The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 62 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.65% 1.55% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.94% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 3
Average salary £20,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
440 465 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.73% 80.03% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 370 397 333
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 8 £20,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -8 2 £19,000 -57.77%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

Automated Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
3 15 (83.33%) PHP
3 15 (83.33%) SOAP
3 15 (83.33%) OOP
3 15 (83.33%) Symfony
3 15 (83.33%) jQuery
3 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (83.33%) TeamCity
3 15 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) REST
4 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 14 (77.78%) .NET Framework
4 14 (77.78%) Degree
4 14 (77.78%) C#
4 14 (77.78%) C++
4 14 (77.78%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (16.67%) QA
5 3 (16.67%) Relational Database

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) TeamCity
1 15 (83.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
1 15 (83.33%) PHP Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Graduate Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Junior PHP Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Graduate PHP Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Junior
2 14 (77.78%) Graduate
2 14 (77.78%) Junior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) SOAP
2 15 (83.33%) Symfony
2 15 (83.33%) jQuery
2 15 (83.33%) REST
3 14 (77.78%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) OOP
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (77.78%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) PHP
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago