The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 5 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 16.67% 8.51% 10.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.24% 9.76% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Royston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 96.67% 87.23% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 26
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

The demand trend of job ads across the Royston region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Royston

Test Automation
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Royston region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Ranorex
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) SilkTest

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Royston 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) Ranorex
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) SilkTest
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) QA Automation Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Test Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Software QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Software Test Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Software Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
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