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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.40% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
375 294 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.93% 91.30% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 311 261 179
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 15 (78.95%) Python
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
3 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (52.63%) Performance Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Java
5 8 (42.11%) C++
5 8 (42.11%) Perl
5 8 (42.11%) Integration Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
6 7 (36.84%) DevOps
6 7 (36.84%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (36.84%) Selenium
6 7 (36.84%) Scrum
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) QA
7 6 (31.58%) SDLC
7 6 (31.58%) System Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
8 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
8 5 (26.32%) V-Model
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
8 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Validation
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering

Automation 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 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) JMeter
4 2 (10.53%) WATIR
5 1 (5.26%) Hudson
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Test Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Test Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (52.63%) Performance Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Integration Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (36.84%) DevOps
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) System Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Validation
6 5 (26.32%) V-Model
6 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
7 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Python
2 11 (57.89%) Bash Shell
3 9 (47.37%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) C++
4 8 (42.11%) Perl
5 4 (21.05%) Ruby
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Go
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) ISEB
4 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
5 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Rally
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft