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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 37 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 35 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.85% 0.89% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 1.06% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 16
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £37,750 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
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
495 473 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 82.78% 84.62% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 439 402 502
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,079 £25,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -13 12 £37,500 +15.38%
Bath - 8 £40,000 - 1
Street - 3 £30,000 -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
2 28 (63.64%) SQL
3 26 (59.09%) HTML
4 25 (56.82%) Unit Testing
5 23 (52.27%) C#
5 23 (52.27%) .NET
6 22 (50.00%) Java
7 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
7 19 (43.18%) MongoDB
7 19 (43.18%) NoSQL
8 18 (40.91%) C++
8 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET
8 18 (40.91%) ETL
9 17 (38.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
10 16 (36.36%) Windows
10 16 (36.36%) Windows Server
11 15 (34.09%) ITIL
11 15 (34.09%) Oracle
11 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (34.09%) UML
11 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (27.27%) Refactoring
12 12 (27.27%) Service Delivery
13 11 (25.00%) IIS
13 11 (25.00%) Test Scripting
13 11 (25.00%) Scrum
14 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
15 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
15 9 (20.45%) QA

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 11 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) MPLS
2 1 (2.27%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) MongoDB
1 19 (43.18%) NoSQL
1 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 8 (18.18%) Selenium
4 7 (15.91%) NUnit
5 3 (6.82%) JIRA
5 3 (6.82%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (6.82%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.55%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.27%) EasyMock
7 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.27%) JUnit
7 1 (2.27%) Maven
7 1 (2.27%) Mockito
7 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
3 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Tester
4 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Test Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Software Tester
6 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) HTML
2 23 (52.27%) .NET
3 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET
4 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
5 6 (13.64%) Web Services
6 4 (9.09%) WCF
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.82%) XML
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.55%) CSS
8 2 (4.55%) LINQ
8 2 (4.55%) RESTful
8 2 (4.55%) WinForms
8 2 (4.55%) WPF
8 2 (4.55%) XSLT
9 1 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (2.27%) jQuery
9 1 (2.27%) Qt
9 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.36%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.27%) Blog
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) EPoS
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
1 16 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.36%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Unit Testing
2 18 (40.91%) ETL
3 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) ITIL
3 15 (34.09%) UML
4 12 (27.27%) Refactoring
4 12 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 11 (25.00%) Scrum
5 11 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (18.18%) TDD
7 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (13.64%) Load Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
9 4 (9.09%) BDD
9 4 (9.09%) Line Management
9 4 (9.09%) MVC
10 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.82%) OO
10 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
2 28 (63.64%) SQL
3 23 (52.27%) C#
4 22 (50.00%) Java
5 18 (40.91%) C++
6 6 (13.64%) Python
7 4 (9.09%) PHP
8 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.55%) XPath
9 2 (4.55%) XQuery
10 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
1 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) MCSD
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) BT
3 1 (2.27%) Facebook
3 1 (2.27%) Infobright
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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