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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 78 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.13% 1.07% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 1.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
653 662 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.12% 88.86% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 454 611 547
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,760 £64,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Wellingborough
Erin Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 19 days ago