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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 44 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.37% 0.72% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 0.85% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
288 352 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 85.46% 84.21% 82.13%
Number of salaries quoted 267 303 172
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) QA
3 15 (53.57%) Selenium
4 11 (39.29%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (39.29%) HP UFT
4 11 (39.29%) HP
4 11 (39.29%) Test Planning
5 10 (35.71%) ISEB
6 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 7 (25.00%) SDLC
9 5 (17.86%) Functional Testing
9 5 (17.86%) C#
10 4 (14.29%) C++
10 4 (14.29%) HTML
10 4 (14.29%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) Python
10 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.29%) Big Data
10 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Test Management
10 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
10 4 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Android Development

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 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Big Data
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Selenium
2 11 (39.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
1 17 (60.71%) Test Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) QA Leader
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Test Scripter
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Scripter
6 1 (3.57%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) EJB
2 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.71%) J2EE
2 3 (10.71%) Spring
2 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Cybercrime
1 3 (10.71%) iPhone
1 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Test Planning
3 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
4 7 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 7 (25.00%) SDLC
4 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Test Management
6 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Android Development
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
7 3 (10.71%) Network Design
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) C++
3 4 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) ISEB
2 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
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