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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 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 1.98% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
388 284 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 85.27% 81.38% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 329 222 338
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 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) ISEB
3 7 (53.85%) LoadRunner
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
3 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Test Management
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
8 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) LoadRunner
2 5 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (15.38%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) WATIR
4 1 (7.69%) NUnit
4 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSLT
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Test Management
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
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