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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
South West / Dorset
Rank 60 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.34% 0.78% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.90% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Median salary £42,500 £33,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -15.62%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
364 667 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 81.07% 87.19% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 314 512 510
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +30 6 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
5 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 2 (15.38%) Moq
8 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (15.38%) QA
8 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) OOP
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) SOLID
8 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 2 (15.38%) React
9 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (7.69%) FogBugz
9 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Xbox
9 1 (7.69%) OO PHP

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 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) Moq
4 1 (7.69%) FogBugz
4 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
4 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Azure Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) React
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) SOLID
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Zend
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