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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 47 55 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.43% 3.10% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 3.64% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 1
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
359 439 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 79.42% 85.08% 74.83%
Number of salaries quoted 277 389 401
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
Ipswich -1 10 £31,000 -11.42% 2
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 9 (64.29%) QA
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) JIRA
3 7 (50.00%) Bugzilla
4 6 (42.86%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) Perl
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) Ant
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) ISEB
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Games
7 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (21.43%) Selenium
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 3 (21.43%) Sass
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) JUnit
8 2 (14.29%) IIS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SSH
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) Bugzilla
3 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
4 3 (21.43%) Ant
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) Subversion
5 2 (14.29%) Maven
5 2 (14.29%) JUnit
6 1 (7.14%) NuGet
6 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
6 1 (7.14%) FxCop
6 1 (7.14%) StyleCop
6 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
6 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
6 1 (7.14%) Grunt
6 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) QA Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) Sass
1 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) Google Maps API
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) JSP
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Online Games
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Web Development
1 3 (21.43%) MVC
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Content Management
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Tcl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Google
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