The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 36 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.23% 3.30% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 4.44% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £27,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.15% -27.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 135 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 70.43% 74.18% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108 115 218
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 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Automation
Gloucestershire

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) JSF
2 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) JSF
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago