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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 94 70 78
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.63% 1.86% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 2.48% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Average salary £34,000 £35,375 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +47.39%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
789 686 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.40% 74.89% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 668 548 591
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -6 3 £28,500 -12.30% 1
Gloucester -9 3 £60,000 - 2
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) DTV
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) HTML

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) MSTest
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Doctrine
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Delphi
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Zend
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 32,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
The People Network
Posted: 12 days ago