The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.94% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £44,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 81.48% 83.87% 72.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 26 32
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £39,160
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,401
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £40,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Automation
Somerset

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Taunton

Test Automation
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) iPhone
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS