The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.03% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
Test Automation
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
375 377 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 84.46% 83.04% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 332 308 361
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Warrington

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Regression Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) LAN
5 8 (44.44%) WAN
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) ISEB
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) Migration
6 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
6 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
6 7 (38.89%) QA
6 7 (38.89%) Test Management
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
6 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
7 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Ruby
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 6 (33.33%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) Java

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LAN
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) LoadRunner
2 5 (27.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
3 4 (22.22%) WATIR
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
3 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) XSLT
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 11 (61.11%) Regression Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Test Management
4 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Terminal Server
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Fujitsu
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