The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 65 79 72
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 58 59 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.37% 2.73% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 3.08% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 54
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -0.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1521 1913 1741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.38% 88.56% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1482 1431
Median salary £46,614 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Cambridgeshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Cambridgeshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Cambridgeshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 49 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Peterborough +3 5 £45,344 +29.55%
Automated Testing
East of England

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 75 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (47.75%) Python
3 46 (41.44%) C#
4 43 (38.74%) Degree
5 40 (36.04%) TDD
6 36 (32.43%) JavaScript
7 35 (31.53%) HTML
8 34 (30.63%) Telecoms
9 33 (29.73%) .NET
10 32 (28.83%) Wireless
10 32 (28.83%) Test Automation
11 30 (27.03%) Electronics
12 29 (26.13%) CSS
13 28 (25.23%) SQL
13 28 (25.23%) Test Scripting
13 28 (25.23%) HTML5
14 27 (24.32%) MVC
14 27 (24.32%) QA
15 25 (22.52%) WCF
16 24 (21.62%) OO
17 23 (20.72%) Software Engineering
18 22 (19.82%) Scrum
19 21 (18.92%) XML
19 21 (18.92%) Selenium
20 20 (18.02%) Manual Testing
20 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET
20 20 (18.02%) Ruby
21 19 (17.12%) User Experience
22 18 (16.22%) Embedded Systems

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.60%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.80%) Drupal
3 2 (1.80%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) GitHub
2 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (28.83%) Wireless
2 16 (14.41%) HTTP
3 7 (6.31%) Internet
4 4 (3.60%) Bluetooth
4 4 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.60%) Big Data
3 4 (3.60%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.80%) MySQL
5 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (18.92%) Selenium
2 18 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 15 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
5 12 (10.81%) TeamCity
6 9 (8.11%) NCrunch
6 9 (8.11%) ReSharper
6 9 (8.11%) Visual Studio
7 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.60%) CppUnit
8 4 (3.60%) HP UFT
8 4 (3.60%) JIRA
8 4 (3.60%) PhantomJS
9 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.80%) webpack
10 1 (0.90%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.90%) JMeter
10 1 (0.90%) JUnit
10 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (30.63%) Telecoms
2 30 (27.03%) Electronics
3 12 (10.81%) Finance
4 4 (3.60%) Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Automotive
6 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (45.95%) Test Engineer
2 37 (33.33%) Developer
3 32 (28.83%) Embedded Engineer
4 27 (24.32%) Software Test Engineer
5 18 (16.22%) Development Engineer
6 17 (15.32%) Test Development Engineer
7 16 (14.41%) .NET Developer
8 15 (13.51%) Applications Developer
8 15 (13.51%) Web Applications Developer
8 15 (13.51%) Web Developer
9 14 (12.61%) DSP Engineer
9 14 (12.61%) Test Automation Engineer
10 13 (11.71%) .NET Applications Developer
10 13 (11.71%) .NET Web Applications Developer
10 13 (11.71%) .NET Web Developer
10 13 (11.71%) Systems Test Engineer
11 12 (10.81%) Software Engineer
12 11 (9.91%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (8.11%) C# Developer
14 8 (7.21%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.53%) HTML
2 33 (29.73%) .NET
3 29 (26.13%) CSS
4 28 (25.23%) HTML5
5 25 (22.52%) WCF
6 21 (18.92%) XML
7 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET
7 20 (18.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (16.22%) Ajax
9 13 (11.71%) Node.js
10 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (8.11%) CSS3
12 7 (6.31%) Grails
13 5 (4.50%) LINQ
13 5 (4.50%) WPF
14 4 (3.60%) Entity Framework
14 4 (3.60%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (3.60%) Natural Language Processing
14 4 (3.60%) REST
14 4 (3.60%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) User Experience
2 18 (16.22%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.21%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.60%) Clustering
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.60%) Social Media
5 4 (3.60%) Social Network
6 3 (2.70%) Fintech
6 3 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.90%) iPad
8 1 (0.90%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.91%) Linux
1 11 (9.91%) Windows
2 4 (3.60%) Android
2 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.04%) TDD
3 32 (28.83%) Test Automation
4 28 (25.23%) Test Scripting
5 27 (24.32%) MVC
6 24 (21.62%) OO
7 23 (20.72%) Software Engineering
8 22 (19.82%) Scrum
9 20 (18.02%) Manual Testing
10 17 (15.32%) Configuration Management
10 17 (15.32%) SOA
11 16 (14.41%) Signal Processing
12 15 (13.51%) BDD
12 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (12.61%) Digital Signal Processing
13 14 (12.61%) Mathematics
14 12 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (10.81%) SDLC
15 9 (8.11%) Open Source
15 9 (8.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (47.75%) Python
2 46 (41.44%) C#
3 36 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 28 (25.23%) SQL
5 20 (18.02%) Ruby
6 14 (12.61%) Tcl
7 12 (10.81%) Perl
8 11 (9.91%) C
9 10 (9.01%) Java
10 9 (8.11%) C++
11 7 (6.31%) Groovy
12 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.80%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (38.74%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) ISEB
3 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.90%) HND
4 1 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (24.32%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.71%) Firmware
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.90%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) RedGate
3 2 (1.80%) SAP
4 1 (0.90%) HP
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle
4 1 (0.90%) VMware
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