The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 35 43
Rank change year-on-year -9 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.11% 0.52% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 0.59% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £30,000 £45,000
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 Norfolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 245 169 252
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 85.96% 88.02% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 198 114 219
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £26,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Norfolk

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Norfolk over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Norfolk

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 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
Norwich -14 6 £29,000 -3.33%
Automated Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Solr
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Redis
4 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing

Automated Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 3 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) Redis
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) JMeter
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Junior
1 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Junior C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft