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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 43 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.33% 0.93% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
249 294 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 81.64% 68.37% 69.53%
Number of salaries quoted 218 279 245
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,125 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 31 July 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 +10 1 £29,000 -27.50%
Test Automation
East of England

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) Kindle
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft