Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 75 41
Rank change year-on-year +3 -34 +24
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 13 3 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.00% 0.48% 6.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 0.51% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 60
Warrington median annual salary £43,750 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% -5.80% +6.15%
10th Percentile £36,825 £28,750 £28,175
90th Percentile £57,500 £36,250 £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +6.15%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 547 587 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 84.28% 93.03% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 443 502 786
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% - +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,450 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,250 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Warrington

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Warrington

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Warrington over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
4 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (15.38%) Ranorex
6 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
6 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (15.38%) Ranorex
3 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
3 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) Grunt
4 1 (7.69%) gulp
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Automation Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Test Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) QA Manager
2 2 (15.38%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) React
2 1 (7.69%) Sass
2 1 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) B2C
5 2 (15.38%) Cash Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (15.38%) SOLID
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Google