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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 59 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 14 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.34% 3.63% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 4.32% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 10
Average salary £41,250 £31,250 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% +1.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £29,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
490 625 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 81.94% 84.01% 78.82%
Number of salaries quoted 397 519 375
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Yeovil - 6 £55,000 - 1
Street +10 3 - -
Bath +3 3 £40,000 +33.33%
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (83.33%) Java
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Spring
2 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 11 (61.11%) Retail
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle
4 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 9 (50.00%) Groovy
5 9 (50.00%) Scala
5 9 (50.00%) PaaS
5 9 (50.00%) Memcached
5 9 (50.00%) Java EE
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (50.00%) Couchbase
5 9 (50.00%) Ember.js
5 9 (50.00%) Play Framework
5 9 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (50.00%) React
5 9 (50.00%) Spring Boot
5 9 (50.00%) Clojure
5 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (50.00%) Redis
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) Scrum
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (44.44%) RESTful
7 7 (38.89%) Microservices
7 7 (38.89%) Ansible
7 7 (38.89%) DevOps

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (38.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) PaaS
2 7 (38.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (50.00%) Redis
1 9 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Selenium
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) SilkTest
3 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 3 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (16.67%) EasyMock
3 3 (16.67%) Mockito
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) OpenSTA
4 1 (5.56%) JMeter
4 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (61.11%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Spring
1 12 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 9 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 9 (50.00%) React
2 9 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 9 (50.00%) Memcached
2 9 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 9 (50.00%) Java EE
3 8 (44.44%) RESTful
4 7 (38.89%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (38.89%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (38.89%) SOAP
4 7 (38.89%) Middleware
4 7 (38.89%) LAMP
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.56%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (38.89%) Microservices
4 7 (38.89%) DevOps
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) DSDM
7 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (16.67%) Wealth Management
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Build Automation
7 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Groovy
2 9 (50.00%) Scala
2 9 (50.00%) Clojure
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) ATG
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
Yeovil, Somerset
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