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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 37 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 18 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.53% 1.40% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 1.60% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
354 375 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.17% 87.41% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 213 313 182
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Python
3 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) DV Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (61.90%) C++
5 13 (61.90%) Reverse Engineering
5 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (61.90%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (57.14%) Android Development
6 12 (57.14%) iOS Development
6 12 (57.14%) Mobile Development
6 12 (57.14%) Cybercrime
6 12 (57.14%) Visualisation
6 12 (57.14%) Big Data
6 12 (57.14%) Windows Phone
6 12 (57.14%) Integration Testing
6 12 (57.14%) Android
6 12 (57.14%) iPhone
6 12 (57.14%) Network Design
6 12 (57.14%) Objective-C
6 12 (57.14%) Spring
6 12 (57.14%) Web Development
6 12 (57.14%) HTML
6 12 (57.14%) C#
6 12 (57.14%) SQL
6 12 (57.14%) J2EE

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Drupal
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Consultant
1 12 (57.14%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
1 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
1 12 (57.14%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) CMS Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Research Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SDLC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) EJB
1 12 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
1 12 (57.14%) J2EE
1 12 (57.14%) Spring
1 12 (57.14%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Cybercrime
1 12 (57.14%) iPhone
1 12 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Android
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Phone
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (61.90%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) Reverse Engineering
3 12 (57.14%) Android Development
3 12 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 12 (57.14%) iOS Development
3 12 (57.14%) Mobile Development
3 12 (57.14%) Network Design
3 12 (57.14%) Web Development
4 6 (28.57%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
5 5 (23.81%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
1 17 (80.95%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) C++
4 12 (57.14%) C#
4 12 (57.14%) Objective-C
4 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (76.19%) DV Cleared
2 16 (76.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) ISEB
3 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago