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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 71 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.73% 0.45% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.54% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
528 557 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.74% 84.39% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 436 473 478
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 2 - -
Wareham - 1 £40,000 -
Automated Testing
South West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Process Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) TestLink
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Software Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Struts
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) AWK
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago