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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 79 68 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +35
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.64% 2.68% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 3.05% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 4
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
718 985 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 91.82% 87.95% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 622 879 900
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £31,470
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £45,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) CSS
4 12 (57.14%) .NET
4 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (52.38%) C#
5 11 (52.38%) Web Development
6 10 (47.62%) SQL
6 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) CRM
8 7 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (28.57%) Selenium
10 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (23.81%) TDD
10 5 (23.81%) MVC
11 4 (19.05%) CMS
11 4 (19.05%) LAMP
11 4 (19.05%) Ruby
11 4 (19.05%) PHP
11 4 (19.05%) OOP
11 4 (19.05%) XML
11 4 (19.05%) MySQL
11 4 (19.05%) Python
11 4 (19.05%) ISEB
11 4 (19.05%) JSON
11 4 (19.05%) jQuery
11 4 (19.05%) CodeIgniter

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 4 (19.05%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
1 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) Bower
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) gulp
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.76%) Gatling
5 1 (4.76%) git-flow
5 1 (4.76%) JMeter
5 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
5 1 (4.76%) MSTest
5 1 (4.76%) NCover
5 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.76%) TestNG
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Web Developer
3 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 10 (47.62%) .NET Web Developer
3 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 10 (47.62%) C# Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) PHP Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 3 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 12 (57.14%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) JSON
4 4 (19.05%) LAMP
4 4 (19.05%) Laravel
4 4 (19.05%) Node.js
4 4 (19.05%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) React
5 3 (14.29%) Sass
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (4.76%) CSLA.NET
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Web Development
2 8 (38.10%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) Content Management
5 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) System Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Management
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Kanban
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISEB
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) HP