The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 36 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.44% 0.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
274 169 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.16% 82.84% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 241 149 158
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Luton

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Luton region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Luton

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
3 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
3 9 (47.37%) BDD
3 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) SDLC
4 8 (42.11%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (42.11%) QA
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (42.11%) Software Delivery
4 8 (42.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
5 7 (36.84%) RESTful
6 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Time Management
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
9 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 2 (10.53%) Web Services

Test Automation
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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
2 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) JMeter
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Tester
2 7 (36.84%) Test Manager
3 6 (31.58%) Automation Tester
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Manager
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Test Manager
3 6 (31.58%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Tester
4 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) RESTful
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
3 9 (47.37%) BDD
3 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) SDLC
3 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Software Delivery
4 8 (42.11%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
5 6 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) HP
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