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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 130 171 175
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 121 112 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.83% 1.47% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.74% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 102 93 99
Median salary £41,250 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
5683 6448 6913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.90% 84.34% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4806 5329 5707
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,540 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +16 50 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Hertfordshire +14 26 £40,000 -11.11%
Suffolk +19 22 £32,500 +8.33%
Essex +12 16 £47,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +8 7 £42,500 -5.55%
Automated Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 165 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (40.36%) QA
3 107 (38.91%) Selenium
3 107 (38.91%) SQL
4 92 (33.45%) C#
5 90 (32.73%) .NET
6 89 (32.36%) Software Testing
7 77 (28.00%) TDD
8 68 (24.73%) SDLC
9 67 (24.36%) HTML
10 66 (24.00%) JavaScript
11 65 (23.64%) Software Engineering
12 63 (22.91%) Manual Testing
13 57 (20.73%) XML
14 55 (20.00%) MVC
14 55 (20.00%) WCF
15 53 (19.27%) CSS
16 51 (18.55%) JIRA
17 50 (18.18%) .NET Framework
18 49 (17.82%) ASP.NET Web API
19 46 (16.73%) Degree
20 45 (16.36%) jQuery
20 45 (16.36%) ISEB
21 44 (16.00%) Unit Testing
21 44 (16.00%) JSON
22 43 (15.64%) Ajax
22 43 (15.64%) Entity Framework
23 41 (14.91%) Razor View Engine
23 41 (14.91%) Scrum
24 40 (14.55%) Microsoft

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 21 (7.64%) NServiceBus
2 7 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.18%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.09%) Confluence
5 3 (1.09%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.36%) CMS
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.09%) MS Office
2 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (6.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (4.00%) MultiFonds
2 11 (4.00%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.73%) Wireshark
2 7 (2.55%) Internet
3 6 (2.18%) Firewall
4 5 (1.82%) PuTTY
4 5 (1.82%) SSH
4 5 (1.82%) Telnet
5 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.27%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.36%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.36%) RavenDB
4 7 (2.55%) Big Data
4 7 (2.55%) Neo4j
5 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.09%) DB2
6 3 (1.09%) DbVisualizer
7 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 107 (38.91%) Selenium
2 51 (18.55%) JIRA
3 30 (10.91%) HP UFT
4 16 (5.82%) TeamCity
5 15 (5.45%) NUnit
5 15 (5.45%) Subversion
6 13 (4.73%) Fiddler
7 12 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 11 (4.00%) Git (software)
9 10 (3.64%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.27%) JMeter
11 7 (2.55%) PhantomJS
12 5 (1.82%) Toad
12 5 (1.82%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.45%) JIRA Agile
14 3 (1.09%) LoadRunner
15 2 (0.73%) Gerrit
15 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
15 2 (0.73%) Xcode
General
1 28 (10.18%) Finance
2 18 (6.55%) Electronics
3 10 (3.64%) Retail
4 5 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.82%) Front Office
5 2 (0.73%) Games
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 98 (35.64%) Developer
2 54 (19.64%) Analyst
2 54 (19.64%) Tester
3 53 (19.27%) C# Developer
4 50 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 48 (17.45%) Senior Developer
6 36 (13.09%) .NET Developer
7 34 (12.36%) Software Engineer
8 33 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 31 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (10.91%) QA Tester
11 29 (10.55%) Senior .NET Developer
11 29 (10.55%) Senior Software Developer
11 29 (10.55%) Test Engineer
12 26 (9.45%) Software Tester
13 24 (8.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 23 (8.36%) Software Developer
15 21 (7.64%) C# Software Developer
15 21 (7.64%) Senior C# Software Developer
16 18 (6.55%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (32.73%) .NET
2 67 (24.36%) HTML
3 57 (20.73%) XML
4 55 (20.00%) WCF
5 53 (19.27%) CSS
6 50 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 49 (17.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 45 (16.36%) jQuery
9 44 (16.00%) JSON
10 43 (15.64%) Ajax
10 43 (15.64%) Entity Framework
11 41 (14.91%) Razor View Engine
12 34 (12.36%) LINQ
13 33 (12.00%) REST
14 29 (10.55%) HTML5
15 28 (10.18%) XSLT
16 27 (9.82%) ASP.NET
17 23 (8.36%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (6.91%) SignalR
19 18 (6.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.18%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.82%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.73%) iPad
4 12 (4.36%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.91%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.55%) Clustering
6 7 (2.55%) Social Media
6 7 (2.55%) Social Network
7 6 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.18%) EPoS
8 5 (1.82%) Cybercrime
8 5 (1.82%) iPhone
8 5 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.82%) Statistics
9 3 (1.09%) Fintech
10 2 (0.73%) Physics
11 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.09%) Linux
2 31 (11.27%) Windows
3 15 (5.45%) Unix
4 8 (2.91%) Android
5 7 (2.55%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.18%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.82%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.36%) Software Testing
3 77 (28.00%) TDD
4 68 (24.73%) SDLC
5 65 (23.64%) Software Engineering
6 63 (22.91%) Manual Testing
7 55 (20.00%) MVC
8 44 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 41 (14.91%) Scrum
10 39 (14.18%) BDD
11 35 (12.73%) Automation Testing
12 34 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (11.64%) Test Scripting
14 28 (10.18%) Front End Development
15 27 (9.82%) Line Management
16 26 (9.45%) Regression Testing
17 25 (9.09%) Data Modelling
17 25 (9.09%) Pair Programming
18 24 (8.73%) Project Management
19 23 (8.36%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 107 (38.91%) SQL
2 92 (33.45%) C#
3 66 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 36 (13.09%) Java
5 33 (12.00%) Python
6 29 (10.55%) VB.NET
7 25 (9.09%) C++
8 21 (7.64%) C
9 20 (7.27%) T-SQL
10 17 (6.18%) Embedded C++
11 12 (4.36%) Embedded C
11 12 (4.36%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.64%) Perl
13 8 (2.91%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.82%) Ruby
15 4 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.73%) Groovy
16 2 (0.73%) PHP
17 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (16.73%) Degree
2 45 (16.36%) ISEB
3 23 (8.36%) ISTQB
4 18 (6.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (6.18%) SC Cleared
5 17 (6.18%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (40.36%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.55%) HP
3 8 (2.91%) IBM
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle
5 3 (1.09%) Twitter
6 2 (0.73%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.73%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.36%) Apple
7 1 (0.36%) Facebook
7 1 (0.36%) FINEOS
7 1 (0.36%) Google
7 1 (0.36%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.36%) Perforce
7 1 (0.36%) Telerik
7 1 (0.36%) VMware
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