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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 125 134 165
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +31
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 144 137 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.06% 1.91% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.29% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 133 107 84
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
5941 5986 5664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.16% 83.24% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4807 4789 4562
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 -25 50 £50,675 +26.68% 8
Hertfordshire +23 48 £48,000 -12.72% 7
Suffolk -5 23 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Essex +12 14 £35,000 -22.22%
Bedfordshire +4 9 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Automated Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 162 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (44.06%) Selenium
3 124 (43.36%) SQL
4 111 (38.81%) C#
5 103 (36.01%) QA
6 99 (34.62%) HTML
7 93 (32.52%) .NET
8 89 (31.12%) JavaScript
9 87 (30.42%) Software Testing
10 82 (28.67%) Software Engineering
11 74 (25.87%) TDD
12 71 (24.83%) Java
13 70 (24.48%) XML
13 70 (24.48%) Manual Testing
14 67 (23.43%) MVC
15 66 (23.08%) CSS
15 66 (23.08%) WCF
16 63 (22.03%) JIRA
17 59 (20.63%) .NET Framework
18 57 (19.93%) ASP.NET Web API
19 56 (19.58%) Entity Framework
20 55 (19.23%) JSON
21 51 (17.83%) SDLC
22 50 (17.48%) jQuery
23 49 (17.13%) HTML5
23 49 (17.13%) REST
24 47 (16.43%) Ajax
24 47 (16.43%) Scrum
24 47 (16.43%) Unit Testing
25 46 (16.08%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 38 (13.29%) NServiceBus
2 11 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 10 (3.50%) Node.js
4 8 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.75%) CMS
6 2 (0.70%) Drupal
6 2 (0.70%) WordPress
7 1 (0.35%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.15%) MultiFonds
1 9 (3.15%) Sonata
2 7 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.15%) SaaS
2 7 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.05%) Firebase
4 3 (1.05%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.05%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.04%) Wireshark
2 11 (3.85%) HTTP
3 8 (2.80%) Internet
3 8 (2.80%) PuTTY
3 8 (2.80%) SSH
3 8 (2.80%) Telnet
4 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.40%) Firewall
6 2 (0.70%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.84%) NoSQL
2 29 (10.14%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.74%) MongoDB
4 18 (6.29%) RavenDB
5 15 (5.24%) Big Data
6 9 (3.15%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.80%) Neo4j
8 7 (2.45%) MySQL
9 5 (1.75%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.40%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.35%) DB2
11 1 (0.35%) DbVisualizer
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 126 (44.06%) Selenium
2 63 (22.03%) JIRA
3 35 (12.24%) Subversion
4 31 (10.84%) JMeter
4 31 (10.84%) TeamCity
5 26 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 26 (9.09%) NUnit
6 25 (8.74%) HP UFT
7 23 (8.04%) Fiddler
8 13 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 13 (4.55%) Jenkins
9 12 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (3.85%) Appium
11 10 (3.50%) WebDriver
12 9 (3.15%) LoadRunner
12 9 (3.15%) Visual Studio
13 8 (2.80%) PhantomJS
13 8 (2.80%) Toad
14 7 (2.45%) Eclipse
14 7 (2.45%) JIRA Agile
General
1 26 (9.09%) Finance
2 10 (3.50%) Electronics
3 9 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.40%) Games
4 4 (1.40%) iGaming
5 3 (1.05%) Marketing
6 2 (0.70%) Automotive
6 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.70%) Front Office
6 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (35.66%) Developer
2 69 (24.13%) C# Developer
3 60 (20.98%) .NET Developer
4 58 (20.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 58 (20.28%) Senior Developer
5 56 (19.58%) Tester
6 48 (16.78%) Senior Software Developer
7 47 (16.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 47 (16.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 47 (16.43%) Senior C# Developer
8 46 (16.08%) C# Software Developer
8 46 (16.08%) Test Engineer
9 43 (15.03%) .NET Software Developer
9 43 (15.03%) Analyst
10 42 (14.69%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 42 (14.69%) Software Engineer
11 38 (13.29%) Test Analyst
12 33 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 33 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
13 32 (11.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (34.62%) HTML
2 93 (32.52%) .NET
3 70 (24.48%) XML
4 66 (23.08%) CSS
4 66 (23.08%) WCF
5 59 (20.63%) .NET Framework
6 57 (19.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 56 (19.58%) Entity Framework
8 55 (19.23%) JSON
9 50 (17.48%) jQuery
10 49 (17.13%) HTML5
10 49 (17.13%) REST
11 47 (16.43%) Ajax
12 46 (16.08%) Razor View Engine
13 41 (14.34%) ASP.NET
13 41 (14.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (14.34%) LINQ
14 39 (13.64%) SOAP
15 32 (11.19%) SignalR
16 28 (9.79%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.64%) Visualisation
2 18 (6.29%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.85%) Cybercrime
6 11 (3.85%) iPhone
7 10 (3.50%) Social Media
8 7 (2.45%) Clustering
8 7 (2.45%) Social Network
9 4 (1.40%) iPad
9 4 (1.40%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.05%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.05%) Fintech
10 3 (1.05%) GPGPU
11 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.70%) NHS
11 2 (0.70%) STB
11 2 (0.70%) User Experience
12 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.19%) Windows
2 28 (9.79%) Android
2 28 (9.79%) Linux
3 24 (8.39%) Unix
4 18 (6.29%) Windows Phone
5 11 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (30.42%) Software Testing
3 82 (28.67%) Software Engineering
4 74 (25.87%) TDD
5 70 (24.48%) Manual Testing
6 67 (23.43%) MVC
7 51 (17.83%) SDLC
8 47 (16.43%) Scrum
8 47 (16.43%) Unit Testing
9 46 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (15.73%) BDD
11 40 (13.99%) Automation Testing
12 33 (11.54%) Test Scripting
13 32 (11.19%) Test Strategy
14 29 (10.14%) Test Automation
15 27 (9.44%) DevOps
15 27 (9.44%) Front End Development
16 24 (8.39%) Functional Testing
17 23 (8.04%) Dependency Injection
17 23 (8.04%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (43.36%) SQL
2 111 (38.81%) C#
3 89 (31.12%) JavaScript
4 71 (24.83%) Java
5 45 (15.73%) Python
6 29 (10.14%) T-SQL
7 26 (9.09%) C++
7 26 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 24 (8.39%) PowerShell
9 18 (6.29%) Ruby
10 14 (4.90%) Objective-C
11 10 (3.50%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.80%) C
13 7 (2.45%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.40%) Perl
15 3 (1.05%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.05%) PHP
16 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (13.64%) ISEB
2 37 (12.94%) Degree
3 21 (7.34%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 11 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (36.01%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.35%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (1.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) Firmware
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (6.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.85%) HP
3 10 (3.50%) Oracle
4 9 (3.15%) IBM
5 6 (2.10%) Telerik
6 3 (1.05%) Google
7 2 (0.70%) Twitter
7 2 (0.70%) VMware
7 2 (0.70%) Zend
8 1 (0.35%) Facebook
8 1 (0.35%) Informatica
8 1 (0.35%) Talend
8 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
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Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bupa+Pension,etc.
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + Bonus, 25days, flexible and more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation Package+Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Relocation Package plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 +excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TradeLogic Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago