The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 41 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.71% 0.98% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 1.09% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -16.12%
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +13.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 459 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 81.45% 89.82% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 152 327 284
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Selenium
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) OOP
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) React
7 2 (16.67%) Moq
7 2 (16.67%) SOLID
8 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
8 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 1 (8.33%) iPad
8 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 1 (8.33%) ISEB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Moq
4 1 (8.33%) FogBugz
4 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Azure Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) React
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) SOLID
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Zend
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