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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 110 100 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 36 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.47% 1.28% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.48% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 23
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,625 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
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
2141 1618 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.49% 86.39% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1364 1756
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 October 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Java
3 24 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 21 (32.81%) SDLC
5 19 (29.69%) Selenium
6 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
6 17 (26.56%) HTML
7 16 (25.00%) CSS
7 16 (25.00%) Manual Testing
7 16 (25.00%) QA
7 16 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
8 15 (23.44%) SQL
9 14 (21.88%) Finance
9 14 (21.88%) ISTQB
9 14 (21.88%) Open Source
10 13 (20.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (18.75%) ISEB
11 12 (18.75%) MySQL
11 12 (18.75%) C#
11 12 (18.75%) PHP
12 11 (17.19%) Scrum
12 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
12 11 (17.19%) Node.js
12 11 (17.19%) Functional Testing
12 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
13 10 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
13 10 (15.63%) BDD
13 10 (15.63%) RESTful
13 10 (15.63%) Computer Science

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 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) SaaS
3 4 (6.25%) GitHub
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) MySQL
2 11 (17.19%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (12.50%) Redis
5 5 (7.81%) SAP HANA
6 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) Selenium
2 16 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
4 10 (15.63%) JUnit
5 9 (14.06%) Gradle
5 9 (14.06%) HP UFT
6 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 6 (9.38%) Appium
7 6 (9.38%) Vagrant
7 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
8 5 (7.81%) Ant
8 5 (7.81%) JIRA
8 5 (7.81%) Maven
9 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
9 4 (6.25%) SoapUI
10 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (4.69%) DbUnit
10 3 (4.69%) HttpUnit
10 3 (4.69%) XMLUnit
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Analyst
2 31 (48.44%) Test Analyst
3 23 (35.94%) Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Senior Test Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Developer in Test
9 4 (6.25%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) QA Leader
10 3 (4.69%) Quality Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Test Leader
11 2 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
11 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) HTML
2 16 (25.00%) CSS
3 11 (17.19%) Node.js
4 10 (15.63%) RESTful
5 8 (12.50%) .NET
6 7 (10.94%) XML
7 6 (9.38%) Browserify
8 5 (7.81%) EDI
8 5 (7.81%) jQuery
8 5 (7.81%) Spring
9 3 (4.69%) JSP
9 3 (4.69%) REST
9 3 (4.69%) SOAP
9 3 (4.69%) Thymeleaf
9 3 (4.69%) Web Services
9 3 (4.69%) XHTML
10 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.13%) Laravel
10 2 (3.13%) MEAN Stack
10 2 (3.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.81%) Blockchain
2 5 (7.81%) Cryptography
2 5 (7.81%) Fintech
3 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Statistics
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Android
2 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 21 (32.81%) SDLC
4 16 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 14 (21.88%) Open Source
6 13 (20.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Functional Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Scrum
7 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
8 10 (15.63%) BDD
8 10 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Performance Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Wealth Management
9 9 (14.06%) Regression Testing
10 8 (12.50%) Case Management
10 8 (12.50%) TDD
11 7 (10.94%) Automation Testing
11 7 (10.94%) Integration Testing
11 7 (10.94%) Mobile Development
11 7 (10.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) Java
2 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.44%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) C#
4 12 (18.75%) PHP
5 6 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 6 (9.38%) Go
5 6 (9.38%) Ruby
6 5 (7.81%) C
6 5 (7.81%) C++
6 5 (7.81%) ES6
6 5 (7.81%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.13%) VBA
8 2 (3.13%) XPath
9 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) ISTQB
2 12 (18.75%) ISEB
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Rackspace
2 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) HP
4 1 (1.56%) Zend
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