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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 83 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.29% 0.68% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.78% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 8
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +24.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
836 1158 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.27% 87.59% 77.79%
Number of salaries quoted 646 937 895
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
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 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
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 May 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
Loughton - 2 £37,500 - 1
Brentwood - 1 £47,500 -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 21 (67.74%) QA
2 19 (61.29%) Selenium
2 19 (61.29%) Software Testing
3 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (41.94%) Manual Testing
5 11 (35.48%) SQL
6 9 (29.03%) SDLC
6 9 (29.03%) JIRA
7 8 (25.81%) JMeter
7 8 (25.81%) TDD
8 7 (22.58%) Scrum
8 7 (22.58%) .NET
8 7 (22.58%) SOAP
8 7 (22.58%) Java
8 7 (22.58%) REST
8 7 (22.58%) Automation Testing
9 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
9 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
9 6 (19.35%) Workflow
10 5 (16.13%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Wealth Management
10 5 (16.13%) MultiFonds
10 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
10 5 (16.13%) QA Automation
10 5 (16.13%) Sonata
11 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MultiFonds
1 5 (16.13%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
1 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Selenium
2 9 (29.03%) JIRA
3 8 (25.81%) JMeter
4 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
5 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Test Engineer
1 9 (29.03%) Tester
2 7 (22.58%) QA Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) QA Tester
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Software QA Tester
4 5 (16.13%) Software Tester
5 4 (12.90%) Associate Director
5 4 (12.90%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (6.45%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
1 7 (22.58%) REST
1 7 (22.58%) SOAP
2 5 (16.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Software Testing
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Manual Testing
4 9 (29.03%) SDLC
5 8 (25.81%) TDD
6 7 (22.58%) Automation Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
7 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
7 6 (19.35%) Workflow
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) QA Automation
8 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
8 5 (16.13%) Wealth Management
9 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
9 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (67.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) VMware
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