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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 8 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 21 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 26.58% 8.82% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.27% 11.39% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 3
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
77 79 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 97.47% 77.45% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 50 75 27
Median salary £38,049 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.46% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £25,902
10% offered a salary of more than £49,056 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Taunton

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) Java
3 22 (64.71%) Unit Testing
4 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
5 18 (52.94%) .NET
6 17 (50.00%) Hadoop
7 16 (47.06%) Scrum
8 14 (41.18%) C#
9 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
9 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
9 13 (38.24%) System Testing
9 13 (38.24%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
10 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
10 11 (32.35%) HTML
11 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
11 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (26.47%) MVC
13 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
13 8 (23.53%) Windows
13 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
13 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
14 7 (20.59%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (20.59%) SQL
15 6 (17.65%) IIS
15 6 (17.65%) Oracle
15 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
16 5 (14.71%) NoSQL

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 6 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) Big Data
3 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Java Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
4 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
6 5 (14.71%) WPF
7 4 (11.76%) CSS
7 4 (11.76%) Web Services
8 3 (8.82%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) SOAP
10 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.94%) RESTful
10 1 (2.94%) WCF
10 1 (2.94%) WinForms
10 1 (2.94%) XML
10 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Replication
1 2 (5.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Unit Testing
3 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
4 16 (47.06%) Scrum
5 13 (38.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (38.24%) System Testing
6 9 (26.47%) MVC
7 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.76%) ETL
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
10 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
10 2 (5.88%) BDD
10 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Line Management
10 2 (5.88%) OO
10 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
11 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) C#
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Xamarin
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,056 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,049 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 18 days ago