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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 32 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.06% - 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% - 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £33,500 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
144 118 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 91.14% 75.64% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 133 107 206
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014, 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 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (55.17%) .NET
4 15 (51.72%) Web Services
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (51.72%) TDD
5 11 (37.93%) SOA
5 11 (37.93%) ISEB
5 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
5 11 (37.93%) C#
5 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
5 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (37.93%) WCF
5 11 (37.93%) LINQ
5 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (37.93%) Ninject
6 8 (27.59%) BDD
6 8 (27.59%) QA
6 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
7 7 (24.14%) Selenium
8 6 (20.69%) System Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
9 5 (17.24%) Automation Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
9 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
9 5 (17.24%) Compatibility Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) Replication

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (6.90%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
4 4 (13.79%) Hudson
4 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
5 3 (10.34%) Subversion
5 3 (10.34%) TestPartner
5 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.90%) JUnit
6 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.90%) Gradle
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
2 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
2 11 (37.93%) C# Software Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Software Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Build Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) Web Services
3 11 (37.93%) WCF
3 11 (37.93%) LINQ
3 11 (37.93%) Ninject
4 4 (13.79%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) JSP
5 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 11 (37.93%) SOA
4 8 (27.59%) Software Testing
4 8 (27.59%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) System Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Automation Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
6 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Compatibility Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.34%) Line Management
8 3 (10.34%) Release Management
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.34%) HNC
3 3 (10.34%) HND
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Compuware
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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