The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Automation
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £41,250 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 352 538 541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 85.44% 89.67% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 291 492 440
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Test Automation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Swindon

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP