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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 53 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.30% 4.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
303 234 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 92.10% 79.05% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 285 216 331
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 September 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 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA