The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 64 63 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -42
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 2 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.51% 0.42% 7.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.51% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 46
Average salary £40,000 - £34,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automated Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 391 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 90.34% 81.29% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 408 357 442
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Swindon

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
1 1 (14.29%) Telerik
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago