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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 28 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.53% 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 2.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
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
174 135 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 87.44% 91.22% 78.62%
Number of salaries quoted 171 125 114
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Stockport

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (81.82%) QA
2 17 (77.27%) ISEB
3 16 (72.73%) Manual Testing
4 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) DSDM
5 10 (45.45%) BDD
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) TDD
8 7 (31.82%) Selenium
8 7 (31.82%) .NET
9 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
9 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
9 5 (22.73%) System Testing
9 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
9 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
10 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 4 (18.18%) Coaching
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.64%) Line Management
11 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
11 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
2 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
2 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
3 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.09%) Hudson
4 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
1 12 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Tester
3 6 (27.27%) Test Leader
4 5 (22.73%) Software Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Tester
5 4 (18.18%) QA Tester
5 4 (18.18%) Lead Tester
6 3 (13.64%) QA Leader
6 3 (13.64%) Senior QA Tester
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Tester
8 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) SOAP
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Manual Testing
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) DSDM
3 10 (45.45%) BDD
4 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) System Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Coaching
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Line Management
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (81.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
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