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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 25 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 14 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.73% 7.22% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 7.53% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 11
Median salary £45,000 £41,750 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% +30.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%

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
160 186 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 88.40% 95.88% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 152 178 179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 16 January 2017.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Stockport

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 18 (78.26%) ISEB
1 18 (78.26%) QA
2 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) Mac OS X
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (52.17%) Defect Tracking
3 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
3 12 (52.17%) Case Management
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Regression Testing
6 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
7 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
8 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Test Management
8 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
8 5 (21.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (21.74%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
9 4 (17.39%) SOAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Alfresco
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Lead Tester
1 12 (52.17%) QA Leader
1 12 (52.17%) QA Tester
1 12 (52.17%) Senior QA Tester
1 12 (52.17%) Senior Tester
1 12 (52.17%) Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) SOAP
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Mac OS X
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
1 12 (52.17%) Windows 10
1 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Case Management
1 12 (52.17%) Defect Tracking
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Regression Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (21.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
5 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Test Management
5 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) System Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.35%) BDD
8 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) ISEB
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) QA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Cognos
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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