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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 29 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 46 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.06% 0.81% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.23% 1.06% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 39 2 26
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,060 £33,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £39,250 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
559 470 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 85.74% 76.55% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 490 419 617
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +6 19 £40,063 - 3
Bath +9 17 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 45 (57.69%) Java
2 41 (52.56%) JavaScript
2 41 (52.56%) Unit Testing
3 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (43.59%) SQL
4 34 (43.59%) HTML
5 32 (41.03%) .NET
6 30 (38.46%) C#
7 27 (34.62%) Scrum
8 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 26 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 24 (30.77%) MongoDB
10 21 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 21 (26.92%) ETL
11 20 (25.64%) Software Engineering
12 19 (24.36%) ITIL
12 19 (24.36%) C++
13 18 (23.08%) Windows
13 18 (23.08%) Oracle
13 18 (23.08%) .NET Framework
13 18 (23.08%) Windows Server
14 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (21.79%) UML
15 16 (20.51%) Selenium
15 16 (20.51%) QA
15 16 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (17.95%) Service Delivery
17 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 13 (16.67%) IIS

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 13 (16.67%) IIS
2 5 (6.41%) CMS
3 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) MPLS
2 1 (1.28%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 24 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 12 (15.38%) Big Data
5 7 (8.97%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.85%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Redis
7 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (20.51%) Selenium
3 10 (12.82%) Cucumber
4 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 9 (11.54%) Visual Studio
5 7 (8.97%) NUnit
6 6 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 6 (7.69%) TeamCity
7 5 (6.41%) JIRA
8 3 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (3.85%) Subversion
8 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.56%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.56%) JUnit
9 2 (2.56%) Maven
9 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (14.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (43.59%) Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Java Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Tester
5 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Software Tester
6 7 (8.97%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.59%) HTML
2 32 (41.03%) .NET
3 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 18 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 6 (7.69%) CSS
5 6 (7.69%) Gherkin
5 6 (7.69%) Web Services
6 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (5.13%) WCF
6 4 (5.13%) WPF
7 3 (3.85%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.56%) LINQ
8 2 (2.56%) RESTful
8 2 (2.56%) Spring
8 2 (2.56%) WinForms
8 2 (2.56%) XML
8 2 (2.56%) XSLT
9 1 (1.28%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.28%) Blog
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Windows
1 18 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.41%) Linux
4 4 (5.13%) Unix
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) Unit Testing
2 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (34.62%) Scrum
4 21 (26.92%) ETL
5 20 (25.64%) Software Engineering
6 19 (24.36%) ITIL
7 17 (21.79%) UML
8 16 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (17.95%) Service Delivery
10 12 (15.38%) Refactoring
11 11 (14.10%) Test Scripting
12 10 (12.82%) Open Source
13 9 (11.54%) DevOps
14 8 (10.26%) System Testing
15 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
15 7 (8.97%) MVC
15 7 (8.97%) TDD
15 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (7.69%) BDD
16 6 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (57.69%) Java
2 41 (52.56%) JavaScript
3 34 (43.59%) SQL
4 30 (38.46%) C#
5 19 (24.36%) C++
6 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
6 8 (10.26%) Python
7 6 (7.69%) C
8 4 (5.13%) PHP
9 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.56%) XPath
10 2 (2.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) Degree
3 5 (6.41%) MCSD
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Oracle
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) AppDynamics
3 6 (7.69%) New Relic
4 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.56%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.28%) BT
5 1 (1.28%) Facebook
5 1 (1.28%) Infobright
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £38 - £40 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago