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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 4 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 20.00% 5.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.08% 8.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
13 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 86.67% 73.53% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 20
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £40,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Magento
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Magento
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript