The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 55 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 12 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.84% 2.29% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.75% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 7
Median salary £37,000 £44,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £44,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
576 510 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.48% 83.33% 86.30%
Number of salaries quoted 444 449 484
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Coventry

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (68.18%) REST
3 15 (68.18%) SOAP
4 14 (63.64%) TDD
5 13 (59.09%) SDLC
6 12 (54.55%) Finance
6 12 (54.55%) .NET
7 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (45.45%) jQuery
8 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
8 10 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (45.45%) MVC
8 10 (45.45%) C#
8 10 (45.45%) HTML
8 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
8 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
8 10 (45.45%) CSS
8 10 (45.45%) HTTP
9 9 (40.91%) Java
9 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
10 8 (36.36%) Selenium
10 8 (36.36%) QA
10 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
11 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
11 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
11 7 (31.82%) Mercurial

Test Automation
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 (4.55%) SAS
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (4.55%) DataStage
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
2 8 (36.36%) Selenium
3 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 7 (31.82%) Mercurial
4 6 (27.27%) RSpec
5 5 (22.73%) Ant
5 5 (22.73%) Hudson
5 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 5 (22.73%) JIRA
5 5 (22.73%) WATIR
6 4 (18.18%) Concordion
7 3 (13.64%) Subversion
8 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
8 2 (9.09%) Ranorex
8 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Software Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Automation Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) REST
1 15 (68.18%) SOAP
2 12 (54.55%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 10 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
4 13 (59.09%) SDLC
5 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (45.45%) MVC
7 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Scrum
8 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
9 5 (22.73%) BDD
10 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
10 4 (18.18%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) OOP
10 4 (18.18%) QA Automation
11 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
11 3 (13.64%) Issue Tracking
11 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
1 5 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
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