The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 16 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.95% 3.81% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.46% 4.39% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 205 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 84.09% 86.86% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 53 201 68
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Automated Testing
Hertfordshire

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Automated Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (87.50%) Moq
2 7 (87.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) WF
3 6 (75.00%) Workflow
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (87.50%) Moq
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) WF
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA