The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 67 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.23% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.15% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £38,500 £47,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +90.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated 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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
495 651 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 86.99% 85.77% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 426 521 480
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Dorset

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 6 £38,500 - 3
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) JUnit
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Use Case
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) AOP
5 3 (30.00%) HttpUnit
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) SaaS
5 3 (30.00%) DbUnit
5 3 (30.00%) XMLUnit
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) C#

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) Ant
3 3 (30.00%) DbUnit
3 3 (30.00%) Gradle
3 3 (30.00%) HttpUnit
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 3 (30.00%) XMLUnit
4 1 (10.00%) FogBugz
4 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) EDI
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
3 3 (30.00%) RESTful
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Thymeleaf
3 3 (30.00%) XHTML
3 3 (30.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blockchain
1 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (30.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) AOP
2 3 (30.00%) API Design
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Zend
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