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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.099% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
860 630 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 85.49% 76.46% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 712 517 550
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) NeoLoad
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
1 4 (80.00%) NeoLoad
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle