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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 67 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.19% 3.72% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 4.25% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 7
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +19.85%
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
481 541 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.10% 87.40% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 369 461 495
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA