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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 78 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.40% 1.34% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.50% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Automated Testing
East Midlands

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
655 667 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.39% 89.41% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 456 616 542
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Northampton -16 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Automated Testing
East Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (90.00%) TDD
1 18 (90.00%) Selenium
2 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 16 (80.00%) Java
3 16 (80.00%) SQL
4 15 (75.00%) WebDriver
4 15 (75.00%) QA
5 14 (70.00%) Unix
5 14 (70.00%) J2EE
5 14 (70.00%) Java EE
5 14 (70.00%) Test Strategy
5 14 (70.00%) Agile Testing
5 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
5 14 (70.00%) Cucumber
5 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) BDD
8 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) SaaS
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (10.00%) MVC
9 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Selenium
2 15 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 14 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Test Leader
2 15 (75.00%) Lead Tester
2 15 (75.00%) Tester
3 14 (70.00%) Automated Tester
3 14 (70.00%) Selenium Tester
3 14 (70.00%) Test Scripter
3 14 (70.00%) Web Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) J2EE
1 14 (70.00%) Java EE
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) LINQ
4 1 (5.00%) Ninject
4 1 (5.00%) ODBC
4 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (90.00%) TDD
2 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Testing
3 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 14 (70.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) BDD
4 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) API Design
6 1 (5.00%) MSF
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) RPG
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Telerik
Wellingborough
Erin Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 22 days ago