The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank - - 43
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +19.85%
Automated Testing
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 111 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 90.22% 90.24% 92.95%
Number of salaries quoted 60 102 140
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Bolton

Automated Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Head of Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification