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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 72 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.56% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Test Automation
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
646 784 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.10% 85.50% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 509 672 672
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Corby - 4 - -
Test Automation
East Midlands

Test Automation
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Scala
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Ranorex
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (20.00%) TDD

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Ranorex
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Scala