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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 57 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.17% 0.41% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 0.48% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 7
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
516 421 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.14% 85.92% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 432 372 418
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Taunton -6 8 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Bath - 1 £32,500 -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) .NET
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) C#
6 9 (45.00%) HTML
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (45.00%) Scrum
7 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
8 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
8 7 (35.00%) C++
8 7 (35.00%) ETL
9 6 (30.00%) Spring
9 6 (30.00%) Java EE
9 6 (30.00%) Retail
9 6 (30.00%) ATG
9 6 (30.00%) Couchbase
9 6 (30.00%) Ember.js
9 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (30.00%) IaaS
9 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (30.00%) Play Framework
9 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (30.00%) Groovy

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) IaaS
1 6 (30.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (30.00%) Couchbase
4 6 (30.00%) Redis
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (30.00%) Ember.js
4 6 (30.00%) Java EE
4 6 (30.00%) Memcached
4 6 (30.00%) Play Framework
4 6 (30.00%) React
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Spring Boot
5 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
6 4 (20.00%) Middleware
6 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.00%) LINQ
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (35.00%) ETL
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) DevOps
7 4 (20.00%) DSDM
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Load Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Microservices
7 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) UML
8 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
9 2 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) C++
5 6 (30.00%) Clojure
5 6 (30.00%) Groovy
5 6 (30.00%) Scala
6 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) ATG
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38049 per annum + Bonus, Pension & More
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago