The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 92 89 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.89% 1.87% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 2.21% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 25
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Automated Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 1219 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.04% 84.59% 88.70%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1079 1492
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -10 6 £27,500 -26.66% 3
Chester +6 2 £51,250 -6.81% 1
Warrington +14 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Automated Testing
North West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 15 (68.18%) C#
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) MySQL
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 11 (50.00%) QA
4 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
5 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 10 (45.45%) JIRA
5 10 (45.45%) Information Governance
5 10 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) Unix
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) MVC
10 3 (13.64%) PHP
10 3 (13.64%) HTML
10 3 (13.64%) Java
10 3 (13.64%) TDD
10 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (13.64%) Market Making
10 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
11 2 (9.09%) User Experience
11 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (4.55%) CICS
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MySQL
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Moq
3 1 (4.55%) NUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Software Tester
1 14 (63.64%) Tester
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Tester
3 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.55%) Behat
6 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.55%) Laravel
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js
6 1 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) Telematics
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Debian
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Defect Tracking
3 10 (45.45%) Information Governance
3 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Market Making
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) SOLID
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.55%) Test Management
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL
5 1 (4.55%) Go
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Chordiant
1 1 (4.55%) Google
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) New Relic
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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