The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 13 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 14.81% 12.90% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 15.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 81.48% 83.87% 72.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 26 32
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £39,160
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,401
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £40,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Automated Testing
Somerset

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 18 April 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) Java
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (80.00%) CSS
4 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 10 (66.67%) Migration
4 10 (66.67%) Scrum
4 10 (66.67%) Digital Media
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (13.33%) Java SE
7 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (13.33%) Swing
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 1 (6.67%) NUnit
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) UML
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) IIS
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (6.67%) C++
8 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
8 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (60.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (53.33%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) Java SE
4 2 (13.33%) Swing
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Migration
1 10 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago