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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 80 112 72
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -40
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 46 18 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.73% 0.93% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 1.08% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 44
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
Automated Testing
South West

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
1506 1659 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 89.27% 85.52% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1446 1395
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 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 26 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) JavaScript
3 39 (50.00%) .NET
4 34 (43.59%) HTML
4 34 (43.59%) OO
5 33 (42.31%) C#
6 22 (28.21%) Degree
7 21 (26.92%) Open Source
7 21 (26.92%) HTML5
8 16 (20.51%) Node.js
8 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
8 16 (20.51%) Finance
9 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
9 15 (19.23%) Java
9 15 (19.23%) SDLC
10 14 (17.95%) User Experience
10 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 14 (17.95%) ISEB
11 13 (16.67%) Scrum
11 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 12 (15.38%) Cucumber
12 12 (15.38%) Spring
12 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
13 11 (14.10%) Ruby
13 11 (14.10%) Games
13 11 (14.10%) MVC
13 11 (14.10%) React
13 11 (14.10%) Backbone.js
13 11 (14.10%) Mobile App

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 16 (20.51%) Node.js
2 9 (11.54%) CMS
3 3 (3.85%) WordPress
4 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (5.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.26%) MySQL
2 8 (10.26%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 9 (11.54%) Moq
2 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.26%) JIRA
3 8 (10.26%) Selenium
4 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.97%) JUnit
4 7 (8.97%) Mockito
4 7 (8.97%) PhantomJS
5 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.41%) NuGet
6 4 (5.13%) NUnit
6 4 (5.13%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (5.13%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.28%) eggPlant
8 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.28%) JBehave
8 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 11 (14.10%) Games
4 7 (8.97%) Electronics
4 7 (8.97%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.97%) Marketing
5 3 (3.85%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Developer
2 24 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 15 (19.23%) Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 13 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 12 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Tester
7 7 (8.97%) Lead Developer
7 7 (8.97%) QA Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Software Tester
9 5 (6.41%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Software Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.00%) .NET
2 34 (43.59%) HTML
3 21 (26.92%) HTML5
4 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.38%) Spring
6 11 (14.10%) Backbone.js
6 11 (14.10%) React
7 10 (12.82%) XML
8 8 (10.26%) jQuery
9 7 (8.97%) CSS
10 6 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (7.69%) Hibernate
10 6 (7.69%) Spring Boot
10 6 (7.69%) Thymeleaf
11 5 (6.41%) D3.js
11 5 (6.41%) Entity Framework
11 5 (6.41%) LESS
11 5 (6.41%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) User Experience
2 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.97%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.13%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.56%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 8 (10.26%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (78.21%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.59%) OO
3 21 (26.92%) Open Source
4 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
5 15 (19.23%) SDLC
6 13 (16.67%) Scrum
7 11 (14.10%) MVC
8 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.26%) OOD
9 8 (10.26%) UX Design
10 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.97%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (8.97%) Manual Testing
10 7 (8.97%) Programme Management
11 6 (7.69%) Software Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Kanban
12 5 (6.41%) Migration
12 5 (6.41%) TDD
12 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 33 (42.31%) C#
3 15 (19.23%) Java
4 11 (14.10%) Ruby
5 9 (11.54%) SQL
6 8 (10.26%) PHP
7 7 (8.97%) C++
7 7 (8.97%) Python
8 6 (7.69%) TypeScript
9 5 (6.41%) Clojure
9 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
9 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) ISEB
3 7 (8.97%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
2 7 (8.97%) SAP
3 1 (1.28%) HP
3 1 (1.28%) Remedy
3 1 (1.28%) Sage
3 1 (1.28%) Telerik
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 2 days ago