The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 34 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 22 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.38% 0.87% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 1.04% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Test Automation
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
328 289 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 80.20% 84.26% 72.96%
Number of salaries quoted 266 248 162
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,400 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) HTML5
3 23 (79.31%) .NET
3 23 (79.31%) AngularJS
4 21 (72.41%) Scrum
5 20 (68.97%) MVC
5 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (68.97%) SaaS
6 17 (58.62%) CSS
7 14 (48.28%) Java
8 8 (27.59%) Web Development
8 8 (27.59%) CMS
8 8 (27.59%) Umbraco
8 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
9 5 (17.24%) CSS3
9 5 (17.24%) C#
9 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (17.24%) SOA
10 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
11 3 (10.34%) QA
11 3 (10.34%) OO
11 3 (10.34%) B2B
11 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (10.34%) Sass
11 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
12 2 (6.90%) Migration

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (27.59%) CMS
1 8 (27.59%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 20 (68.97%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.45%) NUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
1 1 (3.45%) TestNG
1 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
1 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Senior Developer
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (27.59%) ScrumMaster
3 8 (27.59%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Lead Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
1 25 (86.21%) HTML5
2 23 (79.31%) AngularJS
2 23 (79.31%) .NET
3 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (58.62%) CSS
5 5 (17.24%) CSS3
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.34%) Sass
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Scrum
3 20 (68.97%) MVC
4 8 (27.59%) Web Development
4 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.24%) SOA
5 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) B2B
6 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago