The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 40 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 2.46% - 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 195 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 86.21% 89.04% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 167 186 63
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Chippenham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 9 (81.82%) QA
1 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) JUnit
2 7 (63.64%) JMeter
3 6 (54.55%) System Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Time Management
4 5 (45.45%) Retail
5 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
5 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JUnit
1 7 (63.64%) JMeter
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) System Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Time Management
4 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft