The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - 11 37
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 9.72% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 12.50% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Median salary - £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
128 56 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 93.43% 77.78% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 116 53 133
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,500 £27,500
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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton 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 Bolton

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Bolton