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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 81 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 22 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.08% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 0
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
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
912 914 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.04% 85.90% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 611 744 667
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 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 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
(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 - 9 £47,500 - 2
Automation Testing
South West

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 29 (90.63%) Python
1 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (71.88%) Integration Testing
3 23 (71.88%) Oracle
4 22 (68.75%) Perl
4 22 (68.75%) Windows
4 22 (68.75%) Linux
4 22 (68.75%) Scrum
4 22 (68.75%) Selenium
4 22 (68.75%) Performance Testing
4 22 (68.75%) DevOps
5 21 (65.63%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (65.63%) V-Model
5 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
6 20 (62.50%) System Testing
6 20 (62.50%) Validation
6 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
6 20 (62.50%) SDLC
6 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
6 20 (62.50%) Waterfall
6 20 (62.50%) Cucumber
6 20 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (62.50%) Defect Tracking
7 18 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 18 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (56.25%) Risk Analysis
7 18 (56.25%) Manual Testing
8 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
9 12 (37.50%) DV Cleared

Automation 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 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Selenium
2 20 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) JMeter
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) WATIR
5 1 (3.13%) Hudson
5 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Test Engineer
2 20 (62.50%) Integration Engineer
2 20 (62.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
4 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) J2EE
2 2 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (71.88%) Integration Testing
4 22 (68.75%) DevOps
4 22 (68.75%) Performance Testing
4 22 (68.75%) Scrum
5 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
5 21 (65.63%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (65.63%) V-Model
6 20 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (62.50%) Defect Tracking
6 20 (62.50%) SDLC
6 20 (62.50%) System Testing
6 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
6 20 (62.50%) Validation
6 20 (62.50%) Waterfall
7 18 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (56.25%) Manual Testing
7 18 (56.25%) Risk Analysis
7 18 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) Python
2 22 (68.75%) Perl
3 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
3 11 (34.38%) C++
4 10 (31.25%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) Go
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 12 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Rally
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago