Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 59 32
Rank change year-on-year +14 -27 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 14 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 3.62% 2.28% 6.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 2.52% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 22
Norfolk median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -22.08%
10th Percentile £34,050 £30,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £40,750 £72,500 £42,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 358 515 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 92.51% 90.19% 78.17%
Number of salaries quoted 266 413 245
Norfolk median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -10.96%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £20,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £47,400
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Norfolk

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Norfolk

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Norfolk over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Norfolk

Test Automation
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +13 12 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Test Automation
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
3 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
3 6 (42.86%) Skype
3 6 (42.86%) Case Management
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Apple
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
5 3 (21.43%) Tricentis Tosca
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Delphi
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) EDI

Test Automation
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 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Skype
1 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 3 (21.43%) FTP
2 3 (21.43%) HTTP
2 3 (21.43%) POP3
2 3 (21.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Firebird
1 3 (21.43%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) QA Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 4 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) QA Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Software QA Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Software QA Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Delphi Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) EDI
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) jQuery
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Case Management
2 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Delphi
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Apple
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft