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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +7.35%
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
160 87 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 78.82% 75.65% 68.12%
Number of salaries quoted 135 70 68
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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