Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 21 32
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 11 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 4.74% 6.70% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 8.24% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 5
Wilmslow median annual salary £34,312 £34,312 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.58% +8.33%
10th Percentile £31,468 £28,374 £28,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £39,358 £36,250
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +8.70% +15.00%

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 Wilmslow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 190 170 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 81.90% 81.34% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 184 162 136
Wilmslow median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £25,375 £22,625 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,700 £57,038
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Wilmslow

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Wilmslow

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Wilmslow over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Defect Management
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
3 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Component Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
2 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Defect Management
1 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Component Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago