The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 46 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.37% 1.03% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.45% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £29,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
219 275 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 81.41% 70.88% 73.36%
Number of salaries quoted 182 259 303
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Norfolk

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +5 1 - -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (50.00%) Redmine
2 2 (50.00%) Trac
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (50.00%) Redmine
1 2 (50.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA