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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
South West / Bristol
Rank 103 118 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 24 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.48% 0.79% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.88% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 11
Median salary £47,500 £38,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.18% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,500 £40,000
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
1500 1595 1696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 92.25% 90.11% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1439 1367
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 19 January 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) .NET
3 16 (51.61%) Java
4 15 (48.39%) Finance
5 14 (45.16%) C#
6 13 (41.94%) Selenium
6 13 (41.94%) Open Source
7 11 (35.48%) Manual Testing
7 11 (35.48%) Scrum
7 11 (35.48%) HTML
8 9 (29.03%) Cadence
8 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
9 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
9 8 (25.81%) Degree
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 8 (25.81%) OO
9 8 (25.81%) HTML5
9 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
10 7 (22.58%) Python
11 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 6 (19.35%) Perl
12 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
12 5 (16.13%) OOP
12 5 (16.13%) Project Management
12 5 (16.13%) MVC
12 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
12 5 (16.13%) Banking
12 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
12 5 (16.13%) QA

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 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Ranorex
3 1 (3.23%) Redmine
3 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.23%) TestRail
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Test Manager
3 8 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Test Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Automation Test Lead
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Developer in Test
7 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Web Tester
8 1 (3.23%) QA Automation Tester
8 1 (3.23%) QA Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
3 8 (25.81%) HTML5
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.13%) Entity Framework
5 3 (9.68%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.45%) Spring
7 1 (3.23%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
1 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Open Source
3 11 (35.48%) Manual Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.81%) OO
6 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
7 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
7 5 (16.13%) MVC
7 5 (16.13%) OOP
7 5 (16.13%) Project Management
8 4 (12.90%) QA Automation
9 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
10 2 (6.45%) API Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.45%) SDLC
10 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) Python
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Cadence
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Panasonic
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