The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 44 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.10% 0.61% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.78% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Average salary £57,500 £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 384 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 71.90% 77.89% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 209 312 334
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Middlesex

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Multithreading
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) JMeter
3 8 (61.54%) JUnit
3 8 (61.54%) UNIX
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 8 (61.54%) Selenium
4 5 (38.46%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
5 4 (30.77%) HTTP
5 4 (30.77%) Ant
5 4 (30.77%) Subversion
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
5 4 (30.77%) Android
5 4 (30.77%) Memory Management
5 4 (30.77%) Robotium
5 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
5 4 (30.77%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Magento
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
1 1 (7.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) JMeter
1 8 (61.54%) JUnit
1 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) Ant
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 4 (30.77%) Robotium
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Test Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Software Test Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Android Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JDE Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) JSON
1 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Multithreading
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Memory Management
4 4 (30.77%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle