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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Essex / Brentwood
Rank 26 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 2.52% 6.36% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 6.73% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
103 208 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 86.55% 94.55% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 124 121
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Wealth Management
2 8 (72.73%) Waterfall
2 8 (72.73%) Straight-Through Processing
2 8 (72.73%) Mobile App
2 8 (72.73%) Workflow
2 8 (72.73%) Software Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System

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:

General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Financial Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Service Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) QA Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Software Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) QA Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Software Delivery
2 8 (72.73%) Straight-Through Processing
2 8 (72.73%) Waterfall
2 8 (72.73%) Wealth Management
2 8 (72.73%) Workflow
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Defect Management
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA