The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 40 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.75% - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
269 170 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.06% 81.73% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 237 150 155
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton 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 Luton

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Luton

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Luton region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Luton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Luton region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Selenium
3 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) ETL
3 7 (43.75%) Informatica
4 6 (37.50%) EJB
4 6 (37.50%) JDBC
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 6 (37.50%) iPad
4 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Robot Framework
4 6 (37.50%) API Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Web Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 6 (37.50%) Pega
5 5 (31.25%) JPA
5 5 (31.25%) Java SE
5 5 (31.25%) QA
5 5 (31.25%) Java
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
5 5 (31.25%) Spring
5 5 (31.25%) AWS Certification
6 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
6 2 (12.50%) C#

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (12.50%) JBoss
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Robot Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Test Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Test Leader
3 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) QA Leader
3 5 (31.25%) QA Manager
3 5 (31.25%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) J2EE
2 6 (37.50%) EJB
2 6 (37.50%) JDBC
3 5 (31.25%) Java SE
3 5 (31.25%) JPA
3 5 (31.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) JRules
4 1 (6.25%) Servlets
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) ETL
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) API Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) Web Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
4 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
1 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) AWS Certification
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Informatica
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Pega
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) TIBCO