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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
England / East of England
Rank 117 118 134
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 132 154 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.26% 2.24% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.60% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 119 145 111
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%

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
5114 5912 6131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.40% 85.81% 84.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4205 4867 4905
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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
Cambridgeshire +25 57 £47,500 -7.49% 6
Hertfordshire -2 42 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Essex +8 14 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Suffolk -4 13 £40,000 -10.11% 2
Bedfordshire +7 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Norfolk - 1 £24,500 - 2
Automated Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 132 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (40.56%) SQL
3 94 (37.75%) Selenium
4 74 (29.72%) Finance
5 72 (28.92%) QA
5 72 (28.92%) Manual Testing
6 67 (26.91%) C#
7 65 (26.10%) .NET
8 62 (24.90%) JavaScript
9 59 (23.69%) TDD
10 58 (23.29%) HTML
11 55 (22.09%) Scrum
12 52 (20.88%) CSS
13 51 (20.48%) JIRA
14 49 (19.68%) Test Scripting
15 46 (18.47%) MVC
15 46 (18.47%) Microsoft
16 45 (18.07%) ISEB
16 45 (18.07%) Test Automation
17 44 (17.67%) Java
18 43 (17.27%) Python
19 41 (16.47%) MS Excel
19 41 (16.47%) Degree
19 41 (16.47%) HTML5
20 40 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
21 39 (15.66%) ASP.NET
22 38 (15.26%) ISTQB
23 37 (14.86%) SQL Server
24 34 (13.65%) WCF
24 34 (13.65%) Banking

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 10 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (4.02%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.41%) NServiceBus
3 5 (2.01%) Confluence
4 4 (1.61%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.80%) Drupal
6 2 (0.80%) IIS
6 2 (0.80%) JBoss
6 2 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.80%) WordPress
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.44%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.41%) MS Office
4 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.61%) Sonata
2 4 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.80%) MultiFonds
3 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.40%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.42%) SaaS
4 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.80%) Office 365
5 2 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.44%) Wireless
2 21 (8.43%) HTTP
3 8 (3.21%) Bluetooth
3 8 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (2.81%) Internet
5 2 (0.80%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.40%) FTP
6 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.82%) NoSQL
2 12 (4.82%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.61%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.21%) Neo4j
5 6 (2.41%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.01%) MySQL
6 5 (2.01%) OLTP
6 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.61%) CouchDB
7 4 (1.61%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.61%) HBase
7 4 (1.61%) Redis
7 4 (1.61%) Riak
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.20%) GIS
8 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.80%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 94 (37.75%) Selenium
2 51 (20.48%) JIRA
3 33 (13.25%) Git (software)
4 24 (9.64%) Cucumber
4 24 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (6.83%) HP UFT
6 16 (6.43%) Jenkins
6 16 (6.43%) SoapUI
7 14 (5.62%) WebDriver
8 13 (5.22%) Subversion
9 12 (4.82%) Robot Framework
10 11 (4.42%) TeamCity
11 9 (3.61%) JUnit
11 9 (3.61%) Zephyr
12 8 (3.21%) CppUnit
12 8 (3.21%) JMeter
13 6 (2.41%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (2.01%) Maven
15 4 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 74 (29.72%) Finance
2 34 (13.65%) Banking
3 31 (12.45%) Telecoms
4 21 (8.43%) Electronics
5 9 (3.61%) Automotive
6 4 (1.61%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.80%) Legal
7 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Military
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (28.92%) Developer
2 54 (21.69%) Analyst
2 54 (21.69%) Test Engineer
3 48 (19.28%) Test Analyst
4 33 (13.25%) Software Test Engineer
5 31 (12.45%) Tester
6 30 (12.05%) .NET Developer
7 26 (10.44%) Embedded Engineer
7 26 (10.44%) Software Tester
7 26 (10.44%) Test Automation Engineer
8 23 (9.24%) Automation Test Analyst
9 20 (8.03%) Applications Developer
10 19 (7.63%) C# Developer
10 19 (7.63%) Manual Test Analyst
11 15 (6.02%) Test Manager
11 15 (6.02%) Web Applications Developer
11 15 (6.02%) Web Developer
12 13 (5.22%) .NET Applications Developer
12 13 (5.22%) .NET Web Applications Developer
12 13 (5.22%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (26.10%) .NET
2 58 (23.29%) HTML
3 52 (20.88%) CSS
4 41 (16.47%) HTML5
5 39 (15.66%) ASP.NET
6 34 (13.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (13.65%) WCF
7 32 (12.85%) Ajax
8 30 (12.05%) Web Services
9 29 (11.65%) XML
10 24 (9.64%) jQuery
11 19 (7.63%) AngularJS
11 19 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (7.23%) .NET Framework
13 15 (6.02%) Entity Framework
14 14 (5.62%) Spring
15 13 (5.22%) CSS3
16 12 (4.82%) JSON
17 11 (4.42%) REST
17 11 (4.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.23%) Mobile App
2 16 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.62%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.81%) iPad
6 7 (2.81%) User Experience
7 6 (2.41%) Fintech
8 5 (2.01%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.01%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.61%) Clustering
9 4 (1.61%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.61%) Social Media
9 4 (1.61%) Social Network
10 3 (1.20%) EPoS
10 3 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.80%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.05%) Linux
2 28 (11.24%) Windows
3 14 (5.62%) Android
4 13 (5.22%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.02%) Unix
6 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (28.92%) Manual Testing
3 59 (23.69%) TDD
4 55 (22.09%) Scrum
5 49 (19.68%) Test Scripting
6 46 (18.47%) MVC
7 45 (18.07%) Test Automation
8 40 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (12.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (11.65%) Automation Testing
11 27 (10.84%) Software Testing
12 26 (10.44%) BDD
12 26 (10.44%) SOA
13 25 (10.04%) OO
13 25 (10.04%) Software Engineering
14 24 (9.64%) Mentoring
15 22 (8.84%) SDLC
16 19 (7.63%) Configuration Management
16 19 (7.63%) Integration Testing
16 19 (7.63%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 101 (40.56%) SQL
2 67 (26.91%) C#
3 62 (24.90%) JavaScript
4 44 (17.67%) Java
5 43 (17.27%) Python
6 22 (8.84%) C++
7 21 (8.43%) C
8 18 (7.23%) Perl
8 18 (7.23%) Ruby
9 14 (5.62%) T-SQL
10 12 (4.82%) Tcl
11 11 (4.42%) PL/SQL
12 9 (3.61%) TypeScript
13 6 (2.41%) PHP
14 5 (2.01%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.01%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.20%) VB
15 3 (1.20%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.20%) XAML
16 2 (0.80%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 45 (18.07%) ISEB
2 41 (16.47%) Degree
3 38 (15.26%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.01%) AWS Certification
5 5 (2.01%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.61%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (28.92%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.41%) Firmware
2 3 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.04%) Oracle
3 9 (3.61%) HP
4 8 (3.21%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.81%) Informatica
6 6 (2.41%) Pega
7 4 (1.61%) Google
7 4 (1.61%) Mapbox
7 4 (1.61%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.80%) IBM
8 2 (0.80%) SAP
9 1 (0.40%) FINEOS
9 1 (0.40%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.40%) Sybase
9 1 (0.40%) Telerik
9 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
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Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £18k - 24k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, 26 days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redgate
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £53000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Bury St. Edmunds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Norwich
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
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Harlow, Essex
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benesits
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Cambridgeshire
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