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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 76 65 93
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 29 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.78% 3.65% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 4.09% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 6
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%

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
945 807 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 90.69% 89.37% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 797 566 809
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Stroud - 6 £40,000 -
Cheltenham -12 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Gloucester -20 3 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Cirencester -1 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 51 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 28 (46.67%) Windows
5 25 (41.67%) Java
6 22 (36.67%) Python
6 22 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (36.67%) Test Scripting
6 22 (36.67%) Android
7 21 (35.00%) Selenium
7 21 (35.00%) C++
7 21 (35.00%) Regression Testing
8 20 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
9 19 (31.67%) Mentoring
9 19 (31.67%) Scrum
9 19 (31.67%) Objective-C
9 19 (31.67%) C
10 18 (30.00%) SQL
10 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (28.33%) Linux
11 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
12 15 (25.00%) Cryptography
12 15 (25.00%) DV Cleared
12 15 (25.00%) C#
13 14 (23.33%) HTML
13 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
13 14 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (23.33%) SoapUI
13 14 (23.33%) Big Data
14 13 (21.67%) Non-Functional 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 12 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) SSL
2 11 (18.33%) HTTP
2 11 (18.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.33%) SSH
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) Big Data
2 2 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (35.00%) Selenium
2 14 (23.33%) SoapUI
2 14 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.00%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.00%) JIRA
4 3 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.33%) Maven
5 2 (3.33%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.67%) Gatling
6 1 (1.67%) Gradle
6 1 (1.67%) JMeter
6 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.67%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (13.33%) Games
2 7 (11.67%) Finance
3 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.00%) Electronics
5 3 (5.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Tester
2 12 (20.00%) Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 8 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Automation Tester
5 7 (11.67%) Graduate
5 7 (11.67%) IT Graduate
5 7 (11.67%) Manual Tester
5 7 (11.67%) Test Specialist
5 7 (11.67%) Trainee
6 6 (10.00%) Computer Science Graduate
6 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Test Automation Specialist
7 5 (8.33%) Requirements Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Web Tester
8 3 (5.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) HTML
2 13 (21.67%) XML
3 12 (20.00%) EJB
3 12 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (20.00%) J2EE
3 12 (20.00%) Spring
4 9 (15.00%) Web Services
5 3 (5.00%) JSON
6 2 (3.33%) .NET
6 2 (3.33%) Gherkin
6 2 (3.33%) REST
6 2 (3.33%) SOAP
7 1 (1.67%) CSS
7 1 (1.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
4 12 (20.00%) iPhone
4 12 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 7 (11.67%) Algorithms
5 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
5 7 (11.67%) Physics
6 3 (5.00%) Cybercrime
7 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Android
3 17 (28.33%) Linux
4 12 (20.00%) Windows Phone
5 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 7 (11.67%) Mac OS X
7 6 (10.00%) CentOS
8 2 (3.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (36.67%) Test Scripting
4 21 (35.00%) Regression Testing
5 20 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 19 (31.67%) Mentoring
6 19 (31.67%) Scrum
7 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
8 13 (21.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (20.00%) Android Development
9 12 (20.00%) iOS Development
9 12 (20.00%) Mobile Development
9 12 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
9 12 (20.00%) User Stories
9 12 (20.00%) Web Development
10 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
11 10 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 9 (15.00%) Kanban
12 9 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) Python
3 21 (35.00%) C++
4 19 (31.67%) C
4 19 (31.67%) Objective-C
5 18 (30.00%) SQL
6 15 (25.00%) C#
7 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
8 9 (15.00%) Ruby
9 7 (11.67%) PHP
9 7 (11.67%) R
10 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) Degree
4 11 (18.33%) ISEB
4 11 (18.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.67%) CEH
5 1 (1.67%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.67%) EC-Council LPT
5 1 (1.67%) ECSA
5 1 (1.67%) EnCE
5 1 (1.67%) GCFA
5 1 (1.67%) GIAC
5 1 (1.67%) GPEN
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) EnCase
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Cisco
2 8 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.00%) HP
5 3 (5.00%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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