The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 21 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.08% - 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% - 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 186 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 84.95% 81.94% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 72 179 83
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Poole

Automated Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA