The first table below looks at the demand 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 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 66 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.39% 0.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £33,150 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
422 270 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 82.42% 76.06% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 349 212 398
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Automation
Cheshire

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 July 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) QA
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) NUnit
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C#

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (14.29%) IIS
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) NUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) QA Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Software Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) VMware