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 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 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 4.80% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £30,750 - -
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 Wilmslow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wilmslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
115 49 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wilmslow 92.00% 74.24% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 111 43 68
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £40,000
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 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 9 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft