The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 48 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.64% 1.05% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.40% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -24.52%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
275 215 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 88.14% 74.91% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 266 199 350
Median salary £40,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of job ads across the Bath region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Bath

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Bath region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) RESTful
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) Maven
4 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) Backbone.js
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Test Automation Specialist
1 7 (63.64%) Test Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Development Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Java EE
1 6 (54.55%) RESTful
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Backbone.js
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) ISMS
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle