The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank - 11 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich - 7.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Test Automation
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10 32 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 90.91% 78.05% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 54
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Northwich

Test Automation
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java