The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 34 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.46% 2.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 175 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 69.47% 74.79% 71.13%
Number of salaries quoted 157 153 119
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Automated Testing
Staffordshire

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 22 July 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Automated Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) Back Office
3 4 (44.44%) Games
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Web Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
1 4 (44.44%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Hardware Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Web Testing
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA