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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 31 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.98% 7.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 9.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 0
Average salary £36,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
174 218 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.57% 84.82% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 158 163 173
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 22 (81.48%) ISEB
3 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (62.96%) DSDM
5 14 (51.85%) TDD
6 12 (44.44%) QA
7 11 (40.74%) Functional Testing
7 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
7 11 (40.74%) Coaching
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (25.93%) BDD
10 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
10 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
10 6 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (22.22%) System Testing
10 6 (22.22%) SQL
10 6 (22.22%) .NET
10 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
11 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
11 5 (18.52%) Hudson
11 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
12 4 (14.81%) Degree
12 4 (14.81%) C
12 4 (14.81%) SOAP
13 3 (11.11%) XML
13 3 (11.11%) C++
13 3 (11.11%) Java
13 3 (11.11%) Servlets
13 3 (11.11%) JMS
13 3 (11.11%) OOD

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
2 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
2 5 (18.52%) Hudson
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
1 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Tester
2 11 (40.74%) Test Leader
2 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Test Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Lead Tester
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Tester
4 7 (25.93%) Software Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) Servlets
3 3 (11.11%) JMS
3 3 (11.11%) WSDL
3 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (11.11%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.11%) REST
3 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (62.96%) DSDM
4 14 (51.85%) TDD
5 11 (40.74%) Functional Testing
5 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
5 11 (40.74%) Coaching
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.93%) BDD
8 6 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (22.22%) System Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
9 3 (11.11%) OOD
9 3 (11.11%) OO
9 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.11%) Line Management
10 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C
3 3 (11.11%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 7 days ago