The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 34 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.68% - 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £50,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%

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
134 52 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 90.54% 80.00% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 127 49 107
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Bolton

Automation Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Automation 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall