The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 75 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 18 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.70% 1.93% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.24% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 9
Median salary £46,194 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.98% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Automated Testing
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
944 1208 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 89.31% 86.29% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 674 879 941
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Essex region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Essex

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Essex

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £46,194 - 1
Brentwood -2 1 - -
Basildon - 1 - -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 14 (45.16%) SDLC
2 12 (38.71%) Software Testing
2 12 (38.71%) QA
3 11 (35.48%) .NET
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) CSS
4 10 (32.26%) MVC
4 10 (32.26%) Scrum
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Wealth Management
4 10 (32.26%) Software Delivery
4 10 (32.26%) Sonata
5 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (29.03%) User Stories
5 9 (29.03%) jQuery
5 9 (29.03%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
5 9 (29.03%) Web Design
5 9 (29.03%) C#
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.81%) Project Management
6 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
6 8 (25.81%) HTML5
6 8 (25.81%) Android
6 8 (25.81%) AngularJS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (22.58%) Apache Solr
1 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Sonata
2 6 (19.35%) MultiFonds
3 1 (3.23%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (22.58%) CouchDB
2 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
2 7 (22.58%) HBase
2 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
2 7 (22.58%) Neo4j
2 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
2 7 (22.58%) Redis
2 7 (22.58%) Riak
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) SoapUI
2 4 (12.90%) JMeter
3 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Zephyr
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (22.58%) Multimedia
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Software Tester
1 14 (45.16%) Tester
2 10 (32.26%) QA Tester
2 10 (32.26%) Software QA Tester
3 9 (29.03%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Services Director
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) CSS
3 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
3 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
3 9 (29.03%) jQuery
3 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
4 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
4 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 8 (25.81%) HTML5
5 7 (22.58%) D3.js
5 7 (22.58%) Leaflet
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
7 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
7 1 (3.23%) CSS3
7 1 (3.23%) JSON
7 1 (3.23%) Middleware
7 1 (3.23%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.23%) DataPower
2 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Android
1 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) SDLC
2 12 (38.71%) Software Testing
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) MVC
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) Software Delivery
3 10 (32.26%) Wealth Management
4 9 (29.03%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
4 9 (29.03%) User Stories
4 9 (29.03%) Web Design
5 8 (25.81%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) Android Development
6 7 (22.58%) iOS Development
7 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
8 4 (12.90%) Automation Testing
9 3 (9.68%) DevOps
9 3 (9.68%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) C#
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Google
1 7 (22.58%) Mapbox
2 2 (6.45%) FINEOS
2 2 (6.45%) Guidewire
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Telerik
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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