The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation 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
Test Automation
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 16 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 15.19% - 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.58% - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £36,750 - £38,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,465 - £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,028 - £38,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Taunton region.

Test Automation Salary Trend in Taunton

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Taunton

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

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Taunton

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Scrum
3 13 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 12 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (42.31%) ISTQB
5 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
5 11 (42.31%) ISEB
6 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
6 10 (38.46%) BDD
6 10 (38.46%) SpecFlow
6 10 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (34.62%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (34.62%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
8 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
8 8 (30.77%) System Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Test Management
8 8 (30.77%) Load Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) Line Management
9 7 (26.92%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) SQL
11 4 (15.38%) .NET
11 4 (15.38%) Mentoring

Test Automation
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) SpecFlow
2 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
2 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.54%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Java Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 10 (38.46%) BDD
4 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
5 9 (34.62%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (34.62%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Line Management
6 8 (30.77%) Load Testing
6 8 (30.77%) System Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Test Management
6 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.54%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (11.54%) MVC
8 3 (11.54%) User Stories
9 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) ISEB
2 11 (42.31%) ISTQB
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 18 days ago