The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 25 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.97% 3.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Test Automation
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 88 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 81.19% 86.27% 75.94%
Number of salaries quoted 60 75 79
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of job ads across the Stevenage region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Stevenage region.

Test Automation Salary Trend in Stevenage

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Rally
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) WATIR
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Rally
1 2 (50.00%) VMware