The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 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 Wilmslow region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 1.74% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 91.30% 74.14% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 97 39 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,500 £40,500
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 Wilmslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Wilmslow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft