The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 28 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.03% 4.73% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 5.28% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 3
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +39.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
183 379 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 91.96% 89.60% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 148 336 185
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Ipswich

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) Degree
5 8 (57.14%) HTML5
5 8 (57.14%) CSS3
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (42.86%) JSON
7 6 (42.86%) Web Design
7 6 (42.86%) Ajax
7 6 (42.86%) PHP
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (42.86%) TypeScript
8 5 (35.71%) SignalR
8 5 (35.71%) Sass
8 5 (35.71%) LESS
8 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
8 5 (35.71%) Handlebars
8 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (35.71%) C++
9 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 4 (28.57%) B2B
9 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (28.57%) C#

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) Ajax
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) JSON
6 5 (35.71%) Handlebars
6 5 (35.71%) LESS
6 5 (35.71%) Sass
6 5 (35.71%) SignalR
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Kendo UI
7 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.14%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Cybercrime
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (42.86%) Web Design
3 5 (35.71%) Front End Development
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) B2B
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) SOLID
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) TypeScript
3 5 (35.71%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft