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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 32 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.87% 0.47% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 0.65% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £31,500 £19,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.78% -45.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
141 153 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 81.03% 71.83% 85.91%
Number of salaries quoted 126 133 107
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £21,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Symbian
4 3 (37.50%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Back Office
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (12.50%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 5 (62.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) Laravel
2 1 (12.50%) li3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Symbian