The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 47 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.37% - 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% - 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 18
Average salary £31,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automated Testing
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 282 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 83.70% 84.18% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 216 230 318
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Bath

Automated Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) CMS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 (33.33%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft