The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 36 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.14% 0.56% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 0.76% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 132 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 70.16% 74.58% 70.95%
Number of salaries quoted 110 113 218
Average salary £41,650 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
Gloucestershire

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Gloucester

Automated Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 7 (77.78%) Delphi
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) IIS
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Internet
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Architect
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Delphi
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft