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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Rank 73 81 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 15 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.67% 1.97% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.22% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 8
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%

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
797 1128 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 88.85% 89.03% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 588 845 857
Median salary £50,000 £47,903 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 14 (46.67%) Software Testing
2 12 (40.00%) SDLC
3 11 (36.67%) QA
3 11 (36.67%) SoapUI
4 10 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Sonata
4 10 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Finance
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) Selenium
7 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
7 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
8 6 (20.00%) TDD
8 6 (20.00%) Automotive
8 6 (20.00%) MVC
8 6 (20.00%) CSS
8 6 (20.00%) .NET
8 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.00%) C
8 6 (20.00%) MS Office
8 6 (20.00%) DevOps
8 6 (20.00%) Zephyr
8 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing

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 4 (13.33%) Apache Solr
1 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Sonata
2 3 (10.00%) MultiFonds
3 1 (3.33%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (13.33%) CouchDB
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.33%) HBase
2 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.33%) Neo4j
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.33%) Redis
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) Riak
3 3 (10.00%) GIS
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) SoapUI
2 8 (26.67%) Selenium
3 6 (20.00%) Zephyr
4 5 (16.67%) JMeter
5 3 (10.00%) ClearQuest
5 3 (10.00%) CruiseControl
5 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.00%) FishEye
5 3 (10.00%) Hudson
5 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Automotive
3 4 (13.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Software Tester
1 16 (53.33%) Tester
2 10 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 10 (33.33%) Software QA Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Associate Director
6 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 5 (16.67%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) HTML5
3 5 (16.67%) jQuery
3 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (13.33%) D3.js
4 4 (13.33%) Leaflet
4 4 (13.33%) Middleware
5 3 (10.00%) GWT
5 3 (10.00%) REST
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.33%) DataPower
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Android
1 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Software Testing
2 12 (40.00%) SDLC
3 10 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 10 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
5 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
6 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (20.00%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 5 (16.67%) User Stories
7 5 (16.67%) Web Design
8 4 (13.33%) Android Development
8 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
8 4 (13.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) C
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Google
1 4 (13.33%) Mapbox
2 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.33%) FINEOS
3 1 (3.33%) Guidewire
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Telerik
Harlow, Essex
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benesits
Posted: 12 days ago