The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 33 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.78% 0.78% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 1.15% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £19,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% -57.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 174 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 73.51% 68.24% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 129 140 104
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £60,000
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 Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Automated Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (41.67%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Android
4 3 (25.00%) Symbian
5 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) AccuRev
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (16.67%) AccuRev
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Software Tester
2 5 (41.67%) QA Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Symbian
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