The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 21 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 18 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 8.96% - 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.69% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
Average salary £51,250 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Test Automation
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 180 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 76.62% 72.58% 80.84%
Number of salaries quoted 129 151 190
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Gloucester

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) Test Scripting
4 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
6 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
7 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
7 7 (30.43%) Ruby
7 7 (30.43%) ISEB
8 6 (26.09%) .NET
8 6 (26.09%) JSF
8 6 (26.09%) Cyber Security
9 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
9 5 (21.74%) UNIX
9 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Degree
10 4 (17.39%) JIRA
10 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (13.04%) JDBC
11 3 (13.04%) Test Management
11 3 (13.04%) Selenium
11 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
11 3 (13.04%) Python
12 2 (8.70%) JBoss
12 2 (8.70%) Windows

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Test Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) JSF
2 3 (13.04%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) SCADA
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Test Scripting
2 6 (26.09%) Cyber Security
3 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Test Management
6 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Stress Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
4 7 (30.43%) Ruby
5 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
6 3 (13.04%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
3 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Google
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago