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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 91 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.95% 0.99% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.15% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 18
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.25%
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
975 960 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 83.83% 86.72% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 848 816 669
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 7 £32,500 - 1
Swindon +1 2 £35,000 +3.70%
Warminster - 2 £50,000 -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (53.33%) QA
1 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 6 (40.00%) JMeter
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) System Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (26.67%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) MS Visio

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SmartPlant
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JMeter
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Time Management
4 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Chippenham
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago