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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
England / East of England
Rank 126 130 142
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 123 147 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.09% 2.06% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.36% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 110 133 111
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
5126 6217 6230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.09% 86.98% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4188 4972 5014
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £69,000
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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +7 52 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Hertfordshire 0 38 £37,500 -21.87% 3
Essex +18 14 £47,500 +31.03% 2
Suffolk +5 10 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Bedfordshire +14 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Norfolk - 4 £24,500 - 2
Automated Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 144 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (38.02%) SQL
3 86 (32.70%) Selenium
4 82 (31.18%) Finance
5 74 (28.14%) Manual Testing
6 73 (27.76%) QA
7 68 (25.86%) TDD
7 68 (25.86%) C#
8 63 (23.95%) JavaScript
9 61 (23.19%) .NET
10 58 (22.05%) Scrum
11 57 (21.67%) JIRA
11 57 (21.67%) Java
12 54 (20.53%) HTML
12 54 (20.53%) Degree
13 52 (19.77%) Python
13 52 (19.77%) Test Scripting
14 50 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
14 50 (19.01%) Test Automation
15 49 (18.63%) CSS
16 48 (18.25%) Microsoft
17 43 (16.35%) MS Excel
18 39 (14.83%) ISEB
18 39 (14.83%) HTML5
19 38 (14.45%) MVC
20 37 (14.07%) ISTQB
20 37 (14.07%) Git (software)
21 36 (13.69%) BDD
21 36 (13.69%) Telecoms
22 34 (12.93%) SQL Server

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 18 (6.84%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.80%) Confluence
3 8 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.28%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.90%) JBoss
5 5 (1.90%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.52%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.14%) Drupal
7 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.76%) CMS
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.76%) WordPress
9 1 (0.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.38%) IIS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.89%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.28%) MS Office
4 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.80%) Sonata
2 6 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.14%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.38%) Magento
5 1 (0.38%) MultiFonds
5 1 (0.38%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.18%) SaaS
2 10 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.52%) GitHub
5 3 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.79%) Wireless
2 24 (9.13%) HTTP
3 7 (2.66%) Bluetooth
3 7 (2.66%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.28%) Internet
5 1 (0.38%) FTP
5 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.38%) SSL
5 1 (0.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.56%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.18%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.80%) MySQL
5 9 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.28%) Neo4j
6 6 (2.28%) Redis
6 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.90%) GIS
7 5 (1.90%) OLTP
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.14%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.14%) HBase
9 3 (1.14%) Riak
10 2 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 86 (32.70%) Selenium
2 57 (21.67%) JIRA
3 37 (14.07%) Git (software)
4 31 (11.79%) Cucumber
5 23 (8.75%) Jenkins
5 23 (8.75%) SoapUI
5 23 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (7.60%) WebDriver
7 19 (7.22%) TeamCity
8 16 (6.08%) HP UFT
8 16 (6.08%) JUnit
9 12 (4.56%) Zephyr
10 10 (3.80%) JMeter
10 10 (3.80%) Maven
11 8 (3.04%) Robot Framework
12 7 (2.66%) CppUnit
12 7 (2.66%) Subversion
12 7 (2.66%) Visual Studio
13 6 (2.28%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (1.90%) CruiseControl
General
1 82 (31.18%) Finance
2 36 (13.69%) Telecoms
3 34 (12.93%) Banking
4 27 (10.27%) Electronics
5 8 (3.04%) Automotive
6 4 (1.52%) Marketing
7 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.14%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.76%) Back Office
8 2 (0.76%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Military
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (28.14%) Developer
2 57 (21.67%) Test Engineer
3 54 (20.53%) Analyst
4 49 (18.63%) Test Analyst
5 34 (12.93%) Software Test Engineer
6 31 (11.79%) Embedded Engineer
7 30 (11.41%) Tester
8 28 (10.65%) .NET Developer
9 26 (9.89%) Automation Test Analyst
10 25 (9.51%) Software Tester
11 22 (8.37%) Test Automation Engineer
12 20 (7.60%) Applications Developer
13 19 (7.22%) C# Developer
14 18 (6.84%) Manual Test Analyst
15 15 (5.70%) Development Engineer
15 15 (5.70%) Web Applications Developer
15 15 (5.70%) Web Developer
16 14 (5.32%) DSP Engineer
17 13 (4.94%) .NET Web Developer
17 13 (4.94%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (23.19%) .NET
2 54 (20.53%) HTML
3 49 (18.63%) CSS
4 39 (14.83%) HTML5
5 33 (12.55%) ASP.NET
5 33 (12.55%) WCF
6 32 (12.17%) Web Services
7 30 (11.41%) XML
8 28 (10.65%) Ajax
9 27 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (7.98%) Spring
11 18 (6.84%) jQuery
12 17 (6.46%) CSS3
12 17 (6.46%) RESTful
13 16 (6.08%) Gherkin
13 16 (6.08%) Hibernate
14 15 (5.70%) .NET Framework
14 15 (5.70%) AngularJS
14 15 (5.70%) REST
15 14 (5.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.46%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (6.08%) User Experience
4 11 (4.18%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.28%) Fintech
6 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.90%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.52%) iPad
9 3 (1.14%) Clustering
9 3 (1.14%) EPoS
9 3 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.14%) Social Media
9 3 (1.14%) Social Network
10 2 (0.76%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.76%) Home Automation
10 2 (0.76%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.38%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.17%) Linux
2 29 (11.03%) Windows
3 14 (5.32%) Unix
4 12 (4.56%) Android
5 11 (4.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (28.14%) Manual Testing
3 68 (25.86%) TDD
4 58 (22.05%) Scrum
5 52 (19.77%) Test Scripting
6 50 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (19.01%) Test Automation
7 38 (14.45%) MVC
8 36 (13.69%) BDD
9 34 (12.93%) Software Testing
10 31 (11.79%) OO
10 31 (11.79%) User Acceptance Testing
11 27 (10.27%) SDLC
11 27 (10.27%) SOA
11 27 (10.27%) Software Engineering
12 26 (9.89%) Automation Testing
13 25 (9.51%) Waterfall
14 23 (8.75%) Mentoring
15 22 (8.37%) Configuration Management
16 20 (7.60%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 100 (38.02%) SQL
2 68 (25.86%) C#
3 63 (23.95%) JavaScript
4 57 (21.67%) Java
5 52 (19.77%) Python
6 22 (8.37%) C
6 22 (8.37%) C++
7 18 (6.84%) Ruby
8 16 (6.08%) Perl
9 14 (5.32%) Tcl
10 11 (4.18%) PHP
10 11 (4.18%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.80%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.80%) TypeScript
12 7 (2.66%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.52%) Groovy
14 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.14%) VB
14 3 (1.14%) XAML
15 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (20.53%) Degree
2 39 (14.83%) ISEB
3 37 (14.07%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.28%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.28%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.90%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) HND
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (27.76%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (3.80%) Firmware
2 5 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) Puppet
2 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.55%) Oracle
3 15 (5.70%) Atlassian
4 9 (3.42%) Informatica
5 7 (2.66%) HP
6 6 (2.28%) Pega
7 5 (1.90%) Sybase
8 4 (1.52%) RedGate
9 3 (1.14%) Google
9 3 (1.14%) IBM
9 3 (1.14%) Mapbox
9 3 (1.14%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.76%) hybris
10 2 (0.76%) SAP
11 1 (0.38%) FINEOS
11 1 (0.38%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.38%) Telerik
11 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
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