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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 68 60 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +34
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 36 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.00% 3.61% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 4.05% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 6
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
829 840 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.11% 89.08% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 678 549 726
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -7 7 £40,000 -38.46%
Stroud +2 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Cheltenham -6 4 £32,500 -40.90%
Cirencester -3 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 26 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (35.48%) Windows
4 20 (32.26%) Selenium
4 20 (32.26%) Test Scripting
5 18 (29.03%) Android
5 18 (29.03%) SoapUI
5 18 (29.03%) Mentoring
5 18 (29.03%) Java
5 18 (29.03%) Regression Testing
6 17 (27.42%) C++
6 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (25.81%) Reverse Engineering
7 16 (25.81%) Scrum
8 15 (24.19%) Objective-C
8 15 (24.19%) C
8 15 (24.19%) Python
8 15 (24.19%) Non-Functional Testing
9 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (22.58%) Linux
9 14 (22.58%) Cryptography
10 13 (20.97%) Finance
10 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
10 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (19.35%) SQL
12 11 (17.74%) C#
12 11 (17.74%) Waterfall
12 11 (17.74%) Manual Testing

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 7 (11.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) FileNet
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) SSL
2 6 (9.68%) HTTP
2 6 (9.68%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Big Data
2 2 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) DB2
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Selenium
2 18 (29.03%) SoapUI
3 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (14.52%) Selenium IDE
5 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.61%) Gatling
8 1 (1.61%) Gradle
8 1 (1.61%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.61%) JIRA
8 1 (1.61%) JMeter
8 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.61%) Maven
8 1 (1.61%) Metasploit
8 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Games
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Electronics
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Tester
2 10 (16.13%) Test Specialist
3 9 (14.52%) Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Automation Tester
5 7 (11.29%) Manual Tester
5 7 (11.29%) Software Tester
6 6 (9.68%) Test Automation Specialist
6 6 (9.68%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Computer Science Graduate
7 5 (8.06%) Graduate
7 5 (8.06%) IT Graduate
7 5 (8.06%) Requirements Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Trainee
8 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Security Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) HTML
2 8 (12.90%) JSON
2 8 (12.90%) XML
3 7 (11.29%) EJB
3 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
3 7 (11.29%) J2EE
3 7 (11.29%) Spring
4 5 (8.06%) Web Services
5 4 (6.45%) .NET
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.29%) iPhone
4 5 (8.06%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.84%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Android
3 14 (22.58%) Linux
4 9 (14.52%) Apple iOS
5 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
6 7 (11.29%) Windows Phone
7 4 (6.45%) CentOS
8 2 (3.23%) VMS
9 1 (1.61%) AIX
9 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (32.26%) Test Scripting
4 18 (29.03%) Mentoring
4 18 (29.03%) Regression Testing
5 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (25.81%) Reverse Engineering
6 16 (25.81%) Scrum
7 15 (24.19%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (22.58%) Cryptography
9 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
10 11 (17.74%) Manual Testing
10 11 (17.74%) Smoke Testing
10 11 (17.74%) Waterfall
11 10 (16.13%) Functional Testing
12 9 (14.52%) User Stories
13 8 (12.90%) Wealth Management
14 7 (11.29%) Coaching
14 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (11.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) Java
2 17 (27.42%) C++
3 15 (24.19%) C
3 15 (24.19%) Objective-C
3 15 (24.19%) Python
4 12 (19.35%) SQL
5 11 (17.74%) C#
6 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.68%) PHP
7 6 (9.68%) Ruby
8 5 (8.06%) R
9 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) VB6
10 1 (1.61%) VBA
10 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) DV Cleared
3 9 (14.52%) ISEB
3 9 (14.52%) ISTQB
4 7 (11.29%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) CEH
6 1 (1.61%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.61%) EC-Council LPT
6 1 (1.61%) ECSA
6 1 (1.61%) EnCE
6 1 (1.61%) GCFA
6 1 (1.61%) GIAC
6 1 (1.61%) GPEN
6 1 (1.61%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) EnCase
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Cisco
2 5 (8.06%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.23%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
Cirencester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago