The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 50 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.69% 0.93% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 1.01% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 5
Median salary £50,000 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.43% -12.30%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 296 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.00% 91.64% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 302 263 170
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cheltenham region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 22 (61.11%) Android
2 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (52.78%) SQL
5 16 (44.44%) C++
5 16 (44.44%) Linux
6 15 (41.67%) Windows
7 14 (38.89%) Java
7 14 (38.89%) Objective-C
8 13 (36.11%) Python
8 13 (36.11%) Big Data
8 13 (36.11%) DV Cleared
8 13 (36.11%) Cybercrime
9 12 (33.33%) Regression Testing
10 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
10 11 (30.56%) Cryptography
11 10 (27.78%) C
11 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (27.78%) Reverse Engineering
12 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
12 9 (25.00%) Degree
12 9 (25.00%) ISEB
12 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
13 8 (22.22%) Mac OS X
13 8 (22.22%) MySQL
13 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 8 (22.22%) Coaching
14 7 (19.44%) Test Planning

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) Drupal
1 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Big Data
2 8 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
1 2 (5.56%) Robot Framework
1 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.78%) Ant
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JMeter
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Electronics
3 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Research Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Software Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Software Test Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Test Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Engineering Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.33%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (2.78%) CMS Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Cybercrime
2 11 (30.56%) Cryptography
3 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
5 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 6 (16.67%) iPhone
5 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Android
2 16 (44.44%) Linux
3 15 (41.67%) Windows
4 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (22.22%) Mac OS X
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Phone
7 5 (13.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Reverse Engineering
5 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) Coaching
6 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 7 (19.44%) Test Planning
7 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Android Development
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 6 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 6 (16.67%) Mobile Development
8 6 (16.67%) Network Design
8 6 (16.67%) SDLC
9 5 (13.89%) ITIL
9 5 (13.89%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (13.89%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) C++
3 14 (38.89%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) Objective-C
4 13 (36.11%) Python
5 10 (27.78%) C
6 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
6 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 6 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (8.33%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) R
9 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (36.11%) DV Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) Degree
3 9 (25.00%) ISEB
4 7 (19.44%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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