The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 35 39 35
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 0.65% 1.01% 3.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.05% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 139 191 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.26% 95.98% 75.14%
Number of salaries quoted 112 172 128
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 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 in Stoke-on-Trent.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Stoke-on-Trent

Automated Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) PayPal
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Online Gambling
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Games

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 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) PayPal
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: From £32,958 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago