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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 62 100 77
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -23
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 38 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.51% 0.19% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 0.22% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 2 9
Median salary £50,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £28,600 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,400 £40,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,674 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.01% +19.06%
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
938 918 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.69% 86.69% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 622 748 644
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +13 24 £50,000 +81.81% 4
Stroud - 3 £37,500 -
Cirencester - 1 £33,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £67,500 -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 55 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 34 (47.22%) Java
3 34 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
4 31 (43.06%) SQL
5 30 (41.67%) Python
6 29 (40.28%) Android
7 28 (38.89%) Windows
8 25 (34.72%) Linux
9 24 (33.33%) C++
9 24 (33.33%) Selenium
10 23 (31.94%) DV Cleared
10 23 (31.94%) Big Data
11 22 (30.56%) Cybercrime
12 20 (27.78%) Reverse Engineering
12 20 (27.78%) C#
12 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
12 20 (27.78%) ISEB
12 20 (27.78%) Telecoms
12 20 (27.78%) Objective-C
13 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
14 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (20.83%) iPhone
15 15 (20.83%) Integration Testing
15 15 (20.83%) Network Design
15 15 (20.83%) ISTQB
15 15 (20.83%) Web Development
15 15 (20.83%) Windows Phone
15 15 (20.83%) Android Development
15 15 (20.83%) iOS Development

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.28%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.56%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) Drupal
2 4 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) SSL
2 7 (9.72%) Internet
3 4 (5.56%) SSH
4 1 (1.39%) HTTP
4 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) Big Data
2 12 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.39%) OrientDB
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (33.33%) Selenium
2 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 6 (8.33%) JIRA
5 6 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
5 6 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.94%) Maven
7 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.56%) Zephyr
8 3 (4.17%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.78%) Robot Framework
10 1 (1.39%) Ant
10 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.39%) JMeter
10 1 (1.39%) JUnit
10 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 14 (19.44%) Finance
3 12 (16.67%) Electronics
3 12 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 12 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Test Engineer
2 14 (19.44%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Consultant
2 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
2 14 (19.44%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 14 (19.44%) Technical Consultant
3 13 (18.06%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Research Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Test Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Software Tester
7 6 (8.33%) Tester
8 4 (5.56%) CMS Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.56%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.56%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) HTML
2 11 (15.28%) EJB
2 11 (15.28%) Hibernate
2 11 (15.28%) J2EE
2 11 (15.28%) Spring
2 11 (15.28%) XML
3 9 (12.50%) SOAP
4 8 (11.11%) REST
5 6 (8.33%) .NET
6 4 (5.56%) Gherkin
6 4 (5.56%) jQuery
6 4 (5.56%) Web Services
7 3 (4.17%) Middleware
7 3 (4.17%) RESTful
8 1 (1.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Cybercrime
2 15 (20.83%) iPhone
2 15 (20.83%) Visualisation
3 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.50%) Cryptography
5 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.56%) Client/Server
7 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Android
2 28 (38.89%) Windows
3 25 (34.72%) Linux
4 15 (20.83%) Windows Phone
5 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.94%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.17%) Unix
8 2 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (27.78%) Reverse Engineering
4 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (20.83%) Android Development
5 15 (20.83%) Integration Testing
5 15 (20.83%) iOS Development
5 15 (20.83%) Mobile Development
5 15 (20.83%) Network Design
5 15 (20.83%) Web Development
6 14 (19.44%) Programme Management
6 14 (19.44%) SDLC
7 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 11 (15.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (13.89%) ITIL
11 9 (12.50%) Test Scripting
12 8 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) Java
2 31 (43.06%) SQL
3 30 (41.67%) Python
4 24 (33.33%) C++
5 20 (27.78%) C#
5 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 20 (27.78%) Objective-C
6 14 (19.44%) Ruby
7 10 (13.89%) C
8 8 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.94%) PHP
10 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (31.94%) DV Cleared
3 20 (27.78%) ISEB
4 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 15 (20.83%) ISTQB
6 13 (18.06%) Degree
7 5 (6.94%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) SAP
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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