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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 117 98 137
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +39
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 28 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.22% 1.64% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.90% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 6
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,429 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
2025 1629 1906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.24% 86.33% 86.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1367 1715
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 5 December 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (43.48%) Test Scripting
3 28 (40.58%) SDLC
4 24 (34.78%) Java
5 21 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 21 (30.43%) Selenium
5 21 (30.43%) Cucumber
6 20 (28.99%) ISTQB
7 19 (27.54%) QA
7 19 (27.54%) ISEB
8 18 (26.09%) HTML
8 18 (26.09%) SQL
8 18 (26.09%) CSS
9 17 (24.64%) Wealth Management
10 16 (23.19%) HP UFT
11 15 (21.74%) Finance
11 15 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 15 (21.74%) Performance Testing
11 15 (21.74%) BDD
12 14 (20.29%) Open Source
13 13 (18.84%) C#
14 12 (17.39%) Manual Testing
15 11 (15.94%) TDD
15 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
16 10 (14.49%) .NET
16 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
16 10 (14.49%) Case Management
17 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
17 9 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
17 9 (13.04%) Automation Testing

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 3 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) GitHub
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) MySQL
2 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.14%) Redis
5 3 (4.35%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Cucumber
1 21 (30.43%) Selenium
2 16 (23.19%) HP UFT
3 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (11.59%) WebDriver
5 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
6 6 (8.70%) Appium
6 6 (8.70%) JIRA
6 6 (8.70%) Vagrant
7 5 (7.25%) SoapUI
8 4 (5.80%) Gradle
8 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.80%) JUnit
9 3 (4.35%) Ant
9 3 (4.35%) Maven
9 3 (4.35%) MSBuild
10 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
10 2 (2.90%) Robot Framework
10 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Analyst
2 32 (46.38%) Test Analyst
3 25 (36.23%) Developer
4 16 (23.19%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Developer in Test
7 5 (7.25%) QA Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) QA Leader
8 3 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.90%) QA Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) CSS
1 18 (26.09%) HTML
2 10 (14.49%) .NET
3 8 (11.59%) Node.js
4 7 (10.14%) RESTful
5 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.70%) Browserify
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.35%) EDI
8 3 (4.35%) jQuery
8 3 (4.35%) SOAP
8 3 (4.35%) Spring
8 3 (4.35%) XML
9 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.90%) CSS3
9 2 (2.90%) HTML5
9 2 (2.90%) REST
9 2 (2.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Fintech
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Blockchain
4 3 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) Statistics
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Android
1 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (43.48%) Test Scripting
3 28 (40.58%) SDLC
4 17 (24.64%) Wealth Management
5 15 (21.74%) BDD
5 15 (21.74%) Performance Testing
5 15 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 14 (20.29%) Open Source
7 12 (17.39%) Manual Testing
8 11 (15.94%) TDD
9 10 (14.49%) Case Management
10 9 (13.04%) Automation Testing
10 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (11.59%) Functional Testing
11 8 (11.59%) Integration Testing
11 8 (11.59%) Regression Testing
12 7 (10.14%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 7 (10.14%) MVC
12 7 (10.14%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) Java
2 21 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (26.09%) SQL
4 13 (18.84%) C#
5 8 (11.59%) PHP
6 7 (10.14%) C
6 7 (10.14%) C++
6 7 (10.14%) Python
7 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.70%) Go
8 5 (7.25%) ES6
8 5 (7.25%) Ruby
8 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) ISTQB
2 19 (27.54%) ISEB
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle
2 3 (4.35%) Rackspace
2 3 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.45%) HP
4 1 (1.45%) Zend
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