The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 29 64 73
Rank change year-on-year +35 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 3.33% 0.23% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 0.25% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 130 404 415
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 86.67% 92.03% 90.41%
Number of salaries quoted 109 259 344
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Bournemouth

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Bournemouth.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Bournemouth

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (55.56%) SDLC
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) SOLID
6 3 (33.33%) React
7 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (22.22%) Moq
7 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
7 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 2 (22.22%) OOP
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 1 (11.11%) ISEB
8 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) ERP
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
8 1 (11.11%) Marketing
8 1 (11.11%) QA
8 1 (11.11%) Selenium

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Moq
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Azure Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
5 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (33.33%) React
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago