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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 20 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 69 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.86% 1.20% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.15% 1.54% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 60 4 26
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,457 £34,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
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
619 454 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 88.43% 78.14% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 548 409 583
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,079 £26,000 £27,550
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Bath +9 26 £40,000 - 4
Taunton - 25 £40,031 - 1
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 62 (62.00%) Java
2 57 (57.00%) Unit Testing
3 52 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 48 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (47.00%) HTML
6 45 (45.00%) SQL
7 39 (39.00%) NoSQL
8 37 (37.00%) Scrum
9 36 (36.00%) .NET
10 34 (34.00%) C#
11 31 (31.00%) ASP.NET
11 31 (31.00%) MongoDB
12 30 (30.00%) Software Engineering
13 28 (28.00%) SQL Server
13 28 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (26.00%) ETL
15 24 (24.00%) Oracle
16 23 (23.00%) C++
16 23 (23.00%) Windows
16 23 (23.00%) Windows Server
17 22 (22.00%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (22.00%) ITIL
17 22 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (22.00%) .NET Framework
18 21 (21.00%) Selenium
18 21 (21.00%) QA
19 20 (20.00%) Refactoring
19 20 (20.00%) UML
20 19 (19.00%) IIS
21 17 (17.00%) Service Delivery

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 (19.00%) IIS
2 6 (6.00%) JBoss
3 5 (5.00%) CMS
4 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.00%) MPLS
3 1 (1.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (39.00%) NoSQL
2 31 (31.00%) MongoDB
3 28 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (16.00%) Big Data
5 9 (9.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (9.00%) MySQL
6 6 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.00%) Data Mining
6 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.00%) Redis
7 1 (1.00%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (21.00%) Selenium
3 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 15 (15.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (11.00%) Visual Studio
6 10 (10.00%) Maven
6 10 (10.00%) Subversion
7 9 (9.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (9.00%) Eclipse
7 9 (9.00%) IntelliJ
7 9 (9.00%) JUnit
8 6 (6.00%) EasyMock
8 6 (6.00%) Mockito
8 6 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (6.00%) SpecFlow
8 6 (6.00%) TeamCity
8 6 (6.00%) Vagrant
9 5 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 16 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (45.00%) Developer
2 25 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.00%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) Java Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) Senior Developer
4 14 (14.00%) Tester
5 13 (13.00%) Lead Developer
6 11 (11.00%) C# Developer
6 11 (11.00%) Software Tester
7 10 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Analyst
8 8 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.00%) Test Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.00%) SQL Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Lead Software Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (47.00%) HTML
2 36 (36.00%) .NET
3 31 (31.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (22.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (13.00%) Web Services
6 9 (9.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (9.00%) Spring
7 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.00%) Gherkin
8 7 (7.00%) HTML5
9 6 (6.00%) CSS
9 6 (6.00%) JSON
9 6 (6.00%) REST
9 6 (6.00%) Spring Integration
10 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.00%) WCF
10 5 (5.00%) WPF
11 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (3.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Blog
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) iPad
5 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.00%) Windows
1 23 (23.00%) Windows Server
2 22 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (12.00%) Linux
4 4 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (57.00%) Unit Testing
2 48 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (37.00%) Scrum
4 30 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 26 (26.00%) ETL
6 22 (22.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 22 (22.00%) ITIL
7 20 (20.00%) Refactoring
7 20 (20.00%) UML
8 17 (17.00%) Service Delivery
9 13 (13.00%) Mentoring
10 12 (12.00%) Open Source
11 11 (11.00%) Kanban
12 9 (9.00%) DevOps
12 9 (9.00%) TDD
13 8 (8.00%) MVC
13 8 (8.00%) System Testing
14 7 (7.00%) Test Scripting
15 6 (6.00%) Manual Testing
15 6 (6.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (62.00%) Java
2 52 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 45 (45.00%) SQL
4 34 (34.00%) C#
5 23 (23.00%) C++
6 13 (13.00%) Python
7 9 (9.00%) PHP
8 8 (8.00%) C
8 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.00%) XPath
10 2 (2.00%) XQuery
11 1 (1.00%) Perl
11 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.00%) Degree
4 5 (5.00%) MCSD
4 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (24.00%) Oracle
2 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.00%) AppDynamics
3 6 (6.00%) Infobright
3 6 (6.00%) New Relic
4 2 (2.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.00%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.00%) BT
5 1 (1.00%) Facebook
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