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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 86 96 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.13% 2.01% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 2.28% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 20
Median salary £27,500 £31,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% -1.56%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
975 1492 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.00% 88.28% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 851 1266 1364
Median salary £39,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 - 6 £27,500 - 2
Nantwich - 3 £25,000 -
Crewe -1 2 £23,500 -
Chester +15 1 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Automated Testing
North West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 14 (73.68%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
5 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
5 8 (42.11%) MySQL
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) Regression Testing
6 7 (36.84%) QA
7 6 (31.58%) JIRA
7 6 (31.58%) Information Governance
7 6 (31.58%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) Selenium
9 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
10 3 (15.79%) jQuery
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 3 (15.79%) Market Making
10 3 (15.79%) Finance
10 3 (15.79%) Unix
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
11 2 (10.53%) HTML
11 2 (10.53%) CSS
11 2 (10.53%) XML
11 2 (10.53%) Windows

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 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) Moq
4 1 (5.26%) NUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Software Tester
1 13 (68.42%) Tester
2 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) JSON
5 2 (10.53%) Node.js
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE
6 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.26%) LINQ
6 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.26%) RESTful
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
3 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Regression Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (31.58%) Information Governance
6 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
6 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) Market Making
8 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) SDLC
9 1 (5.26%) Analytics
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
9 1 (5.26%) SOLID
9 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Go
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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Sykes Cottages
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