The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
South West / Bristol
Rank 116 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.68% 0.056% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.058% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +43.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1575 1717 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.86% 97.01% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1542 1548
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Bristol

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 5 (35.71%) ISEB
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) System Testing
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
6 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
6 3 (21.43%) Jenkins

Automation Tester Skill Set
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 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 2 (14.29%) JUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Protractor
4 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 2 (14.29%) TestNG
5 1 (7.14%) Appium
5 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (7.14%) Calabash
5 1 (7.14%) Mocha
5 1 (7.14%) NUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Ranorex
5 1 (7.14%) Redmine
5 1 (7.14%) Robotium
5 1 (7.14%) TestRail
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) iPad
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) API Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) QA Automation
6 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Panasonic
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