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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 54 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 8 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.53% 2.70% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 3.03% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 5
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
446 627 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.44% 89.06% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 354 524 475
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) MySQL
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) CRM
5 7 (50.00%) SOA
5 7 (50.00%) Data Mining
5 7 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (50.00%) Back Office
5 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
5 7 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (50.00%) User Stories
5 7 (50.00%) Docker
5 7 (50.00%) Flask
5 7 (50.00%) Node.js
5 7 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (50.00%) User Experience
5 7 (50.00%) Microservices
5 7 (50.00%) React

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) EPiServer CMS
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Concordion
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) RSpec
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) Ant
3 3 (21.43%) Hudson
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) WATIR
4 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (7.14%) NuGet
5 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Django
1 7 (50.00%) Flask
1 7 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 7 (50.00%) Node.js
1 7 (50.00%) React
1 7 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Sass
3 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) CRM
4 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) Microservices
4 7 (50.00%) SOA
4 7 (50.00%) Speech Recognition
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) User Stories
5 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) OOP
6 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) EPiServer