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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 27 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 53 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.20% 1.99% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.98% 2.34% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 4 24
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +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
590 512 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 91.33% 85.05% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 519 406 543
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 21 £42,500 -
Bath +13 18 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Glastonbury - 1 £43,000 -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 66 (64.71%) Java
2 64 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (54.90%) Unit Testing
4 51 (50.00%) Scrum
5 47 (46.08%) JavaScript
5 47 (46.08%) HTML
6 43 (42.16%) SQL
7 39 (38.24%) Software Engineering
8 38 (37.25%) NoSQL
9 36 (35.29%) .NET
10 34 (33.33%) C#
11 30 (29.41%) ASP.NET
12 25 (24.51%) MongoDB
13 24 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (22.55%) Security Cleared
14 23 (22.55%) SQL Server
15 21 (20.59%) Oracle
15 21 (20.59%) SC Cleared
15 21 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
16 19 (18.63%) Git (software)
16 19 (18.63%) Jenkins
16 19 (18.63%) IIS
16 19 (18.63%) Selenium
17 18 (17.65%) Web Services
18 17 (16.67%) Big Data
18 17 (16.67%) Mentoring
18 17 (16.67%) QA
18 17 (16.67%) Refactoring
19 16 (15.69%) .NET Framework
19 16 (15.69%) ETL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (18.63%) IIS
2 10 (9.80%) JBoss
3 5 (4.90%) CMS
4 2 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.96%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.80%) Internet
2 4 (3.92%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (37.25%) NoSQL
2 25 (24.51%) MongoDB
3 23 (22.55%) SQL Server
4 17 (16.67%) Big Data
5 12 (11.76%) Hadoop
6 11 (10.78%) MySQL
7 10 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (9.80%) Data Mining
7 10 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (9.80%) Redis
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.98%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.98%) HBase
8 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (18.63%) Git (software)
2 19 (18.63%) Jenkins
2 19 (18.63%) Selenium
3 14 (13.73%) Maven
4 13 (12.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (12.75%) Eclipse
4 13 (12.75%) IntelliJ
4 13 (12.75%) JUnit
4 13 (12.75%) Subversion
4 13 (12.75%) Vagrant
5 12 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 10 (9.80%) EasyMock
6 10 (9.80%) Mockito
6 10 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (7.84%) SpecFlow
8 6 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (5.88%) TeamCity
8 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 15 (14.71%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (42.16%) Developer
2 30 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 29 (28.43%) Java Developer
4 18 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 18 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.78%) C# Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Lead Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Software Tester
6 11 (10.78%) Tester
7 10 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Lead Software Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Analyst
8 8 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Test Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (4.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (46.08%) HTML
2 36 (35.29%) .NET
3 30 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 18 (17.65%) Web Services
5 16 (15.69%) .NET Framework
6 13 (12.75%) AngularJS
6 13 (12.75%) Hibernate
6 13 (12.75%) Spring
7 11 (10.78%) HTML5
8 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (9.80%) JSON
8 10 (9.80%) REST
8 10 (9.80%) Spring Integration
9 9 (8.82%) WPF
10 7 (6.86%) CSS
10 7 (6.86%) Gherkin
11 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (5.88%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.88%) WCF
12 4 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Digital Media
2 10 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.94%) Blog
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.96%) iPad
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Windows
1 14 (13.73%) Windows Server
1 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (54.90%) Unit Testing
3 51 (50.00%) Scrum
4 39 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 21 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 17 (16.67%) Refactoring
7 16 (15.69%) ETL
8 15 (14.71%) Kanban
9 13 (12.75%) MVC
10 12 (11.76%) Open Source
10 12 (11.76%) System Testing
11 11 (10.78%) ITIL
12 10 (9.80%) Build Automation
12 10 (9.80%) High Availability
12 10 (9.80%) SOA
12 10 (9.80%) User Stories
13 9 (8.82%) DevOps
13 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
13 9 (8.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 66 (64.71%) Java
2 47 (46.08%) JavaScript
3 43 (42.16%) SQL
4 34 (33.33%) C#
5 16 (15.69%) C++
6 12 (11.76%) Python
7 10 (9.80%) PHP
8 9 (8.82%) PowerShell
9 8 (7.84%) C
10 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.92%) XPath
10 4 (3.92%) XQuery
11 1 (0.98%) Perl
11 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (22.55%) Security Cleared
2 21 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.84%) Degree
4 6 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (4.90%) MCSD
5 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Docker
2 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.86%) Puppet
2 3 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.98%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) Oracle
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.80%) Infobright
4 6 (5.88%) AppDynamics
4 6 (5.88%) New Relic
5 3 (2.94%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.96%) Sitecore
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