The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 13 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 7.07% - 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% - 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £35,780 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Wilmslow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 70 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 79.80% 85.37% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 76 58 69
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

The demand trend of job ads across the Wilmslow region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Wilmslow

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wilmslow region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 12 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 12 (66.67%) Selenium
2 11 (61.11%) FitNesse
2 11 (61.11%) Test Scripting
2 11 (61.11%) Manual Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Cucumber
2 11 (61.11%) SDLC
2 11 (61.11%) ISEB
2 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) Automated Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) RAD
3 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) V-Model
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 12 (66.67%) Selenium
2 11 (61.11%) Cucumber
2 11 (61.11%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Automation Tester
1 11 (61.11%) Software Tester
1 11 (61.11%) Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Automated Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Manual Testing
2 11 (61.11%) RAD
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) SDLC
2 11 (61.11%) Test Scripting
3 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) V-Model
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) HP