The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 61 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.20% 3.63% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 4.46% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
444 650 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 76.03% 81.45% 76.49%
Number of salaries quoted 400 572 384
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +5 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Street +13 1 - -
Yeovil - 1 £55,000 - 2
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) WPF
4 5 (41.67%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (33.33%) REST
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (25.00%) JUnit
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) MySQL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) JBoss
6 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (25.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (25.00%) Internet

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) Redis
2 2 (16.67%) Couchbase
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (25.00%) Mockito
2 3 (25.00%) EasyMock
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) SilkTest
3 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (8.33%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) WPF
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) Spring Integration
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Memcached
5 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (16.67%) Ember.js
5 2 (16.67%) Play Framework
5 2 (16.67%) React
5 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Groovy
6 2 (16.67%) Scala
6 2 (16.67%) Clojure
7 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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