The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 53 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.74% 3.30% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 4.10% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 10
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +24.78%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
351 244 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 76.47% 80.53% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 309 223 208
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
Somerset

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Web Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) EasyMock
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mockito
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) User Stories

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (11.11%) EasyMock
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Mockito
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Software Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Web Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
2 1 (11.11%) User Stories
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Telerik