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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 62 98 81
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 41 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.23% 0.28% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 0.33% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34 3 12
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,600 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
838 899 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.48% 84.73% 80.61%
Number of salaries quoted 613 742 633
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 June 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 June 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 +8 23 £50,000 +60.00% 2
Cirencester - 1 £33,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £67,500 - 1
Stroud - 1 £38,500 -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 52 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 35 (50.72%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (47.83%) Java
5 30 (43.48%) SQL
6 29 (42.03%) Python
7 28 (40.58%) Windows
7 28 (40.58%) Android
8 27 (39.13%) Linux
9 23 (33.33%) C++
9 23 (33.33%) ISEB
10 21 (30.43%) Selenium
10 21 (30.43%) Big Data
11 20 (28.99%) DV Cleared
12 19 (27.54%) Objective-C
12 19 (27.54%) Telecoms
13 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
13 18 (26.09%) ISTQB
13 18 (26.09%) Reverse Engineering
14 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
15 16 (23.19%) Programme Management
15 16 (23.19%) C#
15 16 (23.19%) Mentoring
15 16 (23.19%) Cybercrime
16 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (21.74%) C
17 14 (20.29%) Ruby
17 14 (20.29%) Degree
17 14 (20.29%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (11.59%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.80%) CMS
2 4 (5.80%) Drupal
2 4 (5.80%) WordPress
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 11 (15.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) SSL
2 5 (7.25%) HTTP
2 5 (7.25%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.25%) Internet
2 5 (7.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) Big Data
2 12 (17.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.45%) OrientDB
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Selenium
2 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.59%) SoapUI
5 7 (10.14%) JIRA
6 6 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 6 (8.70%) Maven
6 6 (8.70%) Selenium IDE
7 5 (7.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (7.25%) Zephyr
8 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
9 3 (4.35%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.90%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.45%) Ant
11 1 (1.45%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.45%) JMeter
11 1 (1.45%) JUnit
11 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (27.54%) Telecoms
2 13 (18.84%) Finance
3 11 (15.94%) Electronics
3 11 (15.94%) Manufacturing
3 11 (15.94%) Marketing
4 4 (5.80%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Test Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Analyst
2 12 (17.39%) Software Test Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Test Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Research Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Consultant
5 8 (11.59%) Developer
5 8 (11.59%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
5 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 8 (11.59%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (11.59%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 6 (8.70%) Tester
7 5 (7.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) CMS Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.80%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) HTML
2 8 (11.59%) EJB
2 8 (11.59%) Hibernate
2 8 (11.59%) J2EE
2 8 (11.59%) SOAP
2 8 (11.59%) Spring
2 8 (11.59%) XML
3 7 (10.14%) REST
4 5 (7.25%) Gherkin
4 5 (7.25%) Web Services
5 4 (5.80%) .NET
5 4 (5.80%) jQuery
6 3 (4.35%) Middleware
6 3 (4.35%) RESTful
7 1 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Cybercrime
2 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (18.84%) iPhone
3 13 (18.84%) Visualisation
4 10 (14.49%) Cryptography
5 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
6 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
7 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.58%) Android
1 28 (40.58%) Windows
2 27 (39.13%) Linux
3 13 (18.84%) Windows Phone
4 7 (10.14%) Apple iOS
5 6 (8.70%) Mac OS X
6 5 (7.25%) CentOS
7 3 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.72%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (26.09%) Reverse Engineering
4 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
5 16 (23.19%) Mentoring
5 16 (23.19%) Programme Management
6 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (18.84%) Android Development
7 13 (18.84%) iOS Development
7 13 (18.84%) Mobile Development
7 13 (18.84%) SDLC
8 12 (17.39%) Scrum
8 12 (17.39%) Test Scripting
8 12 (17.39%) Web Development
9 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (15.94%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (15.94%) ITIL
9 11 (15.94%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (14.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Java
2 30 (43.48%) SQL
3 29 (42.03%) Python
4 23 (33.33%) C++
5 19 (27.54%) Objective-C
6 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 16 (23.19%) C#
8 15 (21.74%) C
9 14 (20.29%) Ruby
10 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
11 5 (7.25%) PHP
12 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 23 (33.33%) ISEB
3 20 (28.99%) DV Cleared
4 18 (26.09%) ISTQB
5 14 (20.29%) Degree
6 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
7 5 (7.25%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) SAP
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco
3 5 (7.25%) HP
3 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.80%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago