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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 89 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 31 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.00% 1.32% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.46% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 38
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £31,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
1434 1712 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.52% 90.11% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1489 1372
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 7 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) C#
3 32 (42.11%) .NET
4 29 (38.16%) HTML
5 27 (35.53%) Degree
6 24 (31.58%) OO
7 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
8 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
9 20 (26.32%) Selenium
10 19 (25.00%) Finance
10 19 (25.00%) Scrum
11 17 (22.37%) SDLC
12 16 (21.05%) SQL
12 16 (21.05%) CSS
12 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.05%) HTML5
13 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
14 14 (18.42%) jQuery
14 14 (18.42%) XML
14 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
15 13 (17.11%) Java
15 13 (17.11%) Manual Testing
16 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (15.79%) Open Source
16 12 (15.79%) Mobile App
16 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
16 12 (15.79%) MVC
17 11 (14.47%) Windows
17 11 (14.47%) QA
17 11 (14.47%) Software Testing

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 4 (5.26%) IIS
1 4 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) JBoss
2 1 (1.32%) Jetty
2 1 (1.32%) nginx
2 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
1 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.32%) Redis
5 1 (1.32%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Selenium
2 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
3 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (13.16%) JIRA
5 9 (11.84%) TeamCity
6 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
7 7 (9.21%) Moq
7 7 (9.21%) Subversion
8 6 (7.89%) NUnit
9 4 (5.26%) CruiseControl
9 4 (5.26%) Hudson
9 4 (5.26%) MSTest
9 4 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (5.26%) SpecFlow
9 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.95%) Mockito
10 3 (3.95%) NuGet
10 3 (3.95%) PhantomJS
10 3 (3.95%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) Electronics
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Games
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Billing
6 2 (2.63%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) C# Developer
3 19 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 18 (23.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (22.37%) Tester
6 12 (15.79%) Analyst
7 11 (14.47%) Test Analyst
8 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
9 8 (10.53%) Software Tester
10 7 (9.21%) Architect
11 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
11 6 (7.89%) Lead Developer
12 5 (6.58%) QA Tester
12 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
12 5 (6.58%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (6.58%) Senior Security Engineer
12 5 (6.58%) Software Analyst
12 5 (6.58%) Software Test Analyst
13 4 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) .NET
2 29 (38.16%) HTML
3 16 (21.05%) CSS
3 16 (21.05%) HTML5
4 14 (18.42%) jQuery
4 14 (18.42%) XML
5 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (9.21%) CSS3
8 7 (9.21%) Node.js
9 6 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (7.89%) Sass
9 6 (7.89%) WCF
10 5 (6.58%) Ajax
10 5 (6.58%) NHibernate
10 5 (6.58%) RESTful
10 5 (6.58%) SOAP
11 4 (5.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.21%) User Experience
5 6 (7.89%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.89%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.63%) SCADA
8 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Windows
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) OO
3 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
4 19 (25.00%) Scrum
5 17 (22.37%) SDLC
6 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (17.11%) Manual Testing
8 12 (15.79%) MVC
8 12 (15.79%) Open Source
9 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
9 11 (14.47%) TDD
10 9 (11.84%) Kanban
10 9 (11.84%) Web Development
11 8 (10.53%) Multithreading
11 8 (10.53%) Security Testing
12 7 (9.21%) BDD
12 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
12 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
13 6 (7.89%) Data Analytics
13 6 (7.89%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) C#
2 23 (30.26%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.05%) SQL
4 13 (17.11%) Java
5 8 (10.53%) Python
6 4 (5.26%) PHP
7 3 (3.95%) Clojure
7 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.95%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.63%) C
8 2 (2.63%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) ISEB
3 4 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) SAP
4 2 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (1.32%) Panasonic
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