The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 58 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 15 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.25% 4.35% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 5.34% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 15
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
538 543 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.78% 81.41% 79.96%
Number of salaries quoted 457 507 365
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Somerset

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -6 12 £30,000 - 1
Bath -30 1 - - 7
Templecombe - 1 - -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 16 (84.21%) HTML
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) Java
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 13 (68.42%) CSS
5 12 (63.16%) Scrum
6 10 (52.63%) Migration
6 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
6 10 (52.63%) Digital Media
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) Swing
8 3 (15.79%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (10.53%) PHP
9 2 (10.53%) MySQL
9 2 (10.53%) Windows
9 2 (10.53%) Linux
9 2 (10.53%) Internet
9 2 (10.53%) Java SE
9 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
10 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (5.26%) Validation
10 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 1 (5.26%) Change Management
10 1 (5.26%) Electronics

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) EasyMock
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Mockito
2 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Grunt
General
1 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Java Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Software Developer
4 8 (42.11%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) Swing
4 2 (10.53%) Java SE
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Integration
5 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Scrum
2 10 (52.63%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) C++
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Twitter
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