The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Automation Tester
Rank 229 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Automation Tester 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.081% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-12.63% -
Senior Automation Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5847 4795 5559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.12% 94.97% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4145 4927
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Senior Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Automation Tester
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Automation Tester Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Automation Tester
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Automation Tester across the South West region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Senior Automation Tester Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Automation Tester
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Automation Tester within the South West region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 4 £45,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £30,000 -
Senior Automation Tester
England

Senior Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Automation Tester in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) QA
5 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (50.00%) Coaching
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) Perl
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (50.00%) Ruby
5 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
5 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (50.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Ranorex
6 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (30.00%) FitNesse
6 3 (30.00%) JMeter
6 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (10.00%) UML
8 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) Legal

Senior Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (30.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (30.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (50.00%) Coaching
6 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) UML
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Management
7 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago