The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 9 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 9.68% 3.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 3.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
Automated Testing
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 53 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 58.06% 86.89% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 47 62
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% -7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £59,000 £50,000
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 Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford 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 Salford

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Salford

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Salford region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) QA
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
1 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) OWASP
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 4 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Laravel

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) Appium
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) QA Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) QA Tester
3 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Tester
4 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Tester
5 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Developer
5 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS3
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
1 2 (25.00%) Laravel
1 2 (25.00%) li3
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) WAMP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) API Testing
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) OWASP
2 4 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA