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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - 7.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £31,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
34 45 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 66.67% 81.82% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 29
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Line Management
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Line Management
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle