9 61 (24.11%) Test Scripting
10 57 (22.53%) JavaScript
11 56 (22.13%) UNIX
12 48 (18.97%) Regression Testing
12 48 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
13 47 (18.58%) ISEB
13 47 (18.58%) Software Testing
14 46 (18.18%) Windows
15 44 (17.39%) .NET
16 39 (15.42%) C++
17 35 (13.83%) Perl
17 35 (13.83%) Scrum
17 35 (13.83%) SDLC
18 34 (13.44%) QuickTest Pro
18 34 (13.44%) C#
18 34 (13.44%) XML
19 32 (12.65%) ISTQB
19 32 (12.65%) Degree
19 32 (12.65%) Test Automation
20 30 (11.86%) System Testing
20 30 (11.86%) WebSphere

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 30 (11.86%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.93%) MQSeries
3 7 (2.77%) Drupal
3 7 (2.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (2.77%) JBoss
3 7 (2.77%) Apache
3 7 (2.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.58%) IIS
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (5.93%) MS Office
2 12 (4.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.77%) Magento
2 6 (2.37%) MultiFonds
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.91%) HTTP
2 17 (6.72%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.93%) HTTPS
4 13 (5.14%) Internet
5 10 (3.95%) Wireless
6 4 (1.58%) ATM
7 3 (1.19%) Network Security
8 2 (0.79%) SNMP
8 2 (0.79%) 3G
8 2 (0.79%) 2G
9 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.40%) SSH
9 1 (0.40%) NFC
9 1 (0.40%) TETRA
9 1 (0.40%) DECT
9 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.86%) DB2
2 28 (11.07%) SQL Server
3 23 (9.09%) DbVisualizer
4 20 (7.91%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.93%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.19%) Big Data
9 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.40%) OLAP
10 1 (0.40%) MySQL
10 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 62 (24.51%) Selenium
2 34 (13.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 29 (11.46%) Subversion
4 26 (10.28%) JIRA
5 23 (9.09%) LoadRunner
6 22 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 17 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (6.32%) Git (software)
9 15 (5.93%) JMeter
10 13 (5.14%) TeamCity
10 13 (5.14%) NUnit
10 13 (5.14%) Ant
11 12 (4.74%) MSBuild
12 10 (3.95%) JUnit
13 9 (3.56%) SpecFlow
13 9 (3.56%) WebDriver
14 8 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (2.37%) Visual Studio
15 6 (2.37%) QADirector
16 5 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (9.09%) Retail
2 20 (7.91%) Finance
3 12 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.98%) Banking
5 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (31.62%) Tester
2 51 (20.16%) Analyst
3 34 (13.44%) Test Engineer
4 33 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 33 (13.04%) Developer
5 30 (11.86%) Software Tester
6 27 (10.67%) Software Engineer
7 19 (7.51%) Software Test Engineer
8 17 (6.72%) Automation Tester
9 14 (5.53%) Selenium Tester
10 13 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (4.74%) QA Analyst
12 11 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
13 10 (3.95%) Senior Tester
14 9 (3.56%) Senior Software Tester
14 9 (3.56%) Test Manager
15 8 (3.16%) Java Developer
15 8 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
15 8 (3.16%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.90%) HTML
2 44 (17.39%) .NET
3 34 (13.44%) XML
4 30 (11.86%) J2EE
5 28 (11.07%) CSS
6 23 (9.09%) Flash
7 14 (5.53%) Spring
8 10 (3.95%) Web Services
8 10 (3.95%) Hibernate
8 10 (3.95%) HTML5
9 9 (3.56%) REST
9 9 (3.56%) CSS3
10 8 (3.16%) RESTful
10 8 (3.16%) Gherkin
11 7 (2.77%) Dojo
12 6 (2.37%) SOAP
13 5 (1.98%) WinForms
13 5 (1.98%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.98%) ASP.NET
14 3 (1.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.14%) Visualisation
3 11 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.37%) iSeries
6 5 (1.98%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.19%) User Experience
8 2 (0.79%) Replication
8 2 (0.79%) Life Science
8 2 (0.79%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.79%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.79%) Biology
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.40%) IVR
9 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 73 (28.85%) Linux
2 56 (22.13%) UNIX
3 46 (18.18%) Windows
4 11 (4.35%) Android
5 9 (3.56%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.77%) AIX
7 3 (1.19%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.40%) Tizen
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (27.67%) Manual Testing
3 61 (24.11%) Test Scripting
4 48 (18.97%) Regression Testing
5 47 (18.58%) Software Testing
6 35 (13.83%) Scrum
6 35 (13.83%) SDLC
7 32 (12.65%) Test Automation
8 30 (11.86%) System Testing
8 30 (11.86%) E-Commerce
9 29 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (11.07%) Test Strategy
11 26 (10.28%) TDD
12 25 (9.88%) Mentoring
13 20 (7.91%) Performance Testing
14 18 (7.11%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (6.72%) BDD
16 14 (5.53%) Unit Testing
17 13 (5.14%) Test Management
18 11 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 105 (41.50%) SQL
2 79 (31.23%) Java
3 62 (24.51%) Python
4 57 (22.53%) JavaScript
5 39 (15.42%) C++
6 35 (13.83%) Perl
7 34 (13.44%) C#
8 20 (7.91%) C
9 16 (6.32%) Ruby
10 13 (5.14%) PHP
11 12 (4.74%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.56%) VB.NET
13 8 (3.16%) RPG
14 7 (2.77%) AWK
15 5 (1.98%) VB
16 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.40%) TTCN
17 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.40%) Tcl
17 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (18.58%) ISEB
2 32 (12.65%) ISTQB
2 32 (12.65%) Degree
3 15 (5.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (36.36%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) WAI
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.79%) Firmware
3 1 (0.40%) KVM
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (11.46%) IBM
2 28 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.09%) HP
4 10 (3.95%) Oracle
5 7 (2.77%) Sun
6 6 (2.37%) Google
7 5 (1.98%) Talend
7 5 (1.98%) Facebook
8 3 (1.19%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.79%) VMware
10 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.40%) Apple
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