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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 27 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.10% 1.26% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 1.65% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -22.22%
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
166 242 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 85.13% 76.34% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 145 195 147
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,150 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 (86.67%) JIRA
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) QA
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (33.33%) TestDirector
5 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (33.33%) TestComplete
5 5 (33.33%) AccuRev
5 5 (33.33%) Selenium
5 5 (33.33%) People Management
6 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.67%) System Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Android
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
8 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
8 1 (6.67%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 5 (33.33%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) TestComplete
2 5 (33.33%) AccuRev
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
3 1 (6.67%) TestPartner
3 1 (6.67%) QADirector
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Tester
2 7 (46.67%) QA Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Software Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (33.33%) People Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Symbian
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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