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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 23 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 20 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.10% 5.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.05% 6.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 0
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
181 217 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 91.41% 83.78% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 166 152 167
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 28 (87.50%) ISEB
1 28 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) DSDM
4 17 (53.13%) Functional Testing
4 17 (53.13%) Mentoring
4 17 (53.13%) Coaching
5 14 (43.75%) TDD
6 11 (34.38%) QA
7 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.75%) BDD
8 6 (18.75%) Hudson
8 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
8 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
8 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (18.75%) System Testing
8 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) .NET
8 6 (18.75%) SpecFlow
9 4 (12.50%) C
9 4 (12.50%) SOAP
9 4 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (9.38%) JSON
10 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
10 3 (9.38%) Line Management
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (9.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
1 6 (18.75%) Hudson
1 6 (18.75%) SoapUI
1 6 (18.75%) SpecFlow
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Tester
1 17 (53.13%) Test Leader
2 11 (34.38%) Lead Tester
2 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Test Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Tester
3 6 (18.75%) Software Tester
4 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) Servlets
3 3 (9.38%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) JMS
3 3 (9.38%) WSDL
3 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.38%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (9.38%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) UNIX
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) DSDM
4 17 (53.13%) Functional Testing
4 17 (53.13%) Mentoring
4 17 (53.13%) Coaching
5 14 (43.75%) TDD
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (18.75%) BDD
7 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
7 6 (18.75%) System Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (9.38%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.38%) OOD
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C
3 3 (9.38%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Capita
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