The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 120 116 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 21 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.89% 1.08% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.27% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 20
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £17,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
Automated Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2035 1570 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.38% 85.09% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1260 1429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (40.74%) Web Services
3 20 (37.04%) Manual Testing
4 16 (29.63%) Selenium
5 15 (27.78%) OO
5 15 (27.78%) QA
5 15 (27.78%) Degree
5 15 (27.78%) Waterfall
6 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
6 14 (25.93%) Windows
7 13 (24.07%) C#
8 12 (22.22%) .NET
8 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 12 (22.22%) Automation Testing
9 11 (20.37%) Java
9 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
9 11 (20.37%) Marketing
10 10 (18.52%) PHP
10 10 (18.52%) SQL
10 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
10 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
10 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.67%) ISEB
11 9 (16.67%) CRM
11 9 (16.67%) OOP
11 9 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (16.67%) HTML
11 9 (16.67%) Web Development
11 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) Node.js
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Heroku
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.56%) SaaS
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Redis
4 1 (1.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Selenium
2 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (14.81%) WebDriver
5 7 (12.96%) Appium
5 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
5 7 (12.96%) JUnit
6 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 6 (11.11%) Gradle
6 6 (11.11%) JBehave
6 6 (11.11%) SpecFlow
6 6 (11.11%) TestNG
7 5 (9.26%) JIRA
8 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (5.56%) NeoLoad
10 2 (3.70%) Ranorex
11 1 (1.85%) Bower
11 1 (1.85%) CocoaPods
11 1 (1.85%) DbUnit
11 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (20.37%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Local Government
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Analyst
2 21 (38.89%) Test Analyst
3 16 (29.63%) Developer
4 9 (16.67%) CRM Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 8 (14.81%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) QA Leader
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Test Leader
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (5.56%) Software Tester
8 3 (5.56%) Tester
9 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) Web Services
2 12 (22.22%) .NET
3 9 (16.67%) HTML
3 9 (16.67%) Visualforce
4 8 (14.81%) CSS
5 7 (12.96%) HTML5
6 6 (11.11%) CSS3
6 6 (11.11%) jQuery
6 6 (11.11%) REST
7 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.26%) XML
8 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (7.41%) Entity Framework
8 4 (7.41%) LINQ
8 4 (7.41%) XSLT
9 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.70%) RESTful
10 2 (3.70%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Linked Data
3 2 (3.70%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Windows 10
2 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
2 8 (14.81%) Windows 8
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.56%) Android
3 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.70%) Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (37.04%) Manual Testing
4 15 (27.78%) OO
4 15 (27.78%) Waterfall
5 12 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 9 (16.67%) Coaching
6 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (16.67%) CRM
6 9 (16.67%) OOP
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 9 (16.67%) Web Development
7 8 (14.81%) Functional Testing
7 8 (14.81%) MVC
7 8 (14.81%) Security Testing
7 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.81%) Test Management
7 8 (14.81%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) C#
2 11 (20.37%) Java
3 10 (18.52%) PHP
3 10 (18.52%) SQL
4 9 (16.67%) Apex Code
5 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.41%) XPath
7 3 (5.56%) C++
7 3 (5.56%) Ruby
8 2 (3.70%) C
8 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.85%) Python
9 1 (1.85%) Scala
9 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 11 (20.37%) ISTQB
3 9 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.85%) New Relic
4 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
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