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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 84 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.43% 0.93% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.09% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 14
Median salary £47,000 £33,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.35% -16.87%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
767 1008 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 82.56% 85.57% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 649 876 814
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +8 4 £47,000 -10.47%
Test Automation
South West

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) ISTQB
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) ISEB
2 13 (86.67%) Selenium
2 13 (86.67%) Cucumber
3 12 (80.00%) JBehave
3 12 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (80.00%) Spring
3 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
4 11 (73.33%) JUnit
5 9 (60.00%) Build Automation
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) Apache
8 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
8 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (13.33%) BDD
9 1 (6.67%) Node.js
9 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
9 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Cucumber
1 13 (86.67%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) JBehave
2 12 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 11 (73.33%) JUnit
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.67%) Ant
5 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.67%) JMeter
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer in Test
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Product Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (80.00%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (60.00%) Build Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) ISEB
1 13 (86.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Google