The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank - 49 68
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.79% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.04% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Test Automation
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
211 289 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 81.78% 76.46% 76.78%
Number of salaries quoted 179 259 345
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning