The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 23 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 6.11% 4.58% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% 4.76% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Test Automation
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
110 147 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 83.97% 96.08% 83.12%
Number of salaries quoted 58 48 30
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

The demand trend of job ads across the Brentwood region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Brentwood

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 17 (94.44%) QA
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
3 13 (72.22%) Software Delivery
4 11 (61.11%) Wealth Management
5 10 (55.56%) SDLC
6 9 (50.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (33.33%) Straight-Through Processing
7 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 6 (33.33%) Workflow
7 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
8 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
8 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
9 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 3 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 2 (11.11%) Degree
11 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
12 1 (5.56%) Line Management
12 1 (5.56%) QA Automation
12 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
12 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
12 1 (5.56%) Selenium

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.56%) XMLSpy
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Software Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Software Test Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Service Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) QA Leader
6 2 (11.11%) QA Specialist
6 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Delivery
2 11 (61.11%) Wealth Management
3 10 (55.56%) SDLC
4 9 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (33.33%) Straight-Through Processing
5 6 (33.33%) Workflow
6 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
7 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Line Management
9 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (5.56%) QA Automation
9 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £65,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago