The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 42 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.49% 0.87% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.12% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £26,000 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-64.13% +45.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
272 267 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 80.95% 77.84% 85.62%
Number of salaries quoted 209 214 230
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Peterborough

Automated Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QC Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA