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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 37 38 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.58% 4.83% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 5.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 1
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automated Testing
Suffolk

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
233 285 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 83.51% 86.10% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 176 260 229
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 December 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 8 (72.73%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 7 (63.64%) Bugzilla
3 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
5 3 (27.27%) Games
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 1 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 1 (9.09%) Android
7 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Bugzilla
2 5 (45.45%) SoapUI
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) FxCop
4 1 (9.09%) StyleCop
4 1 (9.09%) PHPUnit
4 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
4 1 (9.09%) NuGet
4 1 (9.09%) Grunt
4 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) QA Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
6 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
6 1 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) X-Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Symfony
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) Sass
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
2 1 (9.09%) OOP
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Tcl
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
Ipswich
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago