The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 39 63 79
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 17 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.99% 1.24% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 1.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 2
Median salary £39,500 £45,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
376 647 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 88.26% 89.00% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 237 590 588
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Northampton

Automated Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 17 (94.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (94.44%) Gherkin
2 10 (55.56%) ISEB
2 10 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (50.00%) System Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (50.00%) Coaching
4 8 (44.44%) SSDT
4 8 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) QA
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 8 (44.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (44.44%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 8 (44.44%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Development Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) IT Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Development Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Gherkin
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Test Strategy
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Coaching
2 9 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (50.00%) System Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) ISEB
2 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £37000.0000 - £42000.0000 per annum
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