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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 88 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.69% 0.12% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.16% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Average salary £38,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £26,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,350 £26,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
917 619 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 79.53% 75.40% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 770 537 657
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 - 1 £37,500 - 2
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) ISEB
3 13 (61.90%) Test Scripting
3 13 (61.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
5 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
5 10 (47.62%) Waterfall
5 10 (47.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Python
7 4 (19.05%) Ruby
7 4 (19.05%) Selenium
8 3 (14.29%) V-Model
8 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
8 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Information Security
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) Perl
8 3 (14.29%) PHP
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) .NET
8 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
9 2 (9.52%) JMeter
9 2 (9.52%) Finance
9 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Selenium
2 3 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (9.52%) JMeter
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.76%) QUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Ranorex
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
1 15 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 10 (47.62%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Test Scripting
3 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
3 10 (47.62%) Waterfall
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) V-Model
5 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (4.76%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Python
1 4 (19.05%) Ruby
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) ISEB
2 13 (61.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago