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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 55 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.33% 0.49% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £37,500 £31,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -43.18%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
Dorset

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
268 361 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 88.45% 87.83% 83.69%
Number of salaries quoted 190 278 214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £23,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 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 3 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) TestNG
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB

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 2 (33.33%) CMS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (33.33%) TestNG
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) MSTest
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Web Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP