The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 22 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 9.52% 4.76% 20.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.96% 5.13% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 17
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,330 £40,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,038 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,674 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.01% +19.06%
Automated Testing
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 39 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 86.90% 92.86% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 68 26 71
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,079 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £70,000
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 Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton 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 Taunton

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Taunton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) HTML
4 13 (76.47%) Unit Testing
4 13 (76.47%) MongoDB
4 13 (76.47%) NoSQL
5 12 (70.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (70.59%) ETL
5 12 (70.59%) C++
5 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
6 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
7 10 (58.82%) ITIL
7 10 (58.82%) UML
7 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
7 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
8 9 (52.94%) Refactoring
8 9 (52.94%) Oracle
8 9 (52.94%) Windows
8 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (52.94%) IIS
8 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
9 8 (47.06%) Scrum
9 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
11 3 (17.65%) TDD
11 3 (17.65%) NUnit
11 3 (17.65%) WCF

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 9 (52.94%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) MongoDB
1 13 (76.47%) NoSQL
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (17.65%) NUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Senior Developer
3 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Lead Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Analyst
8 2 (11.76%) C# WCF Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (17.65%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.76%) LINQ
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) CSS
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms
7 1 (5.88%) WPF
7 1 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Unit Testing
2 12 (70.59%) ETL
3 10 (58.82%) ITIL
3 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
3 10 (58.82%) UML
4 9 (52.94%) Refactoring
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Line Management
7 2 (11.76%) Load Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Process Management
8 1 (5.88%) Service Management
8 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) Java
3 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
4 12 (70.59%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
6 1 (5.88%) XQuery
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft