The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing 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
Automated Testing
Rank 56 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.94% 2.26% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.67% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 3
Median salary £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,850 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
481 486 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 84.83% 84.52% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 449 422 299
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Suffolk region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Suffolk

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 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
Ipswich +12 8 £29,000 +16.00% 1
Bury St Edmunds -9 2 £38,750 +22.04% 1
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) QA
3 18 (39.13%) Selenium
4 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
5 16 (34.78%) TDD
5 16 (34.78%) BDD
6 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.26%) CRM
7 13 (28.26%) Data Modelling
7 13 (28.26%) Pair Programming
7 13 (28.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (28.26%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (26.09%) ISEB
8 12 (26.09%) SQL
9 11 (23.91%) HP UFT
9 11 (23.91%) HP
9 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
9 11 (23.91%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (23.91%) Test Planning
10 10 (21.74%) SDLC
10 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
11 8 (17.39%) Manual Testing
12 7 (15.22%) Python
12 7 (15.22%) HTML
12 7 (15.22%) Java
12 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
12 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
13 6 (13.04%) XML
14 5 (10.87%) C#
14 5 (10.87%) ISTQB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Selenium
2 11 (23.91%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Analyst
2 19 (41.30%) Test Analyst
3 13 (28.26%) CRM Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Software Tester
6 8 (17.39%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Software QA Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) QA Leader
8 2 (4.35%) Software Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
9 1 (2.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 6 (13.04%) XML
3 3 (6.52%) DHTML
3 3 (6.52%) EJB
3 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.52%) J2EE
3 3 (6.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.52%) Cybercrime
2 3 (6.52%) iPhone
2 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Android
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) BDD
2 16 (34.78%) TDD
3 13 (28.26%) CRM
3 13 (28.26%) Data Modelling
3 13 (28.26%) Pair Programming
4 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
4 11 (23.91%) Test Planning
5 10 (21.74%) SDLC
5 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 8 (17.39%) Manual Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Functional Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Automation Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Test Management
8 4 (8.70%) Web Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Android Development
9 3 (6.52%) iOS Development
9 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.52%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.22%) Python
3 5 (10.87%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) C++
5 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) ISEB
2 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (45.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago