The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 58 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.83% 0.14% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.15% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Median salary £38,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
537 651 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 89.50% 88.33% 90.60%
Number of salaries quoted 442 449 608
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,056
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 3 £37,500 -
Corby - 1 £38,500 -
Wellingborough - 1 £40,000 -
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 25 (78.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 25 (78.13%) Gherkin
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) ISEB
4 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 14 (43.75%) Test Strategy
5 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
5 13 (40.63%) Coaching
5 13 (40.63%) .NET
5 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
5 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
5 13 (40.63%) System Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (37.50%) SpecFlow
6 12 (37.50%) SSDT
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) Java
8 2 (6.25%) C#
8 2 (6.25%) HTML
8 2 (6.25%) JUnit
8 2 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (6.25%) OOP
8 2 (6.25%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) JMeter
8 2 (6.25%) NUnit
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Scrum

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) SSDT
3 1 (3.13%) DTS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.25%) FitNesse
3 2 (6.25%) JMeter
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) NUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Ranorex
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.25%) TestNG
3 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Back Office
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Test Leader
2 12 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Development Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Senior Development Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Tester
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Web Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Manual Tester
5 1 (3.13%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.13%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Quality Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) Gherkin
2 13 (40.63%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
4 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Test Strategy
3 13 (40.63%) Coaching
3 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
3 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (40.63%) System Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) API Testing
5 2 (6.25%) BDD
5 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) ISEB
2 13 (40.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Talend
2 1 (3.13%) TOWER Software
2 1 (3.13%) WSO2
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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