The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation 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
Test Automation
Rank 46 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.30% - 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Automation
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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Peterborough

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Gerrit

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (25.00%) GCC
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft