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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 34 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.38% 0.90% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 1.03% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 23
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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 188 194 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 89.52% 87.00% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 132 146 166
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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 +1 4 £35,000 - 3
Diss 0 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Test Automation
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) Selenium
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) JSON
4 7 (36.84%) QA
5 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (21.05%) Apache Flex
7 4 (21.05%) Use Case
7 4 (21.05%) Ruby
7 4 (21.05%) Ajax
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Python
7 4 (21.05%) XHTML
7 4 (21.05%) HTTP
7 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
7 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (21.05%) User Experience
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 3 (15.79%) Puppet

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 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) Redis
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.26%) JMeter
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Test Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) JSON
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) Ajax
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Flex
3 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (21.05%) XHTML
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) SOLID
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
5 3 (15.79%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago