The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 62 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.25% 2.13% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.64% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 18
Average salary £36,750 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
548 454 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.63% 80.50% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 464 354 404
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Coventry

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
3 8 (36.36%) ISEB
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) TestComplete
4 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
5 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Test Management
5 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Java
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) VBScript
7 3 (13.64%) .NET
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.09%) VB
8 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) UNIX

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) TestComplete
2 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Tester
2 6 (27.27%) Software Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Automated Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Telematics
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Test Management
3 5 (22.73%) Regression Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Release Management
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Kanban
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) VBScript
2 2 (9.09%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Jython
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISEB
2 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
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