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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 63 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.57% 0.66% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.75% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -12.16%
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
463 531 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 88.02% 87.34% 85.84%
Number of salaries quoted 415 399 616
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 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
Poole -15 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
2 3 (75.00%) EDI
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) AOP
2 3 (75.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) HttpUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) DbUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Gradle
1 3 (75.00%) HttpUnit
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) EDI
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Thymeleaf
2 3 (75.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blockchain
1 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (75.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) AOP
1 3 (75.00%) API Design
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (75.00%) SAP