The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 84 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 6 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.58% - 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% - 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £42,500 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Automation
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
860 868 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 83.33% 88.03% 86.30%
Number of salaries quoted 687 757 691
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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 - 2 £32,000 -
Salisbury - 2 £42,500 - 1
Swindon - 1 £52,500 -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Test Automation
South West

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Progress
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) JMeter
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Progress
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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