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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 142 106 136
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +30
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 9 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.92% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.06% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 1
Median salary £29,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
2166 1605 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.30% 86.48% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1359 1728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,800 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 September 2016.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 23 (88.46%) Selenium
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) QA
3 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (46.15%) SQL
5 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
6 10 (38.46%) Scrum
7 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
7 8 (30.77%) BDD
8 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Migration
8 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
9 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
10 5 (19.23%) System Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (15.38%) HTTP
11 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
11 4 (15.38%) C
11 4 (15.38%) HTML
11 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
11 4 (15.38%) User Experience
11 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
12 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
12 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
12 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
12 3 (11.54%) HP UFT
13 2 (7.69%) Web Services
13 2 (7.69%) C#

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 4 (15.38%) HTTP
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Selenium
2 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 3 (11.54%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Analyst
2 18 (69.23%) Test Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Tester
4 8 (30.77%) Software Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Software Test Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Software Tester
5 7 (26.92%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (15.38%) Testing Analyst
8 3 (11.54%) QA Analyst
8 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Engineer
8 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) QA Tester
9 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
9 2 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (3.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (42.31%) Software Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) BDD
6 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
6 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
6 7 (26.92%) Migration
7 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
8 5 (19.23%) System Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
10 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
11 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (7.69%) Line Management
11 2 (7.69%) Load Testing
11 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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