The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 53 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.81% 1.15% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.39% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 433 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 89.94% 83.11% 79.38%
Number of salaries quoted 384 357 226
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Warrington

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) ISEB
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (58.33%) MSTest
4 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) Selenium
7 3 (25.00%) Change Control
7 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
9 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
9 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (8.33%) Coaching
9 1 (8.33%) C
9 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
9 1 (8.33%) TDD
9 1 (8.33%) Spring
9 1 (8.33%) Maven
9 1 (8.33%) Ajax

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (58.33%) MSTest
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) SilkTest
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Lead Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Database Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Micro Focus
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
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