The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 32 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.65% 1.57% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.94% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £37,500 £31,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -55.35%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Chelmsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 103 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 87.74% 81.10% 81.34%
Number of salaries quoted 120 88 99
Median salary £49,000 £33,000 £44,594
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.48% -25.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £28,668
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £70,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of job ads across the Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Test Automation
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA