The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - - 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 14 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 71.79% 60.87% 83.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 82
Average salary £31,573 £40,854 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.71% +43.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £35,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Automated Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft