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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 25 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.63% 3.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 3.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £30,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
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
140 171 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 87.50% 89.53% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 136 156 144
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
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 31 July 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Stockport

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 23 (82.14%) ISEB
3 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) QA
4 15 (53.57%) DSDM
4 15 (53.57%) TDD
5 11 (39.29%) BDD
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) .NET
7 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
7 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
7 8 (28.57%) System Testing
7 8 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
7 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (25.00%) Coaching
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.86%) SOAP
9 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
9 5 (17.86%) Selenium
9 5 (17.86%) Hudson
9 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
10 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.71%) Web Services
11 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
11 3 (10.71%) WebDriver

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
1 8 (28.57%) SpecFlow
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Hudson
2 5 (17.86%) Selenium
2 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
3 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.14%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
1 17 (60.71%) Test Analyst
2 14 (50.00%) Tester
3 7 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 7 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Lead Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Automated Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior QA Tester
7 1 (3.57%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) SOAP
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) JMS
4 2 (7.14%) WSDL
4 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) TDD
3 15 (53.57%) DSDM
4 11 (39.29%) BDD
5 8 (28.57%) System Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (25.00%) Coaching
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Line Management
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) C++
2 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (67.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
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