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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 62 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.35% 1.52% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.76% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
481 569 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.39% 86.47% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 428 473 371
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) SmartPlant
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) JTS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SmartPlant
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft