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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 53 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% 0.21% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.24% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
335 411 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.03% 84.57% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 306 342 342
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) iPad
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Games
5 2 (28.57%) Telerik
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) Django
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS

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 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Django
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) Guice
2 1 (14.29%) Java SE
2 1 (14.29%) Play Framework
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) OWASP
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Telerik
2 1 (14.29%) Google
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