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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 43 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.20% 1.33% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.63% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 11
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
266 246 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 80.12% 82.00% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 197 203 242
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
1 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (41.67%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) ATM
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Web Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) OLAP
6 1 (8.33%) JUnit
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) RDBMS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Software Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Web Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) HDFS
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