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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £38,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.79%
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 Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
327 195 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.58% 85.15% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 256 160 76
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Shropshire

Automation Testing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing