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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 27 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.56% 8.16% 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 8.84% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 15
Median salary £30,000 £35,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.08% +19.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
119 181 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 92.97% 92.35% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 108 165 172
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (87.50%) QA
2 13 (81.25%) ISEB
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (43.75%) Selenium
5 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
5 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
5 7 (43.75%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 7 (43.75%) Case Management
5 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) JIRA
5 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
5 7 (43.75%) VMware
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
6 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
6 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (31.25%) Bugzilla
7 5 (31.25%) DSDM
8 2 (12.50%) iPad
8 2 (12.50%) Cucumber

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 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JIRA
1 7 (43.75%) Selenium
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (31.25%) Bugzilla
3 2 (12.50%) Appium
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Automation Tester
2 7 (43.75%) QA Leader
2 7 (43.75%) Software Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Lead Tester
3 6 (37.50%) QA Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Senior QA Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Software Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
2 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) BDD
1 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Case Management
3 7 (43.75%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
4 5 (31.25%) DSDM
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) System Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) ISEB
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
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