The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation 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
Automation Testing
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.01% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Automation 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% -

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

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

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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