The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Tester
Rank - 113 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.063% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.067% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £31,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Automation Tester
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1821 1497 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.67% 93.62% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1228 1693
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Cheshire

Automation Tester
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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