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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 51 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.30% - 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £21,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
376 238 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.21% 81.79% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 309 195 169
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 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 December 2014.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Test Automation
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 2 (22.22%) V-Model
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (11.11%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) B2B
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) C#

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) CSS3
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 2 (22.22%) V-Model
6 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago