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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 10 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 23.91% 1.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.58% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Median salary £39,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%

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
43 82 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 93.48% 82.00% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 79 30
Median salary £38,000 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,950 £25,902
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,500 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 27 (81.82%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (69.70%) Unit Testing
4 17 (51.52%) Scrum
4 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 17 (51.52%) HTML
5 16 (48.48%) .NET
5 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
5 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
6 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
6 14 (42.42%) C#
7 13 (39.39%) Oracle
7 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
7 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
7 13 (39.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (36.36%) Hadoop
8 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
8 12 (36.36%) NoSQL
8 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
8 12 (36.36%) IIS
8 12 (36.36%) ETL
8 12 (36.36%) Windows
9 11 (33.33%) SQL
9 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 9 (27.27%) System Testing
10 9 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (24.24%) C++
12 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC

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 12 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 12 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 12 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 6 (18.18%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.03%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) Vagrant
3 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Software Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Java Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) HTML
2 16 (48.48%) .NET
3 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
4 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
7 3 (9.09%) CSS
7 3 (9.09%) J2EE
7 3 (9.09%) Web Services
7 3 (9.09%) WPF
8 2 (6.06%) SOAP
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (3.03%) RESTful
9 1 (3.03%) WCF
9 1 (3.03%) WinForms
9 1 (3.03%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blog
1 2 (6.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
1 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Unit Testing
3 17 (51.52%) Scrum
4 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
5 12 (36.36%) ETL
6 9 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (27.27%) System Testing
7 6 (18.18%) MVC
8 5 (15.15%) ITIL
8 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.12%) Refactoring
9 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.12%) UML
10 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
10 3 (9.09%) TDD
11 2 (6.06%) BDD
11 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Open Source
11 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
12 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) XPath
6 1 (3.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.06%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft