The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 39 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.48% 1.65% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 2.21% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Average salary - £29,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
Norfolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 226 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 85.10% 74.59% 75.64%
Number of salaries quoted 147 212 256
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Norwich

Automated Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (50.00%) Redmine
2 2 (50.00%) Trac
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Redmine
1 2 (50.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA