The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
FitNesse
Rank 123 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing FitNesse 3 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.50% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 5.08% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 21
Average salary £17,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-65.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.88% -4.66%
FitNesse
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
306 177 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.82% 9.77% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 262 149 177
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FitNesse across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FitNesse
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

FitNesse Salary Trend in Birmingham

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing FitNesse also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FitNesse.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Mockito
5 1 (16.67%) TestNG
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing FitNesse also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (16.67%) TestNG
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
1 5 (83.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA