The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 6.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 54 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 70.00% 72.00% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 99 47 98
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Automation
Essex

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Test Automation
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation.

1 14 (87.50%) ISO 9001
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
1 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 6 (37.50%) MVVM
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Information Management
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Test Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Development Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Software Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 6 (37.50%) MVVM
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Information Management
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft