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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 57 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.64% - 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% - 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £37,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
383 240 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.49% 81.08% 73.36%
Number of salaries quoted 316 198 177
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago