The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 87 80 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -42
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 13 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.18% 1.26% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.48% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 39
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £35,000 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
921 878 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 84.11% 85.00% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 726 761 744
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham +8 1 £23,500 -14.54%
Swindon -8 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Content Management
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (50.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Moq
6 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 1 (12.50%) SmartPlant
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Document Management

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SmartPlant
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Moq
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Telerik
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle