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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 48 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 25 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.33% 3.19% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.05% 4.11% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 16
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
495 389 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 85.79% 77.64% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 421 310 294
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 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
Ipswich -12 16 £55,000 +71.87% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 6 - -
Lowestoft - 1 - -
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (58.82%) Python
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Android
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Phone
3 15 (44.12%) Selenium
3 15 (44.12%) QA
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) Java
4 14 (41.18%) XML
5 13 (38.24%) HTML
5 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
6 12 (35.29%) WebLogic
6 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 12 (35.29%) Spring
7 11 (32.35%) Network Design
7 11 (32.35%) Web Development
7 11 (32.35%) Objective-C
7 11 (32.35%) EJB
7 11 (32.35%) C#
7 11 (32.35%) C++
7 11 (32.35%) J2EE
7 11 (32.35%) Integration Testing
7 11 (32.35%) iPhone
7 11 (32.35%) Reverse Engineering
7 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) Visualisation

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (35.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (14.71%) Lawson
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Big Data
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Selenium
2 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.94%) Ant
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.76%) iGaming
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Consultant
1 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
1 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
1 11 (32.35%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Automation Test Lead
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Project Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Project Leader
2 7 (20.59%) QA Automation Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) QA Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) QA Leader
2 7 (20.59%) QA Test Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Test Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Test Project Leader
2 7 (20.59%) Tester
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) XML
2 13 (38.24%) HTML
3 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 12 (35.29%) Spring
4 11 (32.35%) EJB
4 11 (32.35%) J2EE
5 2 (5.88%) DHTML
6 1 (2.94%) Java EE
6 1 (2.94%) Java SE
6 1 (2.94%) JDBC
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) JSP
6 1 (2.94%) Servlets
6 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.94%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (2.94%) Struts
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Cybercrime
1 11 (32.35%) iPhone
1 11 (32.35%) Visualisation
2 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Android
1 18 (52.94%) Windows
1 18 (52.94%) Windows Phone
2 7 (20.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Android Development
2 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (32.35%) Integration Testing
2 11 (32.35%) iOS Development
2 11 (32.35%) Mobile Development
2 11 (32.35%) Network Design
2 11 (32.35%) Reverse Engineering
2 11 (32.35%) Web Development
3 10 (29.41%) BDD
3 10 (29.41%) TDD
4 8 (23.53%) Functional Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Project Planning
5 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
6 6 (17.65%) CRM
6 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 6 (17.65%) Pair Programming
7 5 (14.71%) Automation Testing
8 3 (8.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Python
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
5 11 (32.35%) C#
5 11 (32.35%) C++
5 11 (32.35%) Objective-C
6 7 (20.59%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
1 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) ISEB
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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