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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 42 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.25% 0.88% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.13% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Median salary £28,750 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-60.34% +45.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
259 266 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 80.94% 77.78% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 201 212 230
Median salary £40,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Peterborough region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Automation 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA