The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 64 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 32 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.47% 0.89% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 1.04% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 4
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,250 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Automated Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
812 866 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.17% 86.00% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 550 719 606
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +17 19 £55,000 +46.66%
Cirencester +8 6 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Gloucester +1 3 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Stroud - 1 £37,500 -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (59.32%) Java
3 32 (54.24%) Selenium
4 26 (44.07%) C#
5 23 (38.98%) Security Cleared
6 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
7 20 (33.90%) Finance
8 19 (32.20%) HTML
8 19 (32.20%) SC Cleared
9 18 (30.51%) Ruby
9 18 (30.51%) Linux
9 18 (30.51%) Telecoms
10 17 (28.81%) Python
10 17 (28.81%) Windows
10 17 (28.81%) SQL
10 17 (28.81%) DV Cleared
11 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (27.12%) SDLC
12 15 (25.42%) Electronics
12 15 (25.42%) Manufacturing
12 15 (25.42%) Programme Management
12 15 (25.42%) SAP
12 15 (25.42%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (25.42%) Test Automation
12 15 (25.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 15 (25.42%) Software Testing
12 15 (25.42%) Marketing
13 14 (23.73%) Reverse Engineering
13 14 (23.73%) WebDriver
13 14 (23.73%) C++

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (20.34%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) Drupal
2 2 (3.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (25.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) Big Data
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (54.24%) Selenium
2 14 (23.73%) WebDriver
3 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.39%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.69%) MSTest
6 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Telecoms
3 15 (25.42%) Electronics
3 15 (25.42%) Manufacturing
3 15 (25.42%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
1 16 (27.12%) Test Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Consultant
2 12 (20.34%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
2 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 12 (20.34%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (18.64%) Test Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Test Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Tester
7 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Automated Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Lead Tester
9 3 (5.08%) Manual Test Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (3.39%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 13 (22.03%) Spring
3 12 (20.34%) EJB
3 12 (20.34%) Hibernate
3 12 (20.34%) J2EE
3 12 (20.34%) XML
4 10 (16.95%) REST
4 10 (16.95%) SOAP
5 7 (11.86%) jQuery
6 6 (10.17%) .NET
7 5 (8.47%) Ajax
7 5 (8.47%) CSS
7 5 (8.47%) HTML5
8 1 (1.69%) RESTful
8 1 (1.69%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Cybercrime
1 12 (20.34%) iPhone
1 12 (20.34%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) AS400
2 3 (5.08%) iSeries
3 2 (3.39%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) Windows
3 12 (20.34%) Android
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Phone
4 3 (5.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (27.12%) SDLC
3 15 (25.42%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (25.42%) Programme Management
3 15 (25.42%) Software Testing
3 15 (25.42%) Test Automation
4 14 (23.73%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (23.73%) Reverse Engineering
5 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (20.34%) Android Development
6 12 (20.34%) Integration Testing
6 12 (20.34%) iOS Development
6 12 (20.34%) Mobile Development
6 12 (20.34%) Network Design
6 12 (20.34%) Web Development
7 10 (16.95%) Resource Management
8 5 (8.47%) Manual Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Service Management
8 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) Java
2 26 (44.07%) C#
3 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 18 (30.51%) Ruby
5 17 (28.81%) Python
5 17 (28.81%) SQL
6 14 (23.73%) C++
7 12 (20.34%) Objective-C
8 8 (13.56%) C
9 2 (3.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) Security Cleared
2 19 (32.20%) SC Cleared
3 17 (28.81%) DV Cleared
4 10 (16.95%) ISEB
5 9 (15.25%) ISTQB
6 5 (8.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) IBM
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
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