The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 26 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 3.08% - 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Automated Testing
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 88 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 96.15% 72.13% 63.24%
Number of salaries quoted 113 79 43
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Altrincham region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Altrincham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QMS
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) openSUSE
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) WATIR
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) WATIR
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QMS
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA