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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - 57 64
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.44% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.49% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
332 405 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 88.53% 88.62% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 290 297 278
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) SilkTest
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) BDD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SilkTest
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Tester
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Micro Focus
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware