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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
South West / Bristol
Rank 96 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 28 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.57% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.62% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 12
Median salary £50,000 £31,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
1628 1608 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 91.31% 90.19% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1418 1350
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 21 February 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (58.97%) .NET
3 21 (53.85%) Java
4 20 (51.28%) C#
5 18 (46.15%) Finance
5 18 (46.15%) Open Source
6 16 (41.03%) Selenium
7 15 (38.46%) Scrum
8 14 (35.90%) HTML
9 12 (30.77%) Manual Testing
10 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
10 11 (28.21%) Degree
10 11 (28.21%) CSS
10 11 (28.21%) OO
10 11 (28.21%) HTML5
10 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
10 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (25.64%) Cadence
11 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
12 9 (23.08%) Python
12 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 8 (20.51%) Perl
13 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
13 8 (20.51%) OOP
13 8 (20.51%) MVC
13 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
13 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
13 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
14 7 (17.95%) Big Data

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 (5.13%) CMS
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Selenium
2 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.56%) Redmine
3 1 (2.56%) TestRail
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Test Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Test Manager
4 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Test Automation Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) HTML
3 11 (28.21%) CSS
3 11 (28.21%) HTML5
4 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
4 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
4 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
5 3 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 1 (2.56%) Behat
7 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
1 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Open Source
3 15 (38.46%) Scrum
4 12 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 11 (28.21%) OO
5 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
6 10 (25.64%) Test Scripting
7 8 (20.51%) Front End Development
7 8 (20.51%) MVC
7 8 (20.51%) OOP
8 7 (17.95%) Project Management
9 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
9 5 (12.82%) SDLC
10 4 (10.26%) QA Automation
11 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
12 2 (5.13%) API Testing
12 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
12 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
12 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) Python
4 8 (20.51%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Cadence
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Panasonic
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