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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 117 165 194
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +29
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 138 119 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.12% 1.57% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.89% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 114 96 90
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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
5635 6298 7055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 86.51% 83.21% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4680 5153 5798
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +10 55 £43,000 -4.44% 8
Suffolk +34 31 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Hertfordshire +27 31 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Essex +14 14 £47,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +6 7 £45,000 - 3
Automated Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 171 (60.64%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (43.62%) SQL
3 107 (37.94%) QA
4 104 (36.88%) Selenium
5 101 (35.82%) C#
6 97 (34.40%) .NET
7 89 (31.56%) Software Testing
8 83 (29.43%) TDD
9 74 (26.24%) JavaScript
10 73 (25.89%) HTML
10 73 (25.89%) Software Engineering
11 67 (23.76%) XML
12 65 (23.05%) Manual Testing
12 65 (23.05%) SDLC
13 61 (21.63%) MVC
14 60 (21.28%) WCF
15 56 (19.86%) CSS
16 55 (19.50%) JIRA
17 54 (19.15%) .NET Framework
18 52 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
19 50 (17.73%) JSON
19 50 (17.73%) Unit Testing
20 48 (17.02%) jQuery
21 47 (16.67%) Ajax
21 47 (16.67%) Entity Framework
21 47 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
22 45 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
22 45 (15.96%) Scrum
23 43 (15.25%) Java
23 43 (15.25%) ISEB

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 27 (9.57%) NServiceBus
2 10 (3.55%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.48%) Node.js
4 3 (1.06%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.06%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.42%) MS Office
3 3 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.19%) MultiFonds
2 9 (3.19%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.74%) Wireshark
2 7 (2.48%) Firewall
2 7 (2.48%) Internet
3 4 (1.42%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.42%) SSH
3 4 (1.42%) Telnet
4 2 (0.71%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.22%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.03%) MongoDB
3 17 (6.03%) RavenDB
4 12 (4.26%) Big Data
5 7 (2.48%) Neo4j
5 7 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.06%) DB2
6 3 (1.06%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (0.35%) MySQL
7 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 104 (36.88%) Selenium
2 55 (19.50%) JIRA
3 28 (9.93%) HP UFT
4 21 (7.45%) TeamCity
5 20 (7.09%) NUnit
6 19 (6.74%) Fiddler
7 18 (6.38%) Subversion
8 10 (3.55%) JMeter
9 9 (3.19%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.19%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.48%) Git (software)
10 7 (2.48%) PhantomJS
11 5 (1.77%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.42%) JIRA Agile
12 4 (1.42%) Toad
13 3 (1.06%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.71%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.71%) Xcode
General
1 24 (8.51%) Finance
2 19 (6.74%) Electronics
3 9 (3.19%) Retail
4 5 (1.77%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.77%) Front Office
5 3 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (0.35%) Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Legal
6 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (37.23%) Developer
2 63 (22.34%) C# Developer
3 56 (19.86%) Senior Developer
4 52 (18.44%) Analyst
5 50 (17.73%) Tester
6 49 (17.38%) Test Analyst
7 48 (17.02%) .NET Developer
8 43 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (14.54%) Senior C# Developer
9 41 (14.54%) Software Engineer
10 40 (14.18%) Senior .NET Developer
11 36 (12.77%) Senior Software Developer
12 35 (12.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 30 (10.64%) Test Engineer
14 29 (10.28%) C# Software Developer
15 28 (9.93%) Senior C# Software Developer
16 26 (9.22%) QA Tester
17 23 (8.16%) Senior .NET Software Developer
17 23 (8.16%) Software Developer
17 23 (8.16%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (34.40%) .NET
2 73 (25.89%) HTML
3 67 (23.76%) XML
4 60 (21.28%) WCF
5 56 (19.86%) CSS
6 54 (19.15%) .NET Framework
7 52 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 50 (17.73%) JSON
9 48 (17.02%) jQuery
10 47 (16.67%) Ajax
10 47 (16.67%) Entity Framework
10 47 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
11 35 (12.41%) LINQ
12 34 (12.06%) REST
13 33 (11.70%) HTML5
14 31 (10.99%) ASP.NET
15 29 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (9.93%) XSLT
17 24 (8.51%) SignalR
18 23 (8.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.28%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.03%) Visualisation
3 13 (4.61%) iPad
4 11 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.55%) Cybercrime
5 10 (3.55%) iPhone
6 7 (2.48%) Clustering
6 7 (2.48%) Social Media
6 7 (2.48%) Social Network
7 6 (2.13%) EPoS
8 5 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.77%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.42%) Fintech
10 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.71%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.71%) NHS
11 2 (0.71%) Physics
11 2 (0.71%) Statistics
12 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.35%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.83%) Linux
2 36 (12.77%) Windows
3 16 (5.67%) Unix
4 14 (4.96%) Android
5 10 (3.55%) Windows Phone
6 9 (3.19%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.13%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.42%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (60.64%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (31.56%) Software Testing
3 83 (29.43%) TDD
4 73 (25.89%) Software Engineering
5 65 (23.05%) Manual Testing
5 65 (23.05%) SDLC
6 61 (21.63%) MVC
7 50 (17.73%) Unit Testing
8 45 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (15.96%) Scrum
9 42 (14.89%) BDD
10 36 (12.77%) Automation Testing
11 34 (12.06%) Test Scripting
12 28 (9.93%) Front End Development
12 28 (9.93%) Line Management
13 27 (9.57%) Data Modelling
13 27 (9.57%) Regression Testing
14 25 (8.87%) Pair Programming
15 23 (8.16%) CRM
15 23 (8.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (43.62%) SQL
2 101 (35.82%) C#
3 74 (26.24%) JavaScript
4 43 (15.25%) Java
5 36 (12.77%) Python
6 31 (10.99%) C++
7 30 (10.64%) VB.NET
8 26 (9.22%) T-SQL
9 20 (7.09%) C
10 18 (6.38%) Embedded C++
11 17 (6.03%) PowerShell
12 14 (4.96%) Objective-C
13 12 (4.26%) Embedded C
14 8 (2.84%) Perl
15 6 (2.13%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.42%) Ruby
17 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.71%) Groovy
17 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 43 (15.25%) ISEB
2 41 (14.54%) Degree
3 22 (7.80%) ISTQB
3 22 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.80%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (3.55%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (37.94%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.71%) Docker
1 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (7.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.93%) HP
3 8 (2.84%) IBM
4 7 (2.48%) Oracle
5 3 (1.06%) Twitter
6 2 (0.71%) VMware
6 2 (0.71%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.35%) Apple
7 1 (0.35%) Facebook
7 1 (0.35%) Google
7 1 (0.35%) Perforce
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