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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 82 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 13 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.27% 1.57% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.06% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 4
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,625 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £32,100
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
880 632 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.19% 76.51% 76.55%
Number of salaries quoted 732 519 523
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,400 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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
Gloucester +2 9 £60,000 +57.89% 1
Cheltenham -7 3 £28,500 -12.30%
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Selenium
4 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 6 (42.86%) ISEB
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) DTV
5 5 (35.71%) Electronics
5 5 (35.71%) Marketing
5 5 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
5 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
5 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
5 5 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (28.57%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) IBM
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) CRM

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 2 (14.29%) MSTest
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (35.71%) Electronics
3 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (35.71%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
1 4 (28.57%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Spring Integration
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) DTV
2 3 (21.43%) AS400
2 3 (21.43%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) RAD
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) C
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISEB
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago