The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 77 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 24 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.17% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 2
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.10%
Automation 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
972 981 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 87.73% 85.83% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 647 773 665
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Gloucestershire region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Automation 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 Automation Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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 - 12 £48,750 - 1
Automation Testing
South West

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) Python
3 21 (75.00%) Oracle
3 21 (75.00%) Scrum
3 21 (75.00%) Selenium
3 21 (75.00%) Integration Testing
3 21 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (71.43%) Performance Testing
4 20 (71.43%) Perl
4 20 (71.43%) Windows
4 20 (71.43%) Linux
4 20 (71.43%) DevOps
5 19 (67.86%) System Integration Testing
5 19 (67.86%) V-Model
5 19 (67.86%) Test Automation
5 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
6 18 (64.29%) System Testing
6 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 18 (64.29%) Validation
6 18 (64.29%) SDLC
6 18 (64.29%) Defect Tracking
6 18 (64.29%) Waterfall
6 18 (64.29%) Cucumber
6 18 (64.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (57.14%) Manual Testing
7 16 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
8 15 (53.57%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
10 10 (35.71%) DV Cleared

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Selenium
2 18 (64.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (10.71%) JIRA
5 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.14%) JMeter
5 2 (7.14%) Maven
5 2 (7.14%) WATIR
6 1 (3.57%) Hudson
6 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 18 (64.29%) Integration Engineer
2 18 (64.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
1 2 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 21 (75.00%) Scrum
3 20 (71.43%) DevOps
3 20 (71.43%) Performance Testing
4 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
4 19 (67.86%) System Integration Testing
4 19 (67.86%) Test Automation
4 19 (67.86%) V-Model
5 18 (64.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (64.29%) Defect Tracking
5 18 (64.29%) SDLC
5 18 (64.29%) System Testing
5 18 (64.29%) Validation
5 18 (64.29%) Waterfall
6 16 (57.14%) Manual Testing
6 16 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
6 16 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (53.57%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) Python
2 20 (71.43%) Perl
3 9 (32.14%) C++
3 9 (32.14%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 4 (14.29%) Ruby
6 2 (7.14%) Go
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Rally
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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