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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 50 39 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.76% 4.35% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 4.83% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 4
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
255 352 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.79% 90.03% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 227 198 338
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £70,000
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 23 January 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 8 (57.14%) Cryptography
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (50.00%) Physics
4 7 (50.00%) Kanban
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 7 (50.00%) R
4 7 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Android
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Cybercrime
7 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 3 (21.43%) Big Data
8 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Mobile App

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 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Gatling
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Graduate
1 7 (50.00%) IT Graduate
1 7 (50.00%) Trainee
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science Graduate
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Engineering Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) EJB
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 8 (57.14%) Cryptography
2 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (50.00%) Physics
3 3 (21.43%) Cybercrime
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (7.14%) iPhone
5 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Complexity Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) Kanban
4 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Android Development
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PHP
1 7 (50.00%) R
2 4 (28.57%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft