The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 48 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.75% 2.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 2.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £85,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.82% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
228 373 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 85.39% 87.76% 84.82%
Number of salaries quoted 180 286 238
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Investment Banking
2 10 (83.33%) QA
2 10 (83.33%) ISEB
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) Middleware
3 9 (75.00%) webMethods
3 9 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (75.00%) SOA
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 9 (75.00%) MQSeries
3 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
3 9 (75.00%) Data Management
3 9 (75.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Integration Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Test Management
3 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (75.00%) System Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Temenos T24
3 9 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Automation Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Green Hat

Test Automation
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 9 (75.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) YourKit
General
1 12 (100.00%) Banking
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Test Leader
2 9 (75.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Middleware
1 10 (83.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (75.00%) Data Management
2 9 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (75.00%) SOA
2 9 (75.00%) System Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Test Management
2 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) ISEB
2 9 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) nmon
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Green Hat
3 9 (75.00%) IBM
3 9 (75.00%) webMethods
4 1 (8.33%) Dynatrace