The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 86 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.03% 0.95% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.13% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 6
Median salary £38,000 £38,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% +4.72%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
737 886 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.62% 84.38% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 656 815 696
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Kent

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 24 (77.42%) CSS
3 21 (67.74%) Finance
4 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
4 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
4 19 (61.29%) .NET
5 18 (58.06%) Web Development
6 17 (54.84%) Windows
6 17 (54.84%) C#
6 17 (54.84%) SQL
7 16 (51.61%) CRM
7 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
8 14 (45.16%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (32.26%) Java
9 10 (32.26%) Selenium
10 9 (29.03%) CMS
11 8 (25.81%) LAMP
11 8 (25.81%) MVC
11 8 (25.81%) JSON
11 8 (25.81%) Ruby
11 8 (25.81%) TDD
11 8 (25.81%) PHP
11 8 (25.81%) OOP
11 8 (25.81%) Python
11 8 (25.81%) MySQL
11 8 (25.81%) XML
11 8 (25.81%) CodeIgniter
11 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
11 8 (25.81%) Node.js
11 8 (25.81%) Laravel

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (29.03%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Intranet
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
1 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Selenium
2 8 (25.81%) Bower
2 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (22.58%) gulp
4 2 (6.45%) Gatling
4 2 (6.45%) JMeter
4 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.45%) TestNG
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) git-flow
General
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
2 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Developer
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Web Developer
2 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET Developer
2 17 (54.84%) C# .NET Developer
2 17 (54.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 17 (54.84%) C# Developer
2 17 (54.84%) C# Web Developer
2 17 (54.84%) Web Developer
3 8 (25.81%) PHP Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Graduate
4 7 (22.58%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Graduate PHP Developer
4 7 (22.58%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (22.58%) HTML Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Junior
4 7 (22.58%) Junior Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Junior PHP Developer
4 7 (22.58%) MySQL Developer
4 7 (22.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 24 (77.42%) CSS
3 19 (61.29%) .NET
3 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
4 8 (25.81%) CodeIgniter
4 8 (25.81%) JSON
4 8 (25.81%) LAMP
4 8 (25.81%) Laravel
4 8 (25.81%) Node.js
4 8 (25.81%) XML
5 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
5 7 (22.58%) jQuery
5 7 (22.58%) React
5 7 (22.58%) Sass
6 2 (6.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Web Development
2 16 (51.61%) CRM
3 8 (25.81%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) OOP
3 8 (25.81%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Content Management
4 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) System Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Test Management
7 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.45%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 8 (25.81%) PHP
4 8 (25.81%) Python
4 8 (25.81%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ISEB
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Google
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago