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

Automation Testing
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.78% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £39,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +8.45% -8.97%  

Automation 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 Peterborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 197 311 323
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 77.25% 90.67% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 147 247 234
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.76% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Automation Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Testing in Peterborough

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in Peterborough

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Testing in Peterborough over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Testing in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SDET
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

Automation Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) SDET