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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - - 10.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Test Automation
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
68 71 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 94.44% 82.56% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 49
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Salford