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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 74 94 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.50% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 709 944 992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 88.07% 87.33% 90.18%
Number of salaries quoted 606 857 806
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 in Wiltshire.

Salary trend for Test Automation in Wiltshire

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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

1 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) LTE
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Banking

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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (16.67%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
Swindon, Wiltshire
CAG Recruitment
Salary: From £42,000 to £46,000 per annum Negotiable on salary, Multiple Bene
Posted: 27 days ago