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 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
Automated Testing
Rank 53 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.05% 1.53% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.67% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Median salary £33,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
352 299 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 90.26% 91.44% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 310 204 312
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £75,000
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 5 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (60.00%) Cryptography
4 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (50.00%) Android
6 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) Degree
7 8 (40.00%) Objective-C
7 8 (40.00%) C++
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) Linux
8 7 (35.00%) Web Services
8 7 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (35.00%) PHP
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
8 7 (35.00%) Physics
8 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Kanban
8 7 (35.00%) R
8 7 (35.00%) Algorithms
8 7 (35.00%) Complexity Analysis
9 6 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
10 5 (25.00%) Big Data
10 5 (25.00%) Cybercrime
10 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing

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 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Graduate
1 7 (35.00%) IT Graduate
1 7 (35.00%) Trainee
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science Graduate
3 4 (20.00%) Engineering Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Test Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) EJB
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Cryptography
2 11 (55.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (35.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (35.00%) Physics
4 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) Cybercrime
5 3 (15.00%) iPhone
5 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Android
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Phone
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) Complexity Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) Kanban
4 7 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Android Development
8 3 (15.00%) Coaching
8 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
8 3 (15.00%) Mobile Development
8 3 (15.00%) Network Design
8 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
9 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C++
1 8 (40.00%) Objective-C
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
2 7 (35.00%) R
3 5 (25.00%) C
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) ISEB
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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