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

Automated Testing
Hertfordshire / Royston
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Royston - - 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £38,750
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 Royston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Royston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 9 13 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Royston 90.00% 92.86% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 22 87
Median salary £64,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £55,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Royston

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Royston

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Royston

For the 6 months to 28 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 Royston region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Ranorex

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Royston 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ranorex
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SilkTest
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday