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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 21 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 15 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 8.82% 5.45% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.20% 6.21% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 8
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
163 145 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 95.88% 87.88% 90.64%
Number of salaries quoted 150 140 166
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Stockport

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 14 (77.78%) ISEB
1 14 (77.78%) QA
1 14 (77.78%) Defect Tracking
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 12 (66.67%) Case Management
2 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium
4 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 4 (22.22%) iPad
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Appium
2 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Tester
2 12 (66.67%) Lead Tester
2 12 (66.67%) QA Leader
2 12 (66.67%) QA Tester
2 12 (66.67%) Senior QA Tester
2 12 (66.67%) Senior Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Mac OS X
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Defect Tracking
2 12 (66.67%) Case Management
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) QA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 12 (66.67%) VMware