The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Royston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 11.54% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Test Automation
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Royston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Royston 92.31% 100.00% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 12
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Royston

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Royston

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Royston

Test Automation
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Royston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Royston 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA