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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 34 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.40% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £55,000 - £35,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%

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
207 202 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 96.73% 84.87% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 171 158 184
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,250
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (60.00%) J2EE
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) ETL
3 8 (53.33%) Informatica
4 7 (46.67%) EJB
4 7 (46.67%) JDBC
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) JPA
5 6 (40.00%) Pega
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) Spring
6 5 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 5 (33.33%) Java SE
6 5 (33.33%) Selenium
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (33.33%) AWS Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) iPad
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (20.00%) JBoss
7 3 (20.00%) Tomcat

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 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Robot Framework
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 3 (20.00%) QA Manager
3 3 (20.00%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer in Test
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) EJB
2 7 (46.67%) JDBC
3 6 (40.00%) JPA
3 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 5 (33.33%) Java SE
5 2 (13.33%) Servlets
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.67%) JMS
6 1 (6.67%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) ETL
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 5 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (20.00%) API Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.67%) B2B
8 1 (6.67%) B2C
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Informatica
3 6 (40.00%) Pega
4 2 (13.33%) Sybase
4 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.67%) hybris
5 1 (6.67%) IBM