The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 109 80 97
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 18 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 2.47% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 2.77% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 25
Median salary £36,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
1500 1658 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.92% 88.90% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1437 1283
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,576
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Bristol

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (63.64%) Degree
4 19 (57.58%) Selenium
4 19 (57.58%) Scrum
5 17 (51.52%) QA
5 17 (51.52%) SDLC
6 15 (45.45%) Java
7 14 (42.42%) .NET
8 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 13 (39.39%) SQL
9 12 (36.36%) HTML
9 12 (36.36%) Open Source
10 11 (33.33%) C#
10 11 (33.33%) JUnit
10 11 (33.33%) CSS
10 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 10 (30.30%) TestNG
12 9 (27.27%) Finance
12 9 (27.27%) Oracle
12 9 (27.27%) Windows
12 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
13 8 (24.24%) Protractor
13 8 (24.24%) Context-Driven Testing
13 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
13 8 (24.24%) JIRA
13 8 (24.24%) Jasmine
14 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
14 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
14 7 (21.21%) ISTQB

Test Automation
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 (12.12%) Apache
1 4 (12.12%) Confluence
2 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) Mule
3 1 (3.03%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (9.09%) Route 53
1 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.09%) MariaDB
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Selenium
2 11 (33.33%) JUnit
3 10 (30.30%) TestNG
4 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
5 8 (24.24%) Jasmine
5 8 (24.24%) JIRA
5 8 (24.24%) Protractor
6 6 (18.18%) Maven
7 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
7 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
8 4 (12.12%) Bugzilla
8 4 (12.12%) Capybara
8 4 (12.12%) FishEye
8 4 (12.12%) Hudson
8 4 (12.12%) SpecFlow
8 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
8 4 (12.12%) TestLink
9 3 (9.09%) SoapUI
9 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) French Language
2 3 (9.09%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
1 9 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) QA Leader
3 4 (12.12%) Software Tester
3 4 (12.12%) Tester
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 11 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.12%) SOAP
4 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) ELK Stack
5 3 (9.09%) LAMP
5 3 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (9.09%) Node.js
5 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (6.06%) Java EE
6 2 (6.06%) Spring
7 1 (3.03%) Ajax
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Camel
7 1 (3.03%) Apache CXF
7 1 (3.03%) OSGi
7 1 (3.03%) React
7 1 (3.03%) RESTful
7 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Handset
3 3 (9.09%) Blog
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Digital TV
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (57.58%) Scrum
4 17 (51.52%) SDLC
5 12 (36.36%) Open Source
6 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (24.24%) Context-Driven Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (18.18%) DevOps
10 4 (12.12%) BDD
10 4 (12.12%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Test Management
10 4 (12.12%) Test Strategy
10 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
11 3 (9.09%) Product Management
11 3 (9.09%) SOA
11 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) Groovy
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 6 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Graylog
1 3 (9.09%) Kibana
1 3 (9.09%) logstash
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
1 3 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Cadence
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago