The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 43 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.31% 1.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Automation 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
241 240 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 74.15% 83.33% 82.47%
Number of salaries quoted 179 209 245
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 £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Peterborough

Automation Testing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago