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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 36 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.58% 1.56% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.68% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
165 179 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 96.49% 93.23% 75.43%
Number of salaries quoted 135 162 120
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) PayPal
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Appium
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Online Gambling
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Appium
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 4 (66.67%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer in Test
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) PayPal