The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 54 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.42% 0.20% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.23% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Median salary £36,250 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 - £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,674 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.01% +19.06%
Automated Testing
North 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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 426 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.42% 86.41% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 307 353 271
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Lancashire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Burnley - 2 £37,500 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £27,500 -
Blackpool +9 1 £47,500 -
Preston - 1 £37,500 -
Automated Testing
North West

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) QA
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Selenium
4 6 (50.00%) JIRA
4 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Workflow
4 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 6 (50.00%) QA Automation
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Ruby
6 4 (33.33%) JMeter
6 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
6 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 4 (33.33%) OWASP
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Telerik
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
6 4 (33.33%) iPad
6 4 (33.33%) Gerrit
6 4 (33.33%) API Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) ISTQB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) Gerrit
4 4 (33.33%) JMeter
4 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Tester
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (8.33%) Head of Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) Django
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) Guice
2 1 (8.33%) Java SE
2 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Workflow
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) API Testing
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) OWASP
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (8.33%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) HND
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Telerik
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Google
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