The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South West / Bristol
Rank 82 109 96
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 44 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.70% 1.39% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.54% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 31
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,950 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1504 1562 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.33% 90.18% 87.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1412 1335
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.00%) C#
3 29 (36.25%) .NET
4 27 (33.75%) HTML
4 27 (33.75%) Degree
5 25 (31.25%) Finance
5 25 (31.25%) SDLC
6 24 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (27.50%) OO
8 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
9 20 (25.00%) Selenium
9 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (18.75%) HTML5
10 15 (18.75%) TDD
10 15 (18.75%) Java
11 14 (17.50%) Scrum
11 14 (17.50%) Open Source
11 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
12 13 (16.25%) Telecoms
12 13 (16.25%) jQuery
12 13 (16.25%) QA
13 12 (15.00%) Mobile App
13 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (13.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (13.75%) Performance Testing
14 11 (13.75%) Computer Science
14 11 (13.75%) Regression Testing
15 10 (12.50%) SQL
15 10 (12.50%) CSS
15 10 (12.50%) JIRA

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (2.50%) IIS
1 2 (2.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.25%) CMS
2 1 (1.25%) JBoss
2 1 (1.25%) Jetty
2 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Internet
1 2 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.25%) Big Data
5 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) Redis
5 1 (1.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Selenium
2 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.50%) JIRA
4 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.75%) NUnit
5 7 (8.75%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.25%) JUnit
6 5 (6.25%) Mockito
6 5 (6.25%) PhantomJS
6 5 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.00%) Subversion
8 3 (3.75%) LoadRunner
8 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.50%) CruiseControl
9 2 (2.50%) Moq
9 2 (2.50%) MSTest
9 2 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (31.25%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.75%) Electronics
4 6 (7.50%) Marketing
4 6 (7.50%) Retail
5 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.75%) Billing
7 2 (2.50%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Developer
2 19 (23.75%) .NET Developer
2 19 (23.75%) C# Developer
3 17 (21.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (18.75%) Tester
5 10 (12.50%) Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) Architect
6 9 (11.25%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Lead Architect
10 5 (6.25%) Software Tester
11 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Auditor
11 4 (5.00%) Security Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Systems Architect
11 4 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.25%) .NET
2 27 (33.75%) HTML
3 15 (18.75%) HTML5
4 13 (16.25%) jQuery
5 10 (12.50%) CSS
6 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.50%) J2EE
7 6 (7.50%) WCF
7 6 (7.50%) XML
8 5 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (6.25%) Ajax
8 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (6.25%) NHibernate
8 5 (6.25%) Sass
8 5 (6.25%) Spring
8 5 (6.25%) Struts
8 5 (6.25%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (13.75%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.75%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) SCADA
7 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.25%) SDLC
3 22 (27.50%) OO
4 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
5 20 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (18.75%) TDD
7 14 (17.50%) Open Source
7 14 (17.50%) Scrum
8 11 (13.75%) Performance Testing
8 11 (13.75%) Regression Testing
8 11 (13.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 10 (12.50%) Test Management
10 9 (11.25%) Manual Testing
10 9 (11.25%) Security Testing
10 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
11 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.00%) Test Scripting
12 7 (8.75%) Software Delivery
12 7 (8.75%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) C#
2 24 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.75%) Java
4 10 (12.50%) SQL
5 6 (7.50%) Python
6 5 (6.25%) Clojure
6 5 (6.25%) PHP
7 3 (3.75%) C
8 2 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) ISEB
2 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) SAP
3 3 (3.75%) HP
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) Panasonic
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CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Sanderson
Posted: 8 days ago
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Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 13 days ago