The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 23 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 Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 47 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.13% 0.51% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 270 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 72.03% 68.88% 71.60%
Number of salaries quoted 209 252 324
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Test Automation
East of England

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Norfolk

Test Automation
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich 0 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Test Automation
East of England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 14 (82.35%) Test Scripting
2 13 (76.47%) Test Strategy
2 13 (76.47%) Software Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Tcl
3 10 (58.82%) Change Management
3 10 (58.82%) Perl
3 10 (58.82%) UNIX
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Project Planning
4 6 (35.29%) Agilent
4 6 (35.29%) Scalability Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Subversion
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Test Management
6 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (23.53%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) HP

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (23.53%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Test Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) UNIX
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Test Scripting
2 13 (76.47%) Test Strategy
2 13 (76.47%) Software Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Project Planning
3 10 (58.82%) Change Management
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Scalability Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Test Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Perl
1 10 (58.82%) Python
1 10 (58.82%) Tcl
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Agilent
2 3 (17.65%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft