The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 72 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 27 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.73% 2.76% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 3.23% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 22
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Test Automation
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
858 805 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.67% 85.46% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 666 682 578
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -8 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Gloucester 0 2 £56,250 -6.25%
Test Automation
South West

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 53 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (61.54%) Selenium
3 38 (58.46%) Linux
3 38 (58.46%) Scrum
4 36 (55.38%) Windows
4 36 (55.38%) Cybersecurity
5 34 (52.31%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (50.77%) Python
7 32 (49.23%) Defect Tracking
8 31 (47.69%) Cucumber
9 30 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (41.54%) SDLC
10 27 (41.54%) Oracle
11 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
12 25 (38.46%) Manual Testing
12 25 (38.46%) Performance Testing
12 25 (38.46%) Integration Testing
12 25 (38.46%) DevOps
13 24 (36.92%) Automation Testing
13 24 (36.92%) Java
13 24 (36.92%) Perl
14 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
15 21 (32.31%) Risk Analysis
15 21 (32.31%) System Testing
15 21 (32.31%) Root Cause Analysis
15 21 (32.31%) System Integration Testing
16 20 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
16 20 (30.77%) Jenkins
16 20 (30.77%) Validation
16 20 (30.77%) V-Model

Test Automation
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 4 (6.15%) Mule
1 4 (6.15%) Mule ESB
2 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) PaaS
2 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Internet
2 6 (9.23%) SSH
3 4 (6.15%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.54%) Big Data
3 3 (4.62%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (61.54%) Selenium
2 31 (47.69%) Cucumber
3 20 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
5 15 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (21.54%) JIRA
7 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (12.31%) LoadRunner
8 8 (12.31%) Maven
8 8 (12.31%) RSpec
9 6 (9.23%) Zephyr
10 5 (7.69%) JBehave
10 5 (7.69%) JUnit
11 3 (4.62%) JMeter
11 3 (4.62%) WATIR
12 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
13 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
13 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (24.62%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 8 (12.31%) Electronics
3 8 (12.31%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Test Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) Integration Engineer
2 21 (32.31%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Java Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Test Manager
6 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Software Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Test Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Developer in Test
7 5 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Automation Test Lead
8 4 (6.15%) Software Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) REST
1 7 (10.77%) SOAP
2 6 (9.23%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) Gherkin
2 6 (9.23%) Web Services
3 3 (4.62%) XML
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.08%) Visualforce
4 2 (3.08%) XSLT
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Internet of Things
2 6 (9.23%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 38 (58.46%) Linux
2 36 (55.38%) Windows
3 13 (20.00%) Unix
4 6 (9.23%) Android
5 4 (6.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (58.46%) Scrum
3 36 (55.38%) Cybersecurity
4 34 (52.31%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (49.23%) Defect Tracking
6 30 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (41.54%) SDLC
8 25 (38.46%) DevOps
8 25 (38.46%) Integration Testing
8 25 (38.46%) Manual Testing
8 25 (38.46%) Performance Testing
9 24 (36.92%) Automation Testing
10 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
11 21 (32.31%) Risk Analysis
11 21 (32.31%) Root Cause Analysis
11 21 (32.31%) System Integration Testing
11 21 (32.31%) System Testing
12 20 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
12 20 (30.77%) V-Model
12 20 (30.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) Python
2 24 (36.92%) Java
2 24 (36.92%) Perl
3 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
3 14 (21.54%) Ruby
4 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.85%) SQL
6 8 (12.31%) Shell Script
6 8 (12.31%) VB
7 7 (10.77%) C#
8 3 (4.62%) C++
8 3 (4.62%) Go
9 2 (3.08%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) ISEB
2 16 (24.62%) DV Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
3 11 (16.92%) ISTQB
4 7 (10.77%) Degree
5 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) SAP
3 6 (9.23%) HP
4 5 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.62%) Rally
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