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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 34 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.44% 2.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £65,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
146 156 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 89.02% 88.14% 70.78%
Number of salaries quoted 97 130 136
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) Selenium
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) Finance
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (65.00%) C#
4 13 (65.00%) SAP
4 13 (65.00%) Manufacturing
4 13 (65.00%) Programme Management
4 13 (65.00%) Electronics
4 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
4 13 (65.00%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (65.00%) Marketing
4 13 (65.00%) Automated Testing
4 13 (65.00%) Ruby
4 13 (65.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (65.00%) WebDriver
5 10 (50.00%) REST
5 10 (50.00%) SDLC
5 10 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 10 (50.00%) Resource Management
5 10 (50.00%) SOAP
6 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) LoadRunner
8 6 (30.00%) TDD
8 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) OLTP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) Selenium
2 13 (65.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (30.00%) LoadRunner
5 5 (25.00%) JBehave
5 5 (25.00%) JMeter
6 3 (15.00%) JUnit
7 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
7 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (5.00%) RSpec
7 1 (5.00%) Subversion
7 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Electronics
2 13 (65.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (65.00%) Marketing
2 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Test Manager
2 9 (45.00%) Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Software Tester
4 4 (20.00%) Software Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Software Test Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) REST
1 10 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Internet of Things
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Automated Testing
2 13 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (65.00%) Digital Marketing
2 13 (65.00%) Programme Management
3 10 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 10 (50.00%) SDLC
3 10 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Test Management
5 5 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) High Availability
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) ISEB
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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