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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation 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
Test Automation
Rank 44 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.48% 1.19% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.42% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £60,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Bath region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Bath

Test Automation
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
1 4 (100.00%) Social Media
1 4 (100.00%) Heroku
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby