The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 35 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.41% - 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% - 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £47,000 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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 Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
143 137 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 86.14% 78.74% 75.10%
Number of salaries quoted 134 127 178
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Stockport

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Stockport

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 15 (65.22%) SQL
1 15 (65.22%) Web Services
1 15 (65.22%) TDD
1 15 (65.22%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (47.83%) WCF
2 11 (47.83%) LINQ
2 11 (47.83%) Ninject
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) SOA
2 11 (47.83%) ISEB
3 8 (34.78%) QA
4 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) System Testing
6 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 5 (21.74%) Replication
6 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Compuware
7 4 (17.39%) SOAP
7 4 (17.39%) HNC
7 4 (17.39%) HND
7 4 (17.39%) TestPartner
7 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) WebDriver

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) TestPartner
1 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
1 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
1 4 (17.39%) Hudson
1 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) C# .NET Developer
1 11 (47.83%) .NET Software Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
1 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
1 11 (47.83%) C# Developer
1 11 (47.83%) C# Software Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Software Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Software Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Web Services
2 11 (47.83%) WCF
2 11 (47.83%) LINQ
2 11 (47.83%) Ninject
2 11 (47.83%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) TDD
1 15 (65.22%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) SOA
3 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) System Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) ISEB
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (17.39%) HNC
3 4 (17.39%) HND
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Compuware
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens + flexi
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago