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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 43 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.00% 1.44% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.78% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £43,500 £36,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.07%
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +13.33%

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
192 169 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 95.52% 81.25% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 161 149 148
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
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 13 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) PayPal
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Appium
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) OO

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 (12.50%) Appium
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Team Leader
1 7 (87.50%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) E-Commerce
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) PayPal