The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Tester
Rank 184 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Automation Tester
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3863 3647 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.53% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3189 3184 3202
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Manchester region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Manchester

Automation Tester
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday