The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank - 6 19
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford - 12.50% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 66.67% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Test Automation
Herefordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hereford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12 3 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 75.00% 18.75% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 35
Average salary £31,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Hereford

Test Automation
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) Electronics

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) RF Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) RF Test Engineer