The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 66 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 16 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.17% 0.38% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 0.42% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 8
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
667 716 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.63% 89.72% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 502 515 678
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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 +25 12 £43,750 +2.94%
Kettering - 2 £38,750 -
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) OOP
3 7 (43.75%) Selenium
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
4 6 (37.50%) MSTest
4 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (37.50%) MDX
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (37.50%) ETL
4 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Legal
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) JUnit
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) NUnit
6 4 (25.00%) FitNesse
6 4 (25.00%) JMeter

Test Automation
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:

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2016
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) MSTest
2 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 4 (25.00%) FitNesse
3 4 (25.00%) JMeter
3 4 (25.00%) JUnit
3 4 (25.00%) NUnit
3 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
3 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (25.00%) TestNG
3 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Legal
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
4 2 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Test Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Developer in Test
4 3 (18.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) MDX
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (43.75%) OOP
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) API Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (12.50%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
1 7 (43.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) TOWER Software
Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago