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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 23 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 5.66% 1.64% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 2.00% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 6
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
86 50 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 81.13% 81.97% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 81 31 32
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,861 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) NUnit
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (28.57%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) WCF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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