The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 108 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 12 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.77% 0.96% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.06% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 9
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Automation 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
1431 1706 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.26% 90.55% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1490 1387
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%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Selenium
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Cadence
6 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (33.33%) QA
7 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) QA Automation
8 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (20.00%) CSS3
8 3 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Python
8 3 (20.00%) C#
8 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5
9 2 (13.33%) Banking
9 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
9 2 (13.33%) CMS
9 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Telecoms

Automation 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 (13.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
2 1 (6.67%) Redmine
2 1 (6.67%) TestRail
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (13.33%) QA Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) Behat
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) QA Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) API Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Content Management
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cadence
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Panasonic
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