The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 129 127 121
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.17% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.20% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Automation 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
2065 1532 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.37% 85.59% 84.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1232 1385
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 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 31 (93.94%) Selenium
2 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (66.67%) QA
4 20 (60.61%) WebDriver
4 20 (60.61%) Scrum
5 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
6 17 (51.52%) Software Testing
7 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
8 13 (39.39%) BDD
8 13 (39.39%) Migration
8 13 (39.39%) SQL
9 12 (36.36%) Automated Testing
9 12 (36.36%) Manual Testing
10 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
12 6 (18.18%) JBehave
12 6 (18.18%) TestNG
12 6 (18.18%) Compatibility Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
12 6 (18.18%) Web Services
12 6 (18.18%) Workflow
12 6 (18.18%) SpecFlow
12 6 (18.18%) Appium
13 4 (12.12%) Finance
13 4 (12.12%) HP UFT
14 3 (9.09%) Java
14 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
14 3 (9.09%) NeoLoad
14 3 (9.09%) QA Automation

Automation 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Skype
Development Applications
1 31 (93.94%) Selenium
2 20 (60.61%) WebDriver
3 6 (18.18%) Appium
3 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 6 (18.18%) JBehave
3 6 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 6 (18.18%) TestNG
4 4 (12.12%) HP UFT
5 3 (9.09%) NeoLoad
6 1 (3.03%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
1 20 (60.61%) Test Analyst
2 16 (48.48%) Tester
3 15 (45.45%) Software Tester
4 13 (39.39%) Software Analyst
4 13 (39.39%) Software Test Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Automation Tester
6 7 (21.21%) Test Leader
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Tester
7 6 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (18.18%) QA Leader
8 3 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Selenium Tester
9 2 (6.06%) Web Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) Scrum
3 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
4 17 (51.52%) Software Testing
5 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 13 (39.39%) BDD
6 13 (39.39%) Migration
7 12 (36.36%) Automated Testing
7 12 (36.36%) Manual Testing
8 11 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
10 6 (18.18%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Security Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Workflow
11 3 (9.09%) QA Automation
12 1 (3.03%) Keyword-Driven Testing
12 1 (3.03%) SDLC
12 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
12 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
12 1 (3.03%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
1 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Dynatrace
1 1 (3.03%) HP
1 1 (3.03%) New Relic
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago