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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Rank 67 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 14 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.50% 1.30% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.49% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 6
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
798 1009 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 85.62% 87.51% 86.16%
Number of salaries quoted 602 762 878
Median salary £49,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £82,500
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
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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
Witham - 2 £20,500 -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 16 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (40.63%) SoapUI
3 12 (37.50%) Java
4 11 (34.38%) Web Services
4 11 (34.38%) QA
4 11 (34.38%) SDLC
5 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
5 10 (31.25%) Sonata
5 10 (31.25%) Selenium
5 10 (31.25%) Wealth Management
5 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (28.13%) Scrum
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
6 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 9 (28.13%) Asset Management
7 8 (25.00%) C
7 8 (25.00%) TDD
7 8 (25.00%) DevOps
7 8 (25.00%) Zephyr
8 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
8 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
8 7 (21.88%) Process Improvement
9 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 6 (18.75%) OO
9 6 (18.75%) SOA
9 6 (18.75%) MS Office
9 6 (18.75%) Automotive
9 6 (18.75%) Middleware
9 6 (18.75%) Relational Database

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 3 (9.38%) Apache Solr
1 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Sonata
2 1 (3.13%) MultiFonds
2 1 (3.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) GIS
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.38%) CouchDB
4 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.38%) HBase
4 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 3 (9.38%) Neo4j
4 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) Redis
4 3 (9.38%) Riak
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) SoapUI
2 10 (31.25%) Selenium
3 8 (25.00%) Zephyr
4 5 (15.63%) ClearQuest
4 5 (15.63%) CruiseControl
4 5 (15.63%) FishEye
4 5 (15.63%) Hudson
4 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.63%) JIRA
4 5 (15.63%) JMeter
4 5 (15.63%) JUnit
4 5 (15.63%) TeamCity
5 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Automotive
3 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 16 (50.00%) Tester
2 10 (31.25%) QA Tester
2 10 (31.25%) Software QA Tester
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) Middleware
3 5 (15.63%) GWT
3 5 (15.63%) REST
3 5 (15.63%) RESTful
3 5 (15.63%) SOAP
4 4 (12.50%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.50%) CSS
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.38%) D3.js
5 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
5 3 (9.38%) jQuery
5 3 (9.38%) Leaflet
5 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) DataPower
2 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Android
1 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (34.38%) SDLC
3 10 (31.25%) Software Delivery
3 10 (31.25%) Wealth Management
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Asset Management
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
5 8 (25.00%) DevOps
5 8 (25.00%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Process Improvement
7 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
7 6 (18.75%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) SOA
7 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (15.63%) Cyber Intelligence
8 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (15.63%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (15.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) C
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.38%) Google
2 3 (9.38%) Mapbox
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) FINEOS
4 1 (3.13%) Guidewire
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Telerik
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