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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 44 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.69% 2.33% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.67% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -42.85%
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
307 262 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 86.24% 87.33% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 225 222 219
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
1 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 6 (42.86%) QA
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) ATM
3 4 (28.57%) ISEB
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) JUnit
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) Python

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (28.57%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Software Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 8 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
2 4 (28.57%) Web Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago