The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 65 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.97% 1.71% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 2.25% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 17
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
427 267 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 82.91% 76.29% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 351 212 396
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
Cheshire

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Warrington

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 12 (70.59%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Google
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) GWT
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) BDD
3 8 (47.06%) QA
4 7 (41.18%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
6 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (23.53%) MSTest
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 4 (23.53%) Release Management
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
7 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
2 7 (41.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (23.53%) MSTest
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.88%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
1 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
1 9 (52.94%) GWT
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
1 9 (52.94%) TDD
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (52.94%) BDD
2 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Release Management
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
1 9 (52.94%) Google