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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 28 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 12 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.00% 3.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 3.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
174 229 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 87.00% 79.51% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 151 160 174
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (65.00%) JIRA
2 9 (45.00%) QA
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) Selenium
4 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (30.00%) TestComplete
5 6 (30.00%) AccuRev
5 6 (30.00%) People Management
5 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (30.00%) TestDirector
5 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Requirements Management
6 5 (25.00%) System Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Ranorex
6 5 (25.00%) Load Testing
7 4 (20.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) ISEB
9 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) MS Access
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) JIRA
2 7 (35.00%) Selenium
3 6 (30.00%) TestComplete
3 6 (30.00%) AccuRev
3 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (30.00%) TestDirector
4 5 (25.00%) Ranorex
5 2 (10.00%) TestPartner
5 2 (10.00%) QADirector
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Tester
2 7 (35.00%) QA Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Software Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Software Test Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (30.00%) People Management
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 5 (25.00%) System Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
IT Recruitment Company
Salary: £20,000 - £28,000 DOE
Posted: 7 days ago