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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 22 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 14 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.73% - 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.58% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 3
Median salary £36,250 - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
96 58 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 94.12% 93.55% 89.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72 52 70
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £29,712
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £41,000
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 27 September 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Taunton

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 10 (41.67%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) ISEB
4 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 9 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (37.50%) Line Management
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 9 (37.50%) Cucumber
5 9 (37.50%) BDD
5 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
5 9 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) C#
6 8 (33.33%) Test Management
6 8 (33.33%) Load Testing
7 6 (25.00%) ISO 9001
7 6 (25.00%) ISO 14001
7 6 (25.00%) Big Data
8 5 (20.83%) MVC
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
8 5 (20.83%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.17%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Java Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Java Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 9 (37.50%) BDD
5 9 (37.50%) Line Management
5 9 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 8 (33.33%) Load Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Test Management
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
8 3 (12.50%) Open Source
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 3 (12.50%) System Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 3 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) ISEB
1 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO 14001
1 6 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Xamarin
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