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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 54 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 15 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.29% 4.39% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 5.15% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 12
Average salary £55,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
408 272 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 89.47% 85.27% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 358 216 193
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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 £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) Python
1 18 (78.26%) Android
1 18 (78.26%) Windows Phone
2 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) QA
3 11 (47.83%) Network Design
3 11 (47.83%) Spring
3 11 (47.83%) Hibernate
3 11 (47.83%) Objective-C
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) J2EE
3 11 (47.83%) WebLogic
3 11 (47.83%) EJB
3 11 (47.83%) XML
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) Integration Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) DV Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) iPhone
3 11 (47.83%) Reverse Engineering
3 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (47.83%) Visualisation

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (47.83%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (17.39%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Consultant
1 11 (47.83%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
1 11 (47.83%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Automation Test Lead
2 7 (30.43%) Project Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Project Leader
2 7 (30.43%) QA Automation Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) QA Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) QA Leader
2 7 (30.43%) QA Test Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Test Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Test Project Leader
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Manual Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) EJB
1 11 (47.83%) Hibernate
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) J2EE
1 11 (47.83%) Spring
1 11 (47.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Cybercrime
1 11 (47.83%) iPhone
1 11 (47.83%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Android
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) Windows Phone
2 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (47.83%) Android Development
1 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (47.83%) Integration Testing
1 11 (47.83%) iOS Development
1 11 (47.83%) Mobile Development
1 11 (47.83%) Network Design
1 11 (47.83%) Reverse Engineering
1 11 (47.83%) Web Development
2 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
4 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
5 4 (17.39%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Python
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) Objective-C
4 7 (30.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) DV Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) ISEB
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
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