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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 16 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 8.12% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £33,000 - -
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
172 158 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 87.31% 79.80% 86.34%
Number of salaries quoted 166 114 158
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 March 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 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) ISEB
2 20 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 15 (46.88%) DSDM
4 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
5 13 (40.63%) Coaching
5 13 (40.63%) Functional Testing
6 11 (34.38%) .NET
7 10 (31.25%) SQL
7 10 (31.25%) BDD
7 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (28.13%) TDD
9 8 (25.00%) QA
10 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
10 7 (21.88%) Scrum
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) Java
11 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
11 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
12 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
12 5 (15.63%) System Testing
12 5 (15.63%) Compatibility Testing
12 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
12 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
12 5 (15.63%) Spring
13 4 (12.50%) C
13 4 (12.50%) JUnit
13 4 (12.50%) SOAP
13 4 (12.50%) Degree
13 4 (12.50%) Selenium

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
2 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) JUnit
4 4 (12.50%) Hudson
4 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 4 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 3 (9.38%) Subversion
5 3 (9.38%) Maven
5 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.25%) Gradle
7 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Test Leader
2 13 (40.63%) Tester
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Tester
3 10 (31.25%) Lead Tester
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Build Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Release Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
2 5 (15.63%) Spring
3 4 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (9.38%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (9.38%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) JMS
4 3 (9.38%) WSDL
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.38%) JSON
4 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (9.38%) REST
4 3 (9.38%) Servlets
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) JSP
6 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 15 (46.88%) DSDM
4 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
5 13 (40.63%) Coaching
5 13 (40.63%) Functional Testing
6 10 (31.25%) BDD
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (28.13%) TDD
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
9 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
10 5 (15.63%) Compatibility Testing
10 5 (15.63%) System Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
11 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (9.38%) Change Management
11 3 (9.38%) OOD
11 3 (9.38%) OO
11 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) C
4 3 (9.38%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) VCP4
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) Capita
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